• Bloomberg


Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the first black manager in the big leagues, was sued with MLB commissioner Bud Selig by a woman executive who claims she was discriminated against.

Sylvia Lind, 48, said in a complaint filed Thursday in Manhattan federal court that MLB fails to employ Hispanic women as executives and discriminated against her in her job as director of baseball initiatives in the commissioner’s office.

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