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Major League Baseball to move All-Star Game from Atlanta in protest against Georgia voting law – Sydney Morning Herald

“Major League Baseball fundamentally supports voting rights for all Americans,” said MLB commissioner Rob Manfred, following discussions with the baseball clubs…



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Washington: US Major League Baseball announced on Friday (Saturday AEDT) that it will be moving this years All-Star Game from Atlanta in response to the recent passage of Georgias sweeping voting law, following the calls of other businesses to protect voting access there and in other states.
The leagues decision to pull the game, the biggest prize MLB can award its cities, represents a decisive departure for a league that traditionally has been reluctant to involve itself in what it views as potentially…

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