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Court upholds $1.5M award to analyst in MLB Network firing - Minneapolis Star Tribune

NEWARK, N.J. -- A New Jersey appeals court on Thursday upheld a $1.5 million jury award to former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Mitch Williams stemming from his firing by the MLB Network in 2014 over his alleged conduct at a youth baseball tournament.

The former closer, nicknamed "Wild Thing" for his on-field antics with the Phillies and five other major league teams, sued after the network cited a morals clause in his contract to terminate him.

Williams, who pitched for the Phillies in the 1993 World Series, was hired as an analyst to a five-year contract with MLB Network in 2011.

Two articles on the sports website Deadspin described his alleged behavior at a May 2014 tournament in Maryland involving a team of 10-year-olds that included Williams' son.

Williams swore at umpires and ordered one of his pitchers to throw at an opposing ...

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Court upholds $1.5M award to analyst in MLB Network firing

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