Monthly Archives: August 2015

August 20

Court Dismisses Sleeping Fan’s Lawsuit Against MLB, ESPN, and the Yankees

Everyone should remember the story of Andrew Rector, the fan who was shown sleeping on camera during the Yankee-Red Sox Sunday night game on ESPN in April 2014, and subsequently sued Major League Baseball, ESPN New York, the Yankees, Dan Shulman, and John Kruk for defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress.  As we previously noted, […]