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MLB Arbitrator Shyam Das fired

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MLB Arbitrator Shyam Das fired

CREATED May 14, 2012

Shyam Das, the arbitrator who overturned Ryan Braun's drug suspension back in February, has been fired by Major League Baseball. Several reports are confirming the firing, but I first saw it reported by ESPN. 

Das had been baseball's permanent arbitrator since 1999. He decided in February to overturn the 50-game suspension of Braun for positive drug test following a grievance hearing where the collection and shipping of Braun's sample did not follow the law in baseball's drug agreement. 

Read more here.