Following an investigation
into sexual harassment
allegations, Major League Baseball
suspended former New York Mets
manager Mickey Callaway
on Wednesday for at least the remainder of the 2022 season.
The Los Angeles
Angels fired Callaway, the team's pitching coach since October 2019, shortly after MLB announced the suspension. The Angels suspended him on Feb. 2 to begin the MLB investigation.
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred did not reveal the findings of the investigation, but stated in a statement, "I have concluded that Mr. Callaway violated MLB's policies, and that placement on the ineligible list is warranted."
Callaway was accused of sexual harassment by multiple women
The Associated Press
previously reported that Callaway, the former manager of the New York Mets, “aggressively pursued several women in sports
media and sent three of them inappropriate photos
,” citing a report by The Athletic.
According to the wire service, “Callaway sent uninvited and sometimes unanswered messages to the women via email, text, or social media
, and asked one of them to send nude photos in return.”