MLB's statement in response to the Rodriguez lawsuit

This is an eventful Friday. There are four playoff games scheduled and lawsuits up the wazoo. Not only do we have Alex Rodriguez's lawsuit against MLB but Albert Pujols filed a suit against Jack Clark in regards to remarks Clark made on his short-lived radio show about Pujols using performance enhancing drugs. Plus, MLB is busy in San Jose with another hearing in regards to the antitrust suit. Phew.

Anyway, here is MLB's statement following the news of A-Rod's suit: