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Omar Vizquel Reaches Settlement of Sex Harassment Suit (1)

June 27, 2022, 8:59 PMUpdated: June 27, 2022, 10:16 PM

Claims against former MLB All-Star Omar Vizquel alleging he sexually harassed an autistic batboy when he was managing the White Sox minor league affiliate Birmingham Barons were dismissed Monday by stipulation of the parties.

The stipulation, filed in the US District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, provides no explanation for the dismissal but counsel for Vizquel, John Dana with Gordon, Dana & Gilmore LLC, said the parties reached a confidential settlement.

The dismissal of claims against Vizquel comes less than three weeks after plaintiff Ashtain O’Neal voluntarily dismissed his claims against the Chicago White Sox after reaching a ...