As controversy continues to surge following the passing of Georgia's new voting law, Major League Baseball announced plans to find a new host city for both the 2021 All-Star Game and the draft.

MLB officials released a formal statement on the matter:

MLB

Following the MLB's decision, the Atlanta Braves organization released a statement regarding the All-Star Game relocation:

The Atlanta Braves are deeply disappointed by the decision of Major League Baseball to move its’ 2021 All Star Game.

This was neither our decision, nor our recommendation and we are saddened that fans will not be able to see this event in our city. The Braves organization will continue to stress the importance of equal voting opportunities and we had hoped our city could use this event as a platform to enhance the discussion. Our city has always been known as a uniter in divided times and we will miss the opportunity to address issues that are important to our community.

Unfortunately, businesses, employees, and fans in Georgia are the victims of this decision. 

We will continue to support the community legacy projects which have been planned and are in process.

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp released the following statement: 

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms released the following statement:

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