Trevor Bauer #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers go back to the dugout after the top of the very first inning versus the San Francisco Giants at Dodger Stadium on June 28, 2021 in Los Angeles, California.
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Trevor Bauer, the pricey Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher, will miss out on the remainder of the 2021 baseball season and postseason as police authorities continue examining claims he sexually attacked a female.
Bauer, who rejects misbehavior, has actually been on administrative leave since of that probe because previously this summer season.
Major League Baseball and the union which represents its gamers consented to extend Bauer’s administrative leave through completion of the WorldSeries The contract followed both celebrations acknowledged that Bauer would not remain in a position physically to go back to play this season.
MLB is continuing its own examination of Bauer.
“Today Mr. Bauer agreed to extend his administrative leave through the playoffs in a measure of good faith and in an effort to minimize any distraction to the Dodgers organization and his teammates,” his representatives, Jon Fetterolf and Rachel Luba, stated in a declarationFriday “He continues to cooperate with the MLB investigation and refute the baseless allegations against him.”
“Again, by definition administrative leave is neither a disciplinary action nor does it in any way reflect a finding in the league’s investigation,” they included.
The Major League Baseball Players Association and the Dodgers decreased to comment.
In late August, the Pasadena, California, authorities department turned over findings of its examination to the Los Angeles County district lawyer’sOffice The DA’s workplace has actually made no decision on whether to charge him.
Last month, a Los Angeles judge rejected a long-term limiting order versus Bauer to the 27- year-old lady who implicated him of attack. She has actually declared Bauer choked her to the point of unconsciousness and consistently punched her throughout 2 sexual encounters.
Bauer, 30, was very first put on administrative leave on July 2 and has actually not pitched because June28 He has actually gotten pay throughout his leave.
MLB is not anticipated to choose whether to suspend Bauer up until district attorneys figure out whether to charge him.
The Dodgers signed Bauer, who won the National League Cy Young Award in 2015 as a member of the Cincinnati Reds, to a three-year, $102 million agreement inFebruary The offer made the pitcher among the greatest paid gamers in baseball.
— CNBC’s Jabari Young added to this report