Trevor Bauer’s administrative permission was extended by 10 days done Aug. 6 connected Tuesday by Major League Baseball and the players’ relation portion the sport’s investigators cheque into allegations of intersexual misconduct against the Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher.
Bauer was placed connected 7 days’ paid permission connected July 2 nether the associated home violence, intersexual battle and kid maltreatment argumentation adopted by MLB and the players’ national successful 2015. MLB and the national person agreed to 3 extensions.
Police successful Pasadena, California, and MLB are investigating the allegations made against Bauer by a Southern California pistillate who says the pitcher choked her to the constituent wherever she mislaid consciousness and punched her during 2 intersexual encounters this year. The pistillate obtained a extortion bid against Bauer nether the Domestic Violence Prevention Act.
According to the woman’s declaration attached to the petition for the extortion order, she suffered injuries arsenic a effect of the 2nd encounter, including 2 achromatic eyes, a bloodied swollen lip, important bruising and scratching to 1 broadside of her face.
The pitcher’s agents, Jon Fetterolf and Rachel Luba, person disputed the allegations and Fetterolf said successful a connection that the pair’s little narration was “wholly consensual.” The connection said Bauer has messages from the pistillate asking for the benignant of “rough” intersexual interactions they had.
Attorneys for Bauer and for the pistillate said during a tribunal league past week they mean to telephone respective witnesses, including Bauer, and reason implicit the bid successful a proceeding that's expected to past 3 days.
Judge Dianna Gould-Saltman of Los Angeles County Superior Court delayed the opening of that proceeding until Aug. 2.
Bauer agreed to a $102 million, three-year declaration to articulation his hometown Dodgers earlier this twelvemonth aft winning his archetypal Cy Young Award with the Cincinnati Reds past season. Bauer is 8-5 with a 2.59 ERA successful 17 starts this season.