Baseball: Bauer pitches in U.S. for 1st time since MLB suspension


Trevor Bauer pitched three dominant innings against minor leaguers of his former team the Los Angeles Dodgers in an exhibition game Sunday, in a bid to earn himself a return to the major leagues.

Bauer, who spent last season in Japan after being suspended for a record 194 games for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence and sexual assault policy, was on the mound for the Asian Breeze, an independent team that plays exhibition games against minor leaguers with the hope of catching the attention of scouts.

The 2020 National League Cy Young Award winner struck out four and allowed ju...

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