We’re entering the dog days of summer, which means the outcome for your team’s season is becoming increasingly apparent. That doesn’t mean there still aren’t questions to be answered.
Some folks — like Stacey, who might have won Tweet of the Week here — seem to be completely lost in the doldrums of the post-trade deadline season.
Here are some of the questions you passed along for this week’s MLB mailbag:
Which players do you see getting traded after clearing waivers that you think will make an impact on a contender this year?
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Not only did Lester hit his first career home run, he also joined the 2,000 strikeout club by punching out nine batters in four innings. The Cubs beat the Diamondbacks 16-4 on the strength of five home runs (two by Anthony Rizzo).
Who isn’t watching this game after Tuesday’s extraordinary contest? The two postseason contenders have put together a fascinating series so far, and the Indians will send Trevor Bauer (9-8, 5.25 ERA) to the mound to face off against Rick Porcello (4-14, 4.55 ERA).
This is not the first time Callaway has faced suspension during his time at Florida. He was suspended last spring amid sexual assault allegations. Callaway was accused of sexual assault in December of 2015 but testified that he was high on marijuana during the incident and was so stoned I had no interest in having sex with anyone.
Callaway was later cleared during his hearing in August of 2016 and was reinstated to the team after the hearing.