The Braves acquired Matt Kemp for unknown reasons from the Padres in exchange for Hector Olivera. Olivera, hasn’t played since his domestic violence arrest in Washington D.C. Proving this trade was all about the benjamins, the Braves immediately released Olivera. While I get wanting to dump Olivera, I don’t really get what took them so…… Continue reading Padres Trade Matt Kemp To Braves For Hector Olivera
According to Jayson Stark and USA Today, MLB has announced that they have suspended Hector Olivera for half a season for violating the domestic violence agreement. He will be eligible to return on August 1st. https://twitter.com/jaysonst/status/735939497758597121 No word on why his penalty is so severe compared to Jose Reyes or Aroldis Chapman. It’s possible that…… Continue reading Hector Olivera Suspended For Half Season
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Olivera is the latest in a string of players involved in Domestic Violence cases.