The Los Angeles team would remain responsible for the more than $22.5 million remaining on the 2020 NL Cy Young Award winner's contract.
The star's suspension for violating MLB's domestic violence policy was reduced.
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer has been suspended for two full seasons without pay.
The district attorney’s office decided not to press charges after reviewing text messages between Bauer and his accuser.
The star pitcher, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his home, will remain on paid leave.
A woman has accused the Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher of assaulting her. The LAPD is investigating the allegations.
The Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher will likely still take the mound against Washington even as police and MLB investigate allegations he assaulted a woman.
The player's agent said the sexual relationship was "wholly consensual."