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Daily Red Sox Links: Chris Sale, Kyle Schwarber, Travis Shaw

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With Chris Sale making his first start since 2019, you might be wondering: Why did they “rush” recent trade addition Kyle Schwarber, not having him make any rehab appearances or get time at first base, but took their time with Chris Sale? (Chad Jennings; The Athletic)

The Field of Dreams game was the most watched game this season. MLB should do things like this more often. (Tara Sullivan; Boston Globe)

Teams on the west coast are dealing with smoke from the Dixie Fire in California. How are they coping and how should baseball handle these situations going forward? (Zach Buchanan; The Athletic)

Samantha Schultz, an astrophysicist, is helping the Oakland A’s pitcher be the best they can be. (Shayna Rubin; Mercury News)

Old friend Travis Shaw was placed on waivers by the Milwaukee Brewers. (Brew Crew Ball)

Trevor Bauer should NEVER play in a Major League Baseball game ever again. (ESPN)