Indians-Blue Jays ALCS Game 3: Twitter reacts to Trevor Bauer's bloody finger

Indians right-hander Trevor Bauer had his ALCS start against the Blue Jays pushed back to Game 3 because he cut the pinky finger on his pitching hand while repairing one of his beloved drones. That cut required 10 stitches, and MLB rules of course forbid the pitcher to wear anything like a bandage or band-aid on his pitching hand. So Bauer took the mound in Toronto on Monday night hoping the cut would stay closed ...

Well ....


That didn't happen. Now let's sample some Twitter reactions to Bauer's early and drone-induced departure from ALCS Game 3 ...

The inevitable Twitter account activation

Relevant film reference

Possible new market inefficiency

Relevant film reference II

From the editor's desk

Requisite hematology pun

History interrupted

Michigan vs. Ohio
Boy, Nature
Relevant TV show reference

Regarding that tweet, here, I made this for you ...


Happy to help.

Relevant film reference III

Regarding those "Bloody Sock" comparisons

Now go forth and be better person for having experienced social media.

CBS Sports Writer

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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