Trevor Bauer says ball heave might have played a role in trade from Indians

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Trevor Bauer says ball heave might have played a role in trade from Indians
Trevor Bauer says ball heave might have played a role in trade from Indians

On July 28 of last year, Trevor Bauer made a start against the Kansas City Royals, which ended with the then-Cleveland Indians pitcher launching a ball over the centerfield wall at Kauffman Stadium as he was being pulled from the game. Two days later, the Indians traded the All-Star pitcher to the Cincinnati Reds, just ahead of the MLB's trade deadline. According to Bauer, the timing of the trade may not have been a coincidence. "Honestly, yeah, it might have," Bauer answered when asked if his heave played a role in him being traded while appearing on Barstool Sports' Pardon My Take podcast on Monday. "Obviously any information you have going into the deadline plays a part in decisions that are

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