CLEVELAND, Ohio-- The Cleveland Indians tweeted out Friday afternoon that pitcher Trevor Bauer was pushed back to ALCS Game 3 due to a finger injury.
The Indians said he suffered a laceration to his pinky finger and needed stitches. A source told our John Telich that Bauer hurt his finger while working on a drone. The source also told JT that Bauer needed 10 stitches.
Bauer is scheduled to start Game 3 at Toronto on Monday, October 17.
Source confirming earlier report . Bauer hurt pinky working on drone. #indians
— .@JohnTelich8 (@JohnTelich8) October 14, 2016
Josh Tomlin will now start Game 2, on Saturday, October 15.
Indians ace Corey Kluber will start Game 1 of the AL Championship Series against Toronto tonight.
News: Josh Tomlin will start Game 2, w/Trevor going in Game 3 Monday.
Trevor suffered a laceration to his pinky finger, requiring stitches. pic.twitter.com/K8IeQi0cmj
— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) October 14, 2016