Trevor Bauer RUMORS & NEWS

  • Trevor Bauer trolls himself with funny offer after loss to Cubs

    Larry Brown Sports "Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer is making light of his surprisingly homer-prone start to the 2021 season. Bauer has now allowed eight home runs in 44.1 innings this season after giving up a bomb to Chicago Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward on Tuesday. That comes out to 1.6 home..." May 05

  • Building an Elite MLB Starting Lineup, Rotation Using Trevor Bauer's $40M Salary

    Bleacher Report "It's hard to put $40 million into perspective. That's how much the Los Angeles Dodgers owe reigning National League Cy Young winner Trevor Bauer in the first season of a three-year, $102 million contract, making him the highest-paid player in baseball in 2021. If..." April 30

  • Trevor Bauer takes on MLB in support of ex-teammate

    Yahoo! Sports "Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Trevor Bauer, who became the Cincinnati Reds' first-ever National League Cy Young Award winner last season, is giving away the custom-made cleats he wore in support of Reds outfielder Nick Castellanos to oppose Major League..." April 28

  • Trevor Bauer accused Fernando Tatis Jr. of peeking at signs. Did he? We asked three ex-catchers to weigh in

    The Athletic "Trevor Bauer’s accusation seemed straightforward enough: Fernando Tatis Jr. detected a sign by peeking back at Dodgers catcher Will Smith, using the information to tag Bauer for a home run and violating one of baseball’s unwritten rules in the process. Three former..." April 26

  • Fernando Tatis mocks Trevor Bauer twice after hitting 2 HRs

    The Score "San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. had some fun with Los Angeles Dodgersright-hander Trevor Bauer after blasting a pair of home runs during Saturday's game. Tatis broke out the "billionaire strut" made famous by UFC star Conor..." April 25

  • Fernando Tatis Jr. Posts Trevor Bauer As His Son After Being Called Out For Legally Stealing Signs

    Total Pro Sports "With the Dodgers-Padres rivalry heating up, Trevor Bauer decided to add even more gasoline on the fire after video surfaced showing Fernando Tatis Jr. appearing to look down and get the catcher’s signs before he hit a home run. It should be noted that this is perfectly..." April 25

  • Trevor Bauer takes jab at Fernando Tatis Jr. for potentially stealing signs in 2-HR game

    The Score "Fernando Tatis Jr. may have had an edge during his two-homer game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. During his sixth-inning at-bat against Trevor Bauer, the San Diego Padres phenom appeared to glance back toward Dodgers catcher Will..." April 25

  • Trevor Bauer after Fernando Tatis mocked him: 'I'm all for it'

    The Score "Fernando Tatis Jr. added a new element of fun to baseball's hottest rivalry Saturday, and Trevor Bauer loved what he saw from his opponent. After Tatis launched two home runs off a Cy Young winner for the second straight night, the San Diego..." April 25

  • Manny Machado had great reaction after being struck out by Trevor Bauer

    Larry Brown Sports "Manny Machado had a great reaction after being struck out by Trevor Bauer on Saturday night. Machado has a history of dominating Bauer when they face each other. Entering Saturday, Machado was 12/19 in his career against Bauer with two doubles and four home runs. Yes,..." April 25

  • 11 Observations after 11 riveting hours of Dodgers-Padres baseball

    The Athletic "On the final out of the weekend, a three-game series of spills and thrills and rallies, Padres first baseman Eric Hosmer tilted his head skyward and squinted through the late-afternoon glare. The crowd at Petco Park — at least the members clad in brown and yellow — rose to..." April 19

  • Padres' Blake Snell, Dodgers' Trevor Bauer blame each other for damage to mound

    The Score "San Diego Padres left-hander Blake Snell wasn't happy with the condition of the mound during Sunday's finale against the Los Angeles Dodgers, and he put the blame directly on counterpart Trevor Bauer. "Bauer, he be digging in that mound a..." April 19

  • Dodgers' Trevor Bauer unlikely to face punishment for suspicious baseballs?

    Yardbarker "Eyes were raised on Thursday when reports surfaced that Major League Baseball had collected multiple baseballs thrown by Los Angeles Dodgers ace and reigning National League Cy Young Award winner Trevor Bauer during Wednesday's 4-3 loss to the Oakland..." April 09

  • Trevor Bauer rips MLB over cheating story

    Larry Brown Sports "Trevor Bauer is being investigated by MLB for possibly using a foreign substance on baseballs during his start on Wednesday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher is already firing back. Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reported on Thursday that MLB has collected..." April 09

  • Dodgers' Trevor Bauer Subject of MLB Inspection for Suspicious Baseballs

    Bleacher Report "Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer is under investigation by MLB as a result of suspicious substances on baseballs from his last start, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. Umpires in Bauer's last start collected multiple balls he threw during the game and..." April 08

  • Trevor Bauer takes no-hitter into 7th in Dodgers debut

    The Score "Trevor Bauer was worth every penny in his first start for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Bauer, the reigning National League Cy Young Award winner, took a no-hitter into the seventh inning Friday against the Colorado Rockies during a brilliant start at Coors Field. He..." April 03

  • Dodgers' Trevor Bauer gives bullying victim 'incredible' day "When Megan Aronson asked her Twitter followers to wish her son, Kanon, who was dealing with bullying at multiple schools, a happy 11th birthday, she was only expecting a few of her followers to respond. But hours after tweeting, Aronson noticed the tweet had gone viral. Kanon was the..." March 27

  • Scott Servais’ retort to Trevor Bauer: ‘Our guys were hitting with one eye shut’

    Seattle Times "There is an intensity to Mariners manager Scott Servais that isn’t often seen by fans or television cameras. He’s too controlled and self-disciplined to let it become noticeable or turn into a spectacle. But it’s there. And when the right buttons are pushed, it comes..." March 24

  • No doubt, Trevor Bauer is as quirky as advertised. How do his Dodgers teammates feel?

    Los Angeles Times "Earlier this month, on a windy, sunny morning, Trevor Bauer emerged with a camera on the backfields at Camelback Ranch. He recorded Kenley Jansen, his regular catch partner, as they walked out together. Dodgers third base coach Dino Ebel made a cameo and waved for the lens...." March 22

  • Dodgers' Trevor Bauer Receives Warning From MLB Over a Small Uniform Violation

    Dodgers Nation "Fans are well aware of MLB’s continued assault on fun in the game of baseball. Dodgers fans got a good taste of that last year with the whole Joe Kelly fallout. Trevor Bauer was a part of that when he tried to wear cleats in support of Joe, but the league shut him..." March 15

  • Trevor Bauer pitched inning of spring training start with one eye closed

    Yahoo! Sports "Becoming more than $100 million richer appears to have done very little to change Trevor Bauer. The new Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher made his second spring training start on Saturday against the division rival San Diego Padres, throwing three scoreless innings with three..." March 07

  • Trevor Bauer was ready to join Mets after merch fiasco: ‘It’s f–king over’

    New York Post "If not for his agent, Trevor Bauer may have been a Met. Rachel Luba didn’t convince the NL Cy Young award winner to sign with the Dodgers, but she told him to rethink his decision amid his frustration about merchandise popping up on his website prematurely suggesting he..." March 03

  • New York Mets 'happy' after missing Trevor Bauer

    CBS Sports "The Mets seriously pursued Trevor Bauer before he signed with the Dodgers, and, on Monday, team president Sandy Alderson said the team is "very happy" with their roster even without Bauer. Alderson seemed to joke Bauer would've been New York's third or fourth..." March 01

  • Trevor Bauer's Twitter antics are becoming a distraction for him

    CBS Sports "Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer star is known for partly his online presence. Bauer got into it on Twitter with New York Metspitcher Noah Syndergaard over the weekend as the two trolled each other, posted screenshots of comments and traded some social..." February 22

  • Dodgers' Trevor Bauer chirps on Twitter with another Mets pitcher, Marcus Stroman

    USA Today "Another day, another Twitter beef between Trevor Bauer and a starting pitcher for the New York Mets.  On the heels of his Friday night roast-a-thon with Noah Syndergaard, Bauer this time engaged Marcus Stroman on the social media platform that both players are..." February 21

  • Noah Syndergaard feuds with Trevor Bauer over botched free-agent announcement

    The Score "There's a new feud brewing in Major League Baseball between New York Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard and new Los Angeles Dodgers hurler Trevor Bauer. It all started Friday evening when Syndergaard took a thinly veiled shot at Bauer using two..." February 19

  • Dodgers have message for fans disappointed by Trevor Bauer signing

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Dodgers signed the biggest free agent pitcher on the market and have a message for anyone doubting their move. The Dodgers last week signed Trevor Bauer to a 3-year deal worth up to $102 million. The signing was made official on Thursday, and Bauer was introduced at a..." February 12

  • Trevor Bauer grilled on his past in Dodgers introduction: 'I am committed to being better on social media'

    USA Today "Trevor Bauer leveraged his passion for technology, pitch design and progressive training techniques into the 2020 National League Cy Young Award and a three-year, $102 million contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers.  Yet due to several missteps in his aggressive use of social..." February 11

  • Trevor Bauer apologizes to Mets fans for confusing end to his free agency sweepstakes

    New York Daily News "Trevor Bauer, two days after making his decision, realized where he went wrong. Bauer signed with the Dodgers Friday afternoon after many believed he would pick the Mets in the final two team showdown. The night before he made his decision, baseball reporters relayed information from..." February 08

  • Mets thought they had reached a deal with Trevor Bauer

    New York Post "There was a time in the final 24 hours of the negotiation in which the Mets believed they had reached agreement with Trevor Bauer, three sources told The Post. They felt terms had been approved by both sides and that they were working with one of his agents, Jon Fetterolf, toward finalizing..." February 08

  • Be Patient, Mets Fans: Trevor Bauer Snub May Be Blessing in Disguise

    Bleacher Report "The Trevor Bauer saga came to a conclusion Friday night when the 2020 NL Cy Young Award winner announced he had agreed to a three-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers on his YouTube channel.  Bauer once seemed destined for the bright lights and big stage in New..." February 07

  • The Winners and Losers After Trevor Bauer Signs $102M Contract with Dodgers

    Bleacher Report "The defending World Series champions just got stronger. On Friday, the Los Angeles Dodgers agreed to a three-year deal with free-agent starter Trevor Bauer, who confirmed the signing on his YouTube channel. According to Mark Feinsand of, Bauer's deal is..." February 06

  • How Mets fans on Twitter reacted to losing out on free agent pitcher Trevor Bauer

    CBS Sports "In one of the most biggest moves of the MLB offseason, reigning Cy NL Young Award winner Trevor Bauer announced that he's signing with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday. The announcement comes after the New York Mets were aggressively attempting to add Bauer to the..." February 05

  • Trevor Bauer turned grievance into $102 million and a Cy Young. How will he handle life with Dodgers?

    USA Today "Chavez Ravine is 31 miles and a 45-ish minute drive from Hart High School, a long stretch of I-5 connecting two of Southern California’s staples, Magic Mountain and Dodger Stadium, which once again is the home of the reigning World Series champions. It’s now a symbolic..." February 05

  • Los Angeles Dodgers, Trevor Bauer Agree To Deal "The Dodgers have reportedly landed free-agent prize Trevor Bauer. The reigning National League Cy Young Award winner has agreed to terms on a contract with the defending World Series champs, according to a report from MLB Network insider Jon Heyman on Friday. The club has not confirmed the..." February 05

  • Why Trevor Bauer will give either the Mets or Dodgers baseball's best rotation in 2021

    CBS Sports "In reading the proverbial tea leaves, it sounds like top free-agent starting pitcher Trevor Bauer is going to choose his new home before long. The consensus seems to be that there are two finalists here, one NL team on each coast in the New York Mets and Los..." February 05

  • New York Mets are ‘engaged with’ Trevor Bauer

    NJ "The Trevor Bauer Show is about to reach a conclusion. At least that’s what MLB Network’s Jon Heyman reports. Mets are engaged with Trevor Bauer. They expect to hear something — one way or another — in the next 24 hours or so. Situation is..." February 04

  • Trevor Bauer Contract Offer Likely to Be Less Than Record $36M AAV

    Bleacher Report "The New York Mets have reportedly made an offer to pitcher Trevor Bauer worth less than the record annual value of $36 million and only for three or four years, according to Jon Heyman of MLB Network. The reported offer could also feature..." January 28

  • Angels Not Expected To Pursue Trevor Bauer

    MLB Trade Rumors "Though they’ve been linked in the past, at least speculatively, the Angels are evidently foregoing pursuit of top free agent starter Trevor Bauer. Maria Torres of the Los Angeles Times reports that the Los Angeles organization just doesn’t see itself as a..." January 28

  • Trevor Bauer Rumored to Be Seeking $250 Million and Holding Out Hope for Dodgers

    Dodgers Nation "The Trevor Bauer sweepstakes will be coming to an end in the next few weeks if all goes well. And if everything goes according to plan for Trevor Bauer, he will be getting a record-setting deal. As of right now, the Dodgers are still in the conversation as we close in on Spring..." January 27

  • Ranking Trevor Bauer's Final Free-Agent Options and Predicting Contract Terms

    Bleacher Report "With clubs across Major League Baseball set to report for spring training in February, the free-agent sweepstakes for ace hurler Trevor Bauer may be nearing a conclusion. So, we thought we'd break down his remaining suitors and offer a fresh prediction for his..." January 26

  • New York Mets Make “Record” Offer to Trevor Bauer

    Mets Merized Online "According to Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY Sports, the New York Mets have made a sizable offer to free-agent right-hander Trevor Bauer hoping to secure his services for 2021 and possibly beyond. Per the report: “[The Mets] have formally offered [Bauer] a..." January 26

  • Mets still in on Trevor Bauer

    SNY TV "The Mets continue to be engaged on free agent pitcher Trevor Bauer, according to league sources. An agreement is not close, and there are other clubs involved. Over the weekend, several outlets raised Bauer’s past conduct on social media as a concern for the Mets after..." January 25

  • 3 teams who could give Trevor Bauer a big one-year deal

    CBS Sports "With less than a month to go until pitchers and catchers report for spring training, the top of the free-agent market is starting to move. Two of the five best players in the class have agreed to terms in the past week: DJ LeMahieu with the Yankees and George..." January 22

  • These two teams are reportedly frontrunners for Trevor Bauer

    Larry Brown Sports "The market for free agent pitcher Trevor Bauer appears to be heating up, but two teams may be at the forefront of it. According to Mark Feinsand of, the New York Mets and Los Angeles Angels are believed to be the teams with the best shot at Bauer at this time. The Mets,..." January 21

  • Blue Jays could still pursue Trevor Bauer

    Larry Brown Sports "The free-spending Toronto Blue Jays may not be done yet in the free agent market. The Blue Jays signed outfielder George Springer to a $150 million deal on Tuesday in one of the biggest moves of the offseason. There was some thought that such a significant financial..." January 20

  • Dodgers keeping close eye on Trevor Bauer

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Dodgers are projected to have the highest payroll in baseball in 2021, but that does not mean they are opposed to spending big this offseason. ESPN’s Jeff Passan reported on Wednesday that the Dodgers are closely monitoring the market for starting..." January 20

  • Blue Jays in contact with Trevor Bauer "Trevor Bauer has always been one of MLB's most analytical and outspoken players, but strictly in terms of performance, he hardly could have put up a stronger platform season (11 starts, NL-best 1.73 ERA, 100-to-17 strikeout-to-walk ratio in 73 innings) before his first foray into free..." January 15

  • Does Trevor Bauer Have A Case For Gerrit Cole’s AAV?

    MLB Trade Rumors "In an article yesterday,’s Mark Feinsand made a statistical case that Trevor Bauer’s recent body of work justifies him matching or exceeding the record $36MM average annual value Gerrit Cole received in December 2019.  While it may not be true that..." January 12

  • Top 20 MLB free agents still available

    Sportsnaut "As we enter the 2021 season and get closer to spring training, the ice-cold stove should be starting to warm up as MLB free agents sign. Teams still have lots of holes on their rosters and the time to fill them is now, so January and February should bring lots of signings. Here are..." January 11

  • Trevor Bauer Discusses Free Agency

    MLB Trade Rumors "Trevor Bauer has relied heavily on social media to keep fans aware of his trip through free agency, and the right-hander shared his latest thoughts in a new YouTube video detailing his top priorities in finding a new team.  Some of these sentiments have been shared by..." January 11