Trevor Bauer Says He Harassed A Woman Online To Show It’s Okay To “Stand Up To A Bully”

Today, Sports Illustrated’s Ben Reiter published the latest in a long line of profiles seeking to provide some insight into the mind of Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer, a sentient Reddit comment starting off with “by your logic” that also has a 95-mph fastball (as well as a variety of other pitches it claims to have learned by reverse-engineering spin-rate statistics). Unlike previous profiles, it took Bauer’s studied presentation of himself as someone who’s just too smart for baseball and/or the world seriously enough to interrogate it, and so left me believing that if Bauer had not gotten into baseball at a young age he’d be spending his time today prowling MRA and incel forums.
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