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Dodgers News: Why Trevor Bauer Was Pitching With One Eye Closed

Weird day out at Camelback Ranch.

GLENDALE, AZ - MARCH 01: Trevor Bauer #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers warms up in the bullpen prior to a spring training game against the Colorado Rockies at Camelback Ranch on March 1, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Rob Tringali/Getty Images)


Trevor Bauer has been known to do some odd things at Spring Training. Last year against the Dodgers, Bauer basically told hitters what was coming. He got away with it though, as he pitched relatively well. 

This week, Bauer once against did something out of the ordinary. Bauer appeared to be pitching with one eye closed during the 1st inning with the Dodgers facing the Padres. That led a lot of fans to wonder if there was an issue, or if he was just messing around with opposing hitters. 

Bauer explained why he was doing it to the media after his outing, 

Bauer explained he was in favor of putting himself in odd scenarios to better his game. The Dodgers certainly weren’t hurt by it though, as he tossed 3 scoreless innings against the Padres. 

Other Dodgers News

On the subject of Trevor Bauer, Dodgers pitching coach Mark Prior seems to be a big fan. He talked recently about how he impacts the younger players, and how he believes that his crazy worth ethic is rubbing off on them. 

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Written by Brook Smith

Brook is the Senior Editor of Dodgers Nation, with several years of experience in sports journalism. He is an avid Dodgers and Lakers fan, and can be spotted fairly often at Dodger Stadium and Staples Center.

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