A drone dropped into the American League Championship Series before the first pitch was even thrown. No, this isn't a pre-Halloween hoax.
Indians starter Trevor Bauer cut open his right pinkie while fixing one of the hovering objects he likes to build and fly. Bauer won't start Game 2 of the ALCS against Toronto, again diverting the Indians' pitching plans for the playoffs.
Cleveland Manager Terry Francona, who has had to juggle his rotation for weeks because of injuries, managed to keep a sense of humor about the latest — and by far the strangest — setback.
“‘It's kind of...