Saturday November 12th, 2016

Full-time nerd and part-time Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer lent a helping hand to a young fan on Friday night, helping out with some questions regarding slope.

A fan by the name of “Maddie Martin” must have know that Bauer is a math and science buff, and hooked him in with a question about his drone before hitting him with inquiries regarding an upcoming test. Here’s how the exchange started:

Then came the math questions.

Wow, what a wild Friday night in the life of a baseball player.

– Kenny Ducey

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