CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 26: Homer Bailey #34 of the Cincinnati Reds walks to the dugout after the first inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on August 26, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. All players across MLB will wear nicknames on their backs as well as colorful, non traditional uniforms featuring alternate designs inspired by youth-league uniforms during Players Weekend. (Photo by )
Photo: Stacy Revere/Getty Images
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Reds send Homer Bailey to Dodgers as part of blockbuster trade: Social media reacts

The Cincinnati Reds gave their fans an early Christmas present Friday by trading beleaguered starting pitcher Homer Bailey (1-14 last season) as part of a blockbuster trade with the Dodgers.

The Reds received outfielders Yasiel Puig and Matt Kemp, infielder Kyle Farmer, starting pitcher Alex Wood and cash for Bailey, who is due to make $23 million this season.

Here’s how the news played out on social media:

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