"Raduff got a Blooder in the head because old Ugga wasn't quick enough with his club."
-- Goodman Kneen, in a letter to a cousin (QA3)
The word blood is defined as the red liquid that circulates in bodies of humans and other animals (Oxford English Dictionary).
Blood is likely to be what you get when a Blooder hits you during one of these early Quidditch matches, as they tended to be large enchanted flying rocks....
Lexicon list of Quidditch equipment and accessories
From the Web
WizardingWorld.com (Pottermore) features:
- Quidditch Through the Ages
- Things you might not know about Quidditch
- How to survive a Quidditch match
- A Blaggers guide to Quidditch
Harry Potter Wiki: Quidditch