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Bleed Cubbie Blue 3 hours ago
The Cubs should not trade for Manny Machado

The Cubs should not trade for Manny Machado

Four months of Machado isn’t worth the price. This May has a similar feeling to last May. The Cubs have a lot of talent, but it just doesn’t seem to be clicking consistently and so, once again, they find themselves at the center of trade discussions. If your Twitter feed looks anything like mine, you’re seeing a pretty constant stream of rumors about Manny Machado. Manny Machado is an exceptionally talented shortstop/third baseman for the Orioles who will be a free agent next season. By all accounts he wants to hit the free agent market. In other words, this trade would look a lot...
The Republican 4 hours ago
Manny Machado trade rumors: Baltimore Orioles 'have begun fielding calls' on star shortstop (report)

Manny Machado trade rumors: Baltimore Orioles 'have begun fielding calls' on star shortstop (report)

The Baltimore Orioles have begun fielding calls on star shortstop Manny Machado, according to Jon Heyman of FRS Baseball.

What would it take for the Phillies to trade for Manny Machado this summer?

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The Baltimore Wire 11 hours ago

Baltimore Orioles: 5 Teams Manny Machado Could End Up On

At this point, it’s essentially a foregone conclusion that the Baltimore Orioles will trade Manny Machado this season—but where will he end up? At this point, it’s essentially a foregone conclusion that the Baltimore Orioles will trade Manny Machado this season. He’s in the final year of his contract, he’s definitely not signing an extension, […] Baltimore Orioles: 5 Teams Manny Machado Could End Up On - The Baltimore Wire - The Baltimore Wire - A Baltimore Sports Site -Orioles, Ravens, Terrapins and More
The Baltimore Wire May 23, 2018

What Would it Take for Baltimore Orioles to Trade Manny Machado to Cubs?

The Baltimore Orioles should highly consider a trade with the Chicago Cubs for the talents of Manny Machado. The Chicago Cubs in the past two years have shown their aggressive nature in the trade market. As the Baltimore Orioles continue their plummet to the bottom of Major League Baseball, its only fitting that the team […] What Would it Take for Baltimore Orioles to Trade Manny Machado to Cubs? - The Baltimore Wire - The Baltimore Wire - A Baltimore Sports Site -Orioles, Ravens, Terrapins and More
BaltimoreBaseball.com May 23, 2018

Tap-In Question: Which current Orioles would you build around for the future?

I always enjoy when a previous blog entry leads us to a Connolly’s Tap Room topic. That happened Tuesday, when I wrote about shortstop Manny Machado, and stressed the Orioles’ need to remain patient until late July when they can get the most for him on the trade market. Several of the comments I received […]
Baltimore Sun May 22, 2018

Cubs try to ignore local media's obsession with Manny Machado

Manny Machado Week entered Day Two on Tuesday, and no one seemed to be enjoying the hoopla as much as the Orioles themselves. A Baltimore Sun headline on Machado Watch read “Orioles teammates play along as Manny Machado is greeted in Chicago as potential savior for Cubs.” The story accompanying...

At what price, Manny Machado? Sorry, Phillies. It's infinity and beyond! | David Murphy

Manny Machado is a generational player at a premium position who will encounter unprecedented demand. Which means he is headed for the open market, even if the Phillies trade for him.
Baltimore Sun May 22, 2018

Albert Almora Jr. won't try to recruit good friend Manny Machado to Cubs

Albert Almora Jr. said he hopes to have lunch Wednesday with Miami childhood friend Manny Machado, but Almora won’t put on a recruiting blitz for the Cubs. “When we talk, we talk about family, his wife, my son and wife — that’s it,” Almora said of his conversations with Machado, the Orioles superstar...
Chicago Sun-Times May 22, 2018
Manny Machado to the Cubs? Gary Thorne seems to think so

Manny Machado to the Cubs? Gary Thorne seems to think so

Manny Machado trade rumors have been swirling around the MLB and Chicago has been at the epicenter.
Baltimore Sun May 22, 2018

Double trouble: Orioles' Manny Machado needs to go, Preakness needs to stay

The two biggest sports stories in Baltimore right now would not appear to be related in any way other than their geographical proximity, and yet they share a common thread. Manny Machado seems to be headed out of town and so does the Preakness. They even share a common number. It has been widely...

Do the White Sox really think Manny Machado would want to play for a team like theirs?

You know what’s worse than the White Sox not getting any better? The Sox not getting any smarter, that’s what. Bad and stupid is no way to go through the American League, even the AL Central. But bad and stupid were on display against the Orioles on Monday night, although it might be more accurate...
BaltimoreBaseball.com May 22, 2018

Trading Machado makes complete sense, just not yet (plus minor league pitching updates and radio musings)

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR PODCASTS HERE iTunes / Google Play The way the Orioles have played through the first quarter of this season, there really shouldn’t be any question as to whether the Orioles should trade shortstop Manny Machado. The question that is more prudent is, ‘When?’ The best answer is not yet. Here’s the deal: […]
www.bostonherald.com May 22, 2018
Manny Machado draws attention in Chicago

Manny Machado draws attention in Chicago

CHICAGO — Manny Machado and Albert Almora Jr. played together in the backyard when they were kids, dreaming about winning a World Series together.As far as what effect Almoras presence on the Chicago Cubs might have on Machados situation, well, the star of the show is guarding his cards quite closely at the moment.Manny Watch 2018 arrived in Chicago on Monday, and the slick-fielding slugger handled the attention like a routine groundball. The 25-year-old Machado is eligible for free agency after this season and could well be traded by Baltimore this summer, but he is determined to keep the...
South Side Sox May 21, 2018
Orioles 3, White Sox 2: Solo homered to death

Orioles 3, White Sox 2: Solo homered to death

Hector Santiago allows three home runs, Sox squander three opportunities Hector Santiago delivered the third straight quality start by a White Sox pitcher tonight. It was about all the team could ask for from a pitcher who had only surpassed four innings one time this season, but Santiago was able to string together six frames and give up only three runs. All three of those runs came on solo homers, by Manny Machado, Mark Trumbo, and Adam Jones. It’s pretty fortunate that the bases were empty on all three occasions, keeping the Orioles to just three runs. That gave the White Sox plenty of...

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