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Sport MLB trade rumors: Manny Machado talks accelerating with four teams in the mix

19:46  04 july  2018
19:46  04 july  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

Manny Machado on not running out grounder: 'There's no excuse for that'

  Manny Machado on not running out grounder: 'There's no excuse for that' Manny Machado was booed by Orioles fans Tuesday when he failed to run out a routine double play.“At the end of the day, there’s no excuse for not running it out,” Machado said before Wednesday’s game, via the Baltimore Sun. “I take full responsibility for not running. I should have run hard. It looks bad.

Manny Machado has emerged as the most talked -about name on the trade market in the wake of reports that the Orioles are shopping the High as Machado ’s ceiling might be, that amount of team control over MLB -ready starters will very likely be valued more highly around the league .

Machado and the Dodgers have been linked in trade rumors ever since Corey Seager was lost for the season Manny Machado will likely be the most talked -about name on the trade market this summer, and it would appear that teams are already beginning to inquire with the Orioles about his services.

The Orioles may not wait until the trade deadline to ship off star shortstop Manny Machado to a new home.

According to The Athletic, Baltimore is accelerating trade talks for Machado because “they almost certainly will receive a greater return if they trade Machado with approximately three months of control remaining instead of two.”

There’s no shortage of teams with interest in Machado for the second half of the season, if not longer. According to reports, the Diamondbacks, Phillies, Dodgers and Indians are most firmly in the mix.

MLB.com reported the Phillies would love to add Machado to their clubhouse, but are more likely to wait until the end of the season when Machado hits free agency, while the D-backs are more likely to bring in Machado to bolster the left side of its infield.

MLB trade rumors: Another NL contender jumps into Manny Machado sweepstakes

  MLB trade rumors: Another NL contender jumps into Manny Machado sweepstakes Milwaukee, a team few expected to make this type of run in the NL Central, has a glaring need at shortstop , and a deal for Machado would show how serious it is about capitalizing this season and holding of the Cubs (who are one and half games back in the division).Milwaukee demoted shortstop (and former top prospect) Orlando Arcia to Triple-A on Monday with a .197 batting average. Recently acquired Brad Miller has taken over at the position and has played well with a .343 average and seven RBIs in only 11 games with the team. But let’s face it, he’s no Machado, who is batting .

Trade Talk : Iglesias, Harvey, Dozier, deGrom. The latest news and rumors leading up to July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline. MLB .com. Trade talks for Machado could accelerate quickly July 3: With less than a month until the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline, the pace of trade talks for Manny

The Orioles are reportedly shopping Manny Machado at MLB 's Winter Meetings. MLB Trade Rumors takes a lengthy look at his potential market. Baltimore is eyeing a pair of controllable young starters in talks for Machado , per Rosenthal.

USA Today was all over the Dodgers as a top landing spot for Machado as Corey Seager sits out this season after Tommy John surgery. Baltimore reportedly want Dodgers pitching prospect Dustin May, among others, in any potential deal.

As for Cleveland, adding Machado would simply be a luxury move as shortstop Fransisco Lindor is supplanted at shortstop. Current third baseman Jose Ramirez could slide over to second base and leave Machado to take over at the hot corner, but Machado has made it clear he believes he’s a shortstop, despite two Gold Glove awards at third.

The Indians won’t be challenged in the lowly AL Central, but putting Machado in the middle of its lineup could be what they need to end a 70-year title drought

a man wearing a red hat: Manny Machado © (Getty Images) Manny Machado

Machado, still only 25, has hit .311 with 21 home runs and 59 RBIs so far in 2018. He's a .282 career hitter and has been named to the All-Star team three times, most recently in 2016.

Baltimore has struggled to open 2018 with a 24-60 record.

MLB trade rumors: Manny Machado traded to Dodgers .
The Orioles will reportedly get Yusniel Diaz, Rylan Bannon, Dean Kremer, Zach Pop and Breyvic Valera as part of the deal.The Orioles shortstop has been notified that he will be traded to the Dodgers for a package of prospects, Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reported Wednesday.

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