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Sport Report: Orioles, Machado agree to $16M deal

23:55  12 january  2018
23:55  12 january  2018 Source:   thescore.com

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The Orioles and Machado agreed to a $ 16 -million contract for the 2018 season on Friday, a source told Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. The reported contract apparently contains incentives based on Machado winning awards this season, Feinsand reports . Machado 's 2018 salary will come in slightly

Per MLB.com's Mark Feinsand, Machado and the Orioles agreed to terms on a $ 16 million deal for 2018 that also includes awards incentives. The Orioles have spent a portion of their offseason exploring potential trade options for Machado , who can become a free agent after next season.

a man wearing a baseball uniform throwing a ball © Jason Miller / Getty Images Sport / Getty Manny Machado and the Baltimore Orioles avoided arbitration after all.

The Orioles and Machado reportedly reached agreement on a $16-million contract for the 2018 season on Friday, according to Mark Feinsand of MLB.com.

The contract also apparently contains unspecified incentives based on Machado winning awards this season, per Feinsand.

Baltimore appeared to be headed for a hearing with its star third baseman earlier Friday when it was reported the sides had failed to come to terms on a deal for the coming season. However, it appears that the sides negotiated past Friday's 1 p.m. ET deadline for exchanging arbitration numbers

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Peter Schmuck: Orioles have done nothing to chase away the gloom .
The headlines tell the whole story. The big Orioles news this weekend is that the team signed four more minor league players - three of them at least 29 years old. The other news involved the revelation that 2017 12th-round draft choice Tucker Baca has been suspended for 60 days for a performance-enhancing drug violation. So, tell me, is this any way to spend the last week before Orioles FanFest?Next Saturday, thousands of Orioles fans will crowd into the Baltimore Convention Center to celebrate the unofficial start of the 2018 season and, at the moment, all they really have to talk about is the unpleasant end of 2017.

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