Tag: trade rumors

2018-2019 Free Agency: A Complete Guide to Machado/Harper for White Sox fans

For context, please consider reading "Is Rick Hahn hinting at a serious pursuit of Manny Machado?" first. The 2018-2019 free agent class has the potential to deliver a major jolt to the White Sox rebuild. It is uncommon for two young, elite talents to reach free agency in the same year; with an emphasis on ...

What Would a James Shields Trade Look Like?

White Sox fans got their first, sweet taste of trade deadline excitement on Thursday with the swap of Joakim Soria to the Brewers for two pitching prospects. Don't leave the table, though, as Rick Hahn could be taking another bite out of the pitching market soon. How so? The most obvious trade piece Chicago boasts ...

“Machado Mania” Comes to an End… For Now

After a wild week of rumors, it appears that the Baltimore Orioles will not be trading Manny Machado, per Dan Clark. Sox On 35th confirmed with Clark who said, "no suitable offers were presented." This news comes shortly after Baltimore announced their closer Zach Britton ruptured his Achilles and will miss at least six months. ...

Thoughts on “Machado Mania”

Alright everyone, you can go back to focusing on work or studying for finals, because the rumors have calmed down significantly. In case you haven't been on Twitter in the past 48 hours (good for you for having the will power), you already know that the Baltimore Orioles were aggressively shopping 3B Manny Machado, who ...