Without such a woeful ending to the 2018 season, I’m not so sure everyone would have been as clearly on board for significant change.
How much of what has happened this week would even be a surprise to suitors? And isn’t Machado still too much of a transformative talent to pass?
There’s a lot to like there if you just focus on production. And it opens up other possibilities *cough Machado cough*.
It’s all just so fishy and hasty.
I still marvel at what Javy Baez is able to do.
The Dodgers beat the Brewers in a pretty standard game, but the nightcap in the AL was all kinds of wild.
I have several chuckles going.
Is this series over yet?
Yo quiero a mourning Chalupa.
Don’t do the crime if you can’t pay the fine. (Did I just make that up?)
MLB issued a statement that basically says there’s nothin’ doin’ here. Move on.
The upper deck will get a lot of focus this time around, and the Captain Morgan Club is currently gone.
Joe Maddon’s Agent Sees No Urgency for Extension Talks with the Cubs, Believes It Will Come Eventually
Maddon’s camp is echoing what we’ve heard from the front office: they’re not concerned about the situation.
Wowza. There is so much fishiness and weirdness that goes way beyond last night’s news.
Don’t call it a comeback. No, seriously, you apparently cannot call it a comeback.
For the final month and a half of the season, Jon Lester was ridiculous.
Machado scored the winning run in the 13th inning, but that’s not what made the Brewers blow up at him.
Oh My: Astros May Have Been Doing Some Shady Stuff This Postseason … (UPDATES: Indians Filing Complaint)
Let’s spice this postseason up with accusations of cheating!
Just lose already, Milwaukee.
Baseball is Fun: What.A.Jerk.
At a certain price level, a return would not make sense. But on the right deal? It’s not as if the Cubs couldn’t use him.
Perhaps Davis and his philosophy just weren’t the right fit.
Machado offers a great deal of self-awareness, but the question is whether it’s a problem for the free agent superstar.
Selective aggression, familiarity, launch angles, tailor-made approaches. It all sounds great on paper, right?
McLeod has reportedly interviewed with the Giants for their open GM position.
The Brewers seem to frustrate lots of teams this year.
The Mets are having trouble attracting candidates. Big surprise. Also: does MLB need a long Red Sox/Astros series to have a successful year?