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2014 Avg.
.267
 
Career Avg.
.276
Name  Manny Machado
Born  7/6/1992
Height  6-3
Weight  185
Number  13
Position  3B
Bats  R
Throws  R
7/24/2014 7:29:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado is out again Thursday with lower back tightness.
Insight: Machado had an anti-inflammatory injection Tuesday and was expected to miss a couple more days. He has batted .333 with seven doubles, six homers, 12 RBI, 11 runs and a .931 OPS over his last 29 games after hitting .218 with a .595 OPS in his first 37. He has 10 homers in 258 at-bats after hitting just 14 in 667 at-bats last season.
 
Hot7/23/2014 7:29:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado is out again Wednesday with lower back tightness, according to Roch Kubatko of masnsports.com.
Insight: Machado had an anti-inflammatory injection Tuesday and could be out at least a couple more days. He has batted .333 with seven doubles, six homers, 12 RBI, 11 runs and a .931 OPS over his last 29 games after hitting .218 with a .595 OPS in his first 37. He has 10 homers in 258 at-bats after hitting just 14 in 667 at-bats last season.
 
Hot7/22/2014 10:43:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado was scratched from Tuesday's lineup with lower back tightness, according to Brittany Ghiroli of mlb.com.
Insight: Machado has batted .333 with seven doubles, six homers, 12 RBI, 11 runs and a .931 OPS over his last 29 games after hitting .218 with a .595 OPS in his first 37. He has 10 homers in 258 at-bats after hitting just 14 in 667 at-bats last season. Consider him day-to-day.
 
Hot7/9/2014 10:08:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado banged out three hits, including a solo homer Wednesday against the Nationals.
Insight: Tuesday's rainout did nothing to cool off Machado's scorching bat. He's gone 12-for-21 (.571) with two doubles and two homers in his last four games and 22-for-51 with three doubles and five home runs in his last 12.
 
Hot7/7/2014 10:51:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado went 5-for-6 with a double and a homer Monday at Washington.
Insight: Machado moved up to second in the order Monday night after going 4-for-11 in the past two games. He has raised his average from .218 to .261 since June 12. If the 22-year-old is still available in your league, make sure to pick him up.
 
Hot7/7/2014 4:00:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado is set to bat in the No. 2 hole Monday night against Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals.
Insight: Machado has been batting at the bottom of the Orioles order, but over the past two weeks is hitting .333 with three homers and a 1.025 OPS, so gets a spot in the heart of the order tonight. His fantasy can't help but like this change and hope its permanent.
 
6/30/2014 2:03:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado lost his suspension appeal and will begin a five-game hiatus Monday night.
Insight: Machado has been heading in the right direction after getting off to a terrible start following his return from knee surgery. He'll be eligible to play next Saturday in Boston.
 
6/29/2014 5:45:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado homered for the third time in his last four games Sunday against the Rays.
Insight: Machado is heading in the right direction after getting off to a terrible start following his return from knee surgery.
 
6/29/2014 10:33:00 AM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado hit his sixth homer of the season Saturday against the Rays, but faces a tough assignment on Sunday against Alex Cobb.
Insight: Machado is 0-for-13 against Cobb in his career. Although his season numbers are ugly, Machado is much improved in June (.260, 4 HR, 10 RBI, .755 OPS) and certainly heading in the right direction.
 
6/28/2014 7:57:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado hit his sixth homer of the season Saturday against the Rays.
Insight: Machado is slowly starting to wake up at the plat hitting .290 with four doubles and two home runs in his last 16 games. However, MLB will announce its decision regarding Machado's five-game suspension soon after hearing his appeal on Wednesday.
 
6/24/2014 4:21:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado will have his appeal of a five-game suspension heard Wednesday, according to Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun.
Insight: Machado was given a five-game suspension two weeks ago for hurling his bat down the third base line following a brush-back pitch from Oakland's Fernando Abad.
 
Cold6/10/2014 5:27:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado is starting Tuesday against the Red Sox.
Insight: He was suspended for five games by MLB for hurling his bat down the third base line following a brush-back pitch from Oakland's Fernando Abad on Sunday. He's appealed the suspension.
 
Cold6/10/2014 1:37:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has struggled with the bat and his emotions lately and it has to have fantasy owners worried.
Insight: Machado is batting just .229 with four homers, 11 RBI and a .619 OPS. Orioles GM Dan Duquette even addressed the possibility of a "demotion" when talking with Fox reporter Ken Rosenthal. It shows how far Machado has fallen since his big 2013 season.
 
6/8/2014 4:49:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado was ejected from Sunday's game for throwing his bat.
Insight: Machado (.235, 4 HR, 11 RBI) caused benches to clear Friday when he objected to a hard tag made by Josh Donaldson. After hitting Derek Norris with a backswing earlier in the game on Sunday, Machado took exception to Fernando Abad throwing two balls inside and flung his bat down the third base line, causing benches to clear again. Abad (1-2, 1.78 ERA) was also ejected.
 
6/1/2014 9:47:00 PM
Description: Orioles third baseman Manny Machado launched his first career grand slam Sunday against Houston.
Insight: Machado (.230, 3 HR, 9 RBI) was hitless in his first eight at bats of the series but finished by going four for his last seven. The Orioles experimented by batting him seventh a few days ago but Machado seems to be more comfortable in the No. 2 spot between Nick Markakis and Nelson Cruz.
 
5/25/2014 1:07:00 PM
Description: Baltimore third baseman Manny Machado is back in the lineup for Sunday's series finale against Cleveland. SOURCE: Roch Kubatko, MASN
Insight: Machado (.229, 1 HR, 3 RBI) missed a couple games with a groin injury. He's hit .313 during his six-game hitting streak.
 
5/24/2014 11:26:00 AM
Description: Orioles 3B Manny Machado (groin) will sit out Saturday's game against Cleveland.
Insight: He tweaked his groin during Thursday's extra inning loss and missed Friday's game too. Utility man Ryan Flaherty (.211, 1 HR, 9 RBI) is filling in at the hot corner, but holds little interest for fantasy owners. JJ Hardy moves into the No. 2 hole.
 
5/23/2014 6:04:00 PM
Description: Orioles 3B Manny Machado will sit out Friday's game against Cleveland. SOURCE: Roch Kubatko, MASN
Insight: He tweaked his groin during Thursday's extra inning loss. Utility man Ryan Flaherty (.207, 1 HR, 9 RBI) is filling in at the hot corner.
 
5/23/2014 9:42:00 AM
Description: Baltimore third baseman Manny Machado left Thursday night's game due to a stiff right groin.
Insight: The team said it was just a precaution, but beware he could miss some time. He's hit safely in 10 of his last 11 games.
 
Cold5/9/2014 9:48:00 PM
Description: Baltimore third baseman Manny Machado hit his first home run of the season Friday against Houston.
Insight: It was also his first extra-base hits of the year. Machado is 5-for-31 (.161) since he returned from knee surgery, though he's struck out just two times and walked three.