Found July 08, 2013 on The Last Angry Fan:
PLAYERS: Luis Cruz
TEAMS: New York Yankees
Orioles third baseman Manny Machado is one of the bright young stars in the game, and this bit of defensive wizardry the AL all-star pulled off in Sunday’s 2-1 win over the Yankees—where he went deep in foul territory to field a Luis Cruz grounder, then nailed the New York infielder with an incredible off balance throw—will just add to Machado’s growing reputation. Kind of reminiscent of another O’s third baseman, guy by the name of Brooks Robinson. Sure he’s only halfway through his second season in the majors, but if Machado keeps making plays like this one it won’t be long until he’s being mentioned in the same breath as Robinson on a regular basis. The post Manny Machado showed off his stellar defense against the Yankees appeared first on Last Angry Fan.
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