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Report: Cubs making Manny Machado main target

8 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarker

The NL Central is currently bonkers. At the top sit the Pittsburgh Pirates and Milwaukee Brewers with records of 25-17 and 26-18, respectively. But just below them rest the St. Louis Cardinals (23-17) and Chicago Cubs (22-18). The Cardinals are one game back while the Cubs are just two. That said, does the division have room for Manny Machado?If the Cubs have their way, the answer to that question will be yes. Per Jon Heyman of FRS Baseball, Theo Epstein and company is making Machado their main target ahead of the July trade deadline.“The Chicago Cubs will take a look at acquiring...
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Report: Cubs making Machado main trade deadline target

8 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

The Baltimore Orioles are expected to pursue trade partners for superstar infielder and impending free agent Manny Machado ahead of the July deadline. They won't have to look far for suitors, either, as the Chicago Cubs are making the slugging shortstop their main target, sources told Jon Heyman of FRS Baseball. The Cubs were one of several teams to press the Orioles about Machado's availability during the offseason and were recently expected to begin conversations about possibly acquiring him this summer. With Chicago currently sitting in fourth place in the NL Central logjam, albeit just...
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