Why we won’t get Machado or Harper

Why we won’t get Machado or Harper

In this huge post, I’m going to try to explain why I don’t think we’re going to get Bryce Harper or Manny Machado. Some of you might be upset at the concept that I’m trying to say why we tried so hard to get under the luxury tax and we’re not going to get two of the most heralded

Manny Machado is going to be extremely rich, and every team should want him

Manny Machado is going to be extremely rich, and every team should want him

Manny Machado is kind of a dingus. I’m a moderately pro-Manny force in this wacky world, but the results have been tabulated, and the dude can be kind of a dingus. He kicks ankles for no reason, has a history of sketchy slides, chucks his bat in retaliation, and has an exceptional commitment to efforting

Seibu Lions post pitcher Yusei Kikuchi

Seibu Lions post pitcher Yusei Kikuchi

As expected, the Seibu Lions have posted pitcher Yusei Kikuchi. The 27-year-old left-hander now has a 30-day window to negotiate with teams in Major League Baseball. Seibu will, in turn, receive a fee based on an agreed percentage of the value of any contract he signs. Kikuchi has a 73-46 career record