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Machado Call Up a Gamble for O's

Machado Call Up a Gamble for O's

The Orioles have seen what the promotion of a big time prospect can do for a team. Mike Trout gave the Angels a major lift earlier this season, and it's something that has worked for many teams in the past. The question, however, is did Baltimore make the right move bringing Manny Machado to the big leagues now?

Manny Machado may someday be a cornerstone player for the Orioles, and he may be one of baseball's brightest stars. But, all indications are that right now is likely not Machado's time. Machado's stock has not changed much since he was drafted. We know now what we knew then, and that is that he's a player that will need some time to... Recommended Stories

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