According to Jeff Passan of ESPN, Manny Machado has agreed to a deal with the San Diego Padres.
Mark Feinsand of MLB Network reports the deal is for 10-years and $300 million.
Ben & Woods with breaking reaction to the news:
And USA Today Baseball Columnist Bob Nightengale called into Ben & Woods to share his thoughts on the signing:
Our very own Marty Caswell is in Peoria for Spring Training and asked Manager Andy Green about the signing.
After reports surfaced, Ron Fowler and Peter Seidler addressed reporters in Peoria at Spring Training.
Dennis Lin of The Athletic reports that Padres ownership says they do not have a deal yet.
But Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic added:
Here’s Wil Myers’ reacting to the reports that Manny Machado has agreed to a longterm deal with the Padres.
And here’s Eric Hosmer’s reaction:
As for the White Sox, Ken Rosenthal says Chicago’s offer could have reached a total value of $350M.
Here’s Ben Higgins and Paul Reindl with their reactions after doing five hours of local sports radio.
According to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union Tribune, the Padres will no longer be pursuing Bryce Harper.