When will the Manny Machado sweepstakes end?
That's what MLB fans everywhere want to know. Will it be the Yankees, Phillies or White Sox? Each day, a new report emerges from an insider stating the star shortstop will sign with one team, only for a new report to surface hours later. No one really knows.
But, could this latest clue from his high school coach prove to be correct? Yup, if you ask
In a phone interview with NJ.com's Brendan Kuty,
“He’s been a Yankees fan his whole life,” Lazaro Fundora told Kuty. “Anybody would like to wear those pinstripes, would love to play with the Yankees. I think that’s definitely up there. But as far as where he could play shortstop, for instance, that’s why I think the White Sox could be it.”
No mention of the Phillies? Interesting. While
And yes, perhaps not so coincidentally, was a mentor for Manny Machado. https://t.co/zmBuaxh4RV— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) January 11, 2019