Report: Machado agrees to 10-year, $300 million deal with Padres
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Cleveland, OH (92.3 The Fan) – Manny Machado agreed to a 10-year, $300 million deal with the San Diego Padres, according to ESPN's Jeff Passan. It’s the biggest free-agent contract in American sports history.
BREAKING: Free agent star Manny Machado has agreed to a deal with the San Diego Padres, league sources tell ESPN.
Machado, 26, is a four-time All-Star. He played in Baltimore for the first six and a half years of his career before being traded to Los Angeles last season.
He posted a career-high .905 OPS in 2018, with a .297/.367/.538 slash line. He finished with 37 home runs, 107 RBIs and 14 stolen bases. Passan says the deal includes an opt-out after the fifth season.
BREAKING: Manny Machado has agreed to terms on a deal with the Padres. According to a league source, it’s for 10 years and $300 million - the biggest free-agent contract in the history of American sports.