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Machado Likes Instagram Photo Of Himself In Yankees Uniform

May Have Hinted At His Preferred Trade Destination

July 12, 2018 - 10:12 am
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By WFAN.com

Manny Machado apparently likes how he looks in a Yankees uniform.

Rumors have begun to heat up surrounding the Orioles shortstop as the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline quickly approaches.

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Machado’s official Instagram account liked a photo showing the 26-year-old suited up in a Yankees uniform. The post included the caption "Is this something that you would like to see happen?"

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The post went viral Wednesday, leading the New York Daily News to feature Machado in pinstripes on its back page.

The Orioles have been actively listening to trade offers from several teams for the All-Star shortstop, including a reportedly “strong” package from the Yankees.

Machado will become a nonrestricted free agent this winter and is expected to sign one of the most lucrative contracts in baseball history.