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GOT7ing - Manny Machado - Netflix
Manuel Arturo Machado (Spanish: [maˈtʃaðo]; born July 6, 1992) is a Dominican-American professional baseball third baseman and shortstop for the Baltimore Orioles of Major League Baseball (MLB). He was very highly recruited from an early age and attended Brito High School in Miami and was drafted by the Orioles with the third overall pick in the 2010 Major League Baseball draft. He bats and throws right-handed. He was raised in Miami, Florida. Machado made his MLB debut in 2012. In 2013, Machado earned a spot on the American League (AL) All-Star team on his way to leading the league in doubles with 51. He was also recognized as one of the best fielders in the game, winning a Gold Glove Award and the 2013 AL Platinum Glove, given to the best defender at any position. Machado won his second Gold Glove in 2015. His defensive prowess has earned him frequent comparisons to the great Orioles third baseman and Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson, and he was nicknamed “El Ministro de la Defensa” for his defense heroics during the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
GOT7ing - 2015 - Netflix
Machado started the 2015 season healthy. By June 18, he had already tied his career high for home runs, which was 14 in 2013. Machado was named to the American League roster for the 2015 MLB All-Star Game and was selected as a participant for the 2015 Home Run Derby. On October 1, Machado became the seventh Oriole to have 20 home runs and 20 stolen bases in a season. Machado was the only major league player to appear in all 162 games in 2015. He batted .286 after collecting 181 hits, along with 35 home runs, 86 RBIs, and 20 steals. He made 21 errors, fifth-most of all players in the AL and second-most of all AL third basemen. He finished fourth in the American League in MVP voting and won his second career Rawlings Gold Glove for his outstanding defensive play at third. Machado set career-high numbers in games played (162), runs scored, home runs, RBIs, walks, steals, batting average, on-base percentage, slugging percentage, on-base plus slugging, and Wins Above Replacement.
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