It may be time to pause the Manny Machado to the Phillies rumors. Not end, but rather pause.
As the Phillies try to get through a difficult June, Machado talk will naturally heat up. There’s no better and more logical fit for the team to add to a slumping offense. That, of course, ignores the reality of Machado’s impending free agency. It’s hard to imagine the Phillies paying a steep price for a player they can sign without giving up any young players for.
We’re here to play the best football players that give us a chance to win on Sunday.
It remains to be seen if Darnold will be part of that group, if he can beat out Josh McCown and Teddy Bridgewater this summer. In a 10-minute interview with reporters, spent mostly discussing the rookie, Bates raved about Darnold’s limitless potential, his impressive work habits, and his ability to process information quickly. Bates could have talked about the third-overall pick for hours.
Mack, one of the NFL’s elite pass rushers, enters the final year of his rookie contract and is scheduled to play the 2018 season on a fifth-year option, which pays a base salary of $13.8 million.
The two-time All-Pro seeks a new deal with guarantees in excess of $65 million, NFL Network’s Steve Wyche reported.
Keep going every day. Set little goals for yourself… and make sure you get them done. We’ve got one more day (Sunday), and we’ll see if anybody can beat me 1-on-1.
Beckham made headlines by revealing his current plan (subject to change, according to a source) is to attend Giants training camp and not hold out over his contract.
Watch the videos above and below to see Beckham interacting campers.
Saturday’s third round got away from the USGA, with CEO Mike Davis admitting that conditions got too tough during the afternoon…A number of players had some critical words about how the course was playing, but Zach Johnson’s criticism was the strongest. He said the USGA lost the golf course…Earlier in the day, Phil Mickelson purposely putted a moving ball, taking a two-stroke penalty and making a 10 on the par-4 13th hole.
Following the first of his two-day ProCamp for kids at St. Joseph High School in Metuchen, N.J., he was asked if the media should expect to see him at the start of training camp on July 25.