MLB free agency rumors: Phillies only team willing to pay Manny Machado $300M?

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www.nj.com—The Phillies may have reservations about Manny Machado, but are still expected to bid a ton for the slugger. Here we go. With the 2018 World Series on the horizon, the offseason is almost here. For the Phillies, that means a winter full of rumors, potential deals and connections to some of the top players in the sport. One of those stars: Manny Machado. With controversy surrounding the Dodgers slugger, it remains to be seen which teams bid on an infielder with a...

MLB free agency rumors: Bryce Harper more likely than Manny Machado for Phillies?. When MLB free agency opens, the Phillies could focus on Bryce Harper over Manny Machado. This is the rare instance where there's truly no wrong answer: Bryce Harper or Manny Machado? For the Phillies, either (or both) would bring a true superstar to a franchise in need of more offense and an influx of top-tier talent. Add in their respective youth (25 each) and rare free agents are available that can change a franchise for the long term. While there's been some...