In the top of the ninth inning last night, with the
"It just comes out," Machado told our beat writer, Eduardo A. Encina, after the game. "That's one thing about having good instincts for the game. Things come out that you don't ever plan or you don't even practice."
The cherry on top for Machado was scoring the game-winning run after
The night got sweeter for Machado following the Orioles' 3-2 win -- and after the celebratory shaving cream pie from
Watching the game at home last night, I tried to explain Machado's mastery to my fiancée, but all she wanted to know when the game was going to be over so we could flip over to "House Hunters."
So instead, I am sharing my thoughts on Machado's play with you.