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Orioles' Manny Machado to have knee surgery
Orioles' Manny Machado to have knee surgery

Third baseman Manny Machado of the Baltimore Orioles has decided to have season-ending surgery on his ailing right knee. Machado was injured on a swing against the New York Yankees on Aug. 11, crumpling to the ground. He tried rest in an effort to return to the team but said the knee isn't getting better. "There's nothing else we can do," Machado said Saturday. "Only thing is going in there and fixing it up. It's just something it didn't get any better at all." Machado, 22, was an All-Star and won a Gold Glove last year in his first full season in the majors. He played in every game before suffering an injury to his left knee and sat out the...

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