Throwback Thursday: An All-Star play

With backhanded stops, barehanded plays and diving grabs, Orioles fans are spoiled by watching Manny Machado’s great defensive plays game in and game out.

In his first All-Star Game, Machado demonstrated his tremendous defensive talent to the entire nation on Paul Goldschmidt’s bouncer down the line. A play that looks almost routine to Baltimore fans opened the eyes of baseball enthusiasts everywhere to the Orioles’ rising star.

Watch the video below to relive Machado’s spectacular backhanded play.

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