Manny Machado

MLB on Sling: Beanballs Need to Stop

Boston Red Sox reliever Matt Barnes nearly killed the Orioles’ Manny Machado Sunday night, becoming just the latest big leaguer to imperil a fellow player’s life and livelihood in a moronic attempt to defend a teammate. This rampant stupidity needs to stop, and hats off to Dustin Pedroia’s for responding accordingly. You’ve no doubt seen…