Manny Machado introduced as newest San Diego Padre

Machado, who recently signed a historic 10-year contract, was described as a "two way talent" and a "minister of defense."
1:08 | 02/22/19

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Here today to announce the signing of many Mitchell out of the ten year contract with Samuel potter's. Historic day for the Padres franchises start date for Major League Baseball and obviously is one of the top players in the game. From an offensive standpoint. I am. From an elite that's in the gaming Shimmy consistent. You know obviously from it makes makes a ton of contact does damage to a lot of things that we try to instill and you know and our hitters overall. I needed to a talent. Uniting we've talked about it a lot. Throughout the system some we've tried to preach in terms of the added now that from the defense of standpoint. You know he's a that sees a special player. You know the minister of defense. Has it as he's been says he's been labeled. You know truly blessed to be here truly blessed to be a part of this organization. Now since they want since we may you. You know the distance we knew was the right fit for me in my life to be here so. You know very excited to be here inside this new journey you are based Parker here are our lives. You know and take take on the San Diego weather and pick on the scene.

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