2011 Manny Machado (RC) Orioles SP Bowman Platinum Refractor RARE #3 GEM MINT 10

This auction is for "Seldom Seen" GEM Rookie Card of one of Baseball's Top Young Superstar's - Manny Machado


TRIVIA : Manny Machado is an American professional baseball third baseman with the Baltimore Orioles of Major League Baseball. He previously played shortstop, a position he might move back to. He attended Brito High School in Miami. Machado was drafted by the Orioles with the third overall pick in the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft. He bats and throws right-handed. The Orioles promoted Machado to the major leagues from the Double-A Bowie Baysox on August 9, 2012, against the Kansas City Royals. The following day, against the same opponent, he hit his first and second career home runs, making him the youngest Oriole and 12th youngest player in major league history to have a multi-homer game. The same fan Adam Corder was fortunate enough to be on the receiving end of Machado's two home runs. The two home runs were both off of former number-one overall draft choice Luke Hochevar. He then hit his third career home run on Sunday August 12th off of Bruce Chen. In Game 3 of the 2012 ALDS, Machado hit his first career postseason home run. The Orioles lost the division series to the New York Yankees in five games. On April 10, 2013, after a slow start to the season,
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