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After partial tear of ligament, Manny Machado said he had no choice but season-ending knee surgery
CHICAGO — Once an MRI revealed a partially torn ligament in his right knee, Orioles third baseman Manny Machado knew it was possible that his season was over. But with the Orioles on the verge of their first American League East title in 17 years, Machado hoped rest and treatment would resolve the injury quickly enough to allow him to be a part of a possible postseason run.
By Eduardo A. Encina
August 23, 2014