Third baseman Manny Machado, the Orioles’ only American League Gold Glove Award finalist this season, was edged for the award by the Tampa Bay Rays’ Evan Longoria on Tuesday night.
Machado won the Gold Glove in 2013 and 2015, also winning the AL Platinum Glove Award — given to the league’s top overall defensive player — in 2013.
The three finalists for this year’s AL award at third base were Longoria, Machado and the Cleveland Indians’ José Ramírez. Longoria won the award for the third time in his career, and his first since 2010.
The Gold Glove is selected by a vote of major league managers and coaches — which accounts for 75 percent of the vote —...