“He’s been dealing with everything pretty good,” said Mariners designated hitter and former Oriole Nelson Cruz, a close friend of Machado’s since they played together in 2014. “He’s been a professional on and off the field with all the things that are happening. It’s difficult. Hopefully, it happens pretty quick so he can relax a little bit more and not have to worry about moving. … I guess with him, everybody’s talking about it, so everyone’s expecting it.