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Yankees fans boo Manny Machado in star's first visit to New York since free agency

Yankees fans boo Manny Machado in star's first visit to New York since free agency

Yankees fans drubbed Manny Machado with the same intensity Clint Frazier, Brett Gardner and Gary Sanchez pounded the baseball.

The $300 million infielder was greeted with loud boos and chants of “Over-rated!” on Monday in his first visit to New York since free agency. Machado went 1-for-4 with a too-little, too-late leadoff double in the ninth inning during the Yankees' 5-2 victory over the San Diego Padres, the eighth win in nine games for the AL East leaders.

“You're in New York. I get booed everywhere I go,” Machado said. “Great players get booed.”

Machado struck out, popped out and hit into a double-play grounder in his first three at-bats, pleasing the Bleacher...

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