Footage of Baltimore Orioles top prospect Manny Machado playing shortstop for the Frederick Keys during the 2011 Carolina League playoffs. HD video of Machado playing for the Keys agains both the Potomac Nationals and the Kinston Indians .
Machado, a 2011 All-Star Futures Game participant, played impressive defense and his immense hitting performance garnered him the 2011 Mills Cup MVP award. As the club's youngest player, Machado's five-tool skillset helped lead the Keys to a franchise-record eighty-win season, and a Mills Cup trophy.
Along with teammate Jonathan Schoop, Machado is part of the top middle-infield in minor league baseball. Ranked the 16th best prospect in baseball by BaseballNewsHound.com, Machado was the Orioles top pick in the 2010 Draft (3rd overall) and his premium athletic ability has garnered comparisons to star shortstops like Alex Rodriguez and Edgar Renteria.
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