Some fresh links to kick off your morning."Dodgers news...r hand in the series against the St. Louis Cardinals. Dave Roberts on the matter:The Dodgers were in a bit of a rough patch (and you can argue that they still are) Juan Lagares Jersey , but Joc Pederson got them out of it.Jackie Robinson Day is quickly approaching and the Dodgers are celebrating.It’s been pretty quiet in the Dodgers world - just like their offense.Around the league...Matt Carpenter will be a Cardinal at least through the 2021 season. In the wake of Chris Davis’ hitless streak, MLB.com reviewed some of baseball’s biggest slumps.They also wrote about five teams who had surprising starts.Mike Trout was held out of playing on Wednesday. SB Nation’s Graham MacAree writes more on Trout.Jose Altuve smacks two homers on WednesdayRoyals’ Whit Merrifield now has a 31-game hit streak, passing George Brett for the franchise record.Forbes analyzes the value of MLB teams. As you could have guessed, the New York Yankees make the list as No. 1 and the Dodgers check in as No. 2. Atlanta Braves NewsMarkakis, Riley report to Braves campNick Markakis and Austin Riley both reported to Disney on Tuesday meaning that all of the Braves’ position players have arrived in camp one..."WhiteFanposts Fanshots Sections Talking Chop User’s GuideTalking Chop PodcastAround the NL EastBaseball Analysis PrimerBraves News: Position players arrive early, Manny Machado signs with Padres and moreNew Travis d'Arnaud Jersey ,141commentsESTShareTweetShareShareBraves News: Position players arrive early, Manny Machado signs with Padres and moreGary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY SportsAtlanta Braves NewsMarkakis, Riley report to Braves campNick Markakis and Austin Riley both reported to Disney on Tuesday meaning that all of the Braves’ position players have arrived in camp one day before Wednesday’s deadline. The first full squad workout is scheduled for Thursday. Inciarte’s key to success in 2019? ConsistencyEnder Inciarte is looking to build off a strong second half showing in 2018.Newcomb’s value depends highly on ‘19 growthSean Newcomb showed flashes during 2018 but MLB.com’s Mark Bowman writes that his value is dependent on whether or not he can take another step forward in the consistency department in 2019. Bench battle is Braves’ most intriguing of springWill Adam Duvall lock down a bench role with Atlanta or will the Braves be forced to look elsewhere for a fourth outfielder?MLB NewsManny Machado agrees to terms with the Padres on 10 year, $300 million deal, per reportOne of the biggest names on the free agent market finally has a new home as Manny Machado has agreed to a 10-year, $300 million deal with the San Diego Padres. It is the biggest free-agent contract in the history of American Sports. Machado ending up in San Diego was a bit of a surprise but was met with mostly positive reaction around the internet. Machado deal accelerates Padres’ path back to the postseason - Keith Law Noah Syndergaard Jersey , ESPNWhy Manny Machado is a perfect fit for the Padres - Eno Sarris, The AthleticThe Padres Are Actually Signing Manny Machado - Jeff Sullivan, FanGraphsInside the infamous ‘I’m not Johnny Hustle’ interview, and why it won’t define Manny Machado’s career - Ken Rosenthal, The AthleticManny Machado is actually perfect for the Padres - Eric Stephen, SB NationHow Manny’s mega-deal impacts Bryce http://www.metsfanproshop.com/authentic-tim-tebow-jersey , others - Mark Feinsand, MLB.com