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2 Alcides Escobar SS

Kansas City Royals

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
31%18%
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
5062.259354414
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2015KC148612761573472675175.293.320.257
2016KC125506441312352269144.289.318.259

Player Updates

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Royals' Alcides Escobar: Hitting eighth Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Escobar is batting eighth in Wednesday's game against the White Sox, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.

For the second day in a row, Escobar is out of the leadoff spot and batting towards the bottom of the order. Escobar's struggles at the plate have intensified, as he's posted a bleak .220/.250/.253 line since the All-Star break.

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Royals' Alcides Escobar: Cranks out second bomb of 2016 on Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Escobar went 2-for-4 with a homer and two runs Sunday against the Blue Jays.

Escobar left the yard for the second time this season to give the Royals a three-run lead in the fifth inning of a game they held on to win. This was his first multi-hit effort since July 18, and he's now slashing .253/.279/.310. After putting together solid seasons in 2014 and 2015, his slash line numbers have declined across the board in 2016.

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Royals' Alcides Escobar: Goes hitless in Sunday's loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Escobar went 0-for-2 in Sunday's loss to the Mariners.

Sunday's performance left Escobar hitting a subpar .261/.286/.323 heading into the All-Star break. However, he'd shown improvement at the plate in recent outings, having posted a .300/.333/.400 line with four extra-base hits over the last 14 days.

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Royals' Alcides Escobar: Batting struggles continue
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Escobar went 0-for-4 with a strikeout during Monday's loss to the Orioles.

Escobar's season is once again proof that high contact rates don't always translate to high batting averages. Although he makes contact in 84 percent of his at-bats and strikes out a mere 15 percent of the time, his batting average continues to fall and is now at .253. However, when he manages to get on base, Escobar is one of the most productive players on the roster, as he's second in stolen bases with 10 and has scored 21 runs.

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Royals' Alcides Escobar: Records four hits, stolen base against Nationals
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Alcides Escobar went 4-for-5 with two runs scored, an RBI and a stolen base in Tuesday's win over the Nationals.

Escobar had been struggling mightily, with just one multi-hit game in his last 10 contests. His batting line is just .259/.288/.321 but he is at least making the most of the limited times he has been on base -- he already has seven stolen bases, putting him on pace for 43 this season.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Shortstops 9 14 42.66
Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs Miami410 .250 .250 .250
vs Fernandez (Career)310 .333.333.333
vs RHP3851061 .305 .335 .275
Last 7 Games
  OPP AB R H HR RBI BB SB
8/16@DET4010000
8/17@DET4000000
8/18MIN2000010
8/19MIN4120110
8/20MIN4120000
8/21MIN3000100
8/23@MIA4010000
Two Week Schedule
APRIL
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3
NYM
W4-3
4
5
NYM
L0-2
6
7
8
Min
W4-3
9
Min
W7-0
10
Min
W4-3
11
@Hou
L2-8
12
@Hou
W3-2
13
@Hou
W4-2
14
@Hou
W6-2
15
@Oak
W4-2
16
@Oak
L3-5
Fantasy Points by Week
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15

15

9

16

17

15

14

5

1

12

14

19

12

4

13

7

15

18

15

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Fantasy Points by Week.   ( Actual    AccuScore Projections)   Note: Points are rounded down.
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2008MIL9422000100 .500 .500 .500
2009MIL38125203811141842 .333 .368 .304
2010MIL145506571194413670104 .288 .326 .235
2011KC158548691394462573269 .290 .343 .254
2012KC1556056817755227100355 .331 .390 .293
2013KC158607571424521984220 .259 .300 .234
2014KC162579741653502383316 .317 .377 .285
2015KC148612761573472675175 .293 .320 .257
2016KC125506441312352269144 .289 .318 .259
Total 1098409246710702633418257315935 .297 .341 .261
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2008MILSS2000000 ---
2009MILSS37331595994620 .962
2010MILSS1381345521743582071 .964
2010MILOF51880001.000
2011KCSS1581567452714591598 .980
2012KCSS1551556692424081997 .972
2013KCSS1581566302223951389 .979
2014KCSS1621626692134401691 .976
2015KCSS1481486472174171380 .980
2016KCSS1251255121703301277 .977
Total  10851070459115762901114623 .975
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2008MIL00200000
2009MIL314612200
2010MIL141016534378
2011KC2181883184110
2012KC307236088214
2013KC204182493112
2014KC345218486112
2015KC2051965118110
2016KC1641614101211
Total 1584413942470351577
Postseason Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2014KC15658191511111 .303 .415 .292
2015KC167013231901010 .347 .514 .329
Total 31135214221412121 .326 .467 .311
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2004 R-Helena682313865802242044209 .348 .342 .281
2005 A-W Virginia1275208014125823620903013 .305 .362 .271
2006 A-Brevard Cty873504790912331956288 .296 .306 .257
2007 AA-Huntsville62226276454128113643 .314 .354 .283
2007 A-Brevard Cty632683787830257351810 .345 .377 .325
2008 AA-Huntsville131546951792458763182348 .363 .434 .328
2009AAA-Nashville1094307612824643432654210 .353 .409 .298
Total 6472571400754103271925614040817661 .318 .377 .293
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/185
Birthdate:
12/16/1986
Age:
29
Hometown:
La Sabana, Venezuela
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Kansas City Royals
College:

MLB Experience:
9
Awards:

2015: AL Gold Glove-SS;AL LCS MVP
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