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2 Alcides Escobar SS

Kansas City Royals

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
24%12%
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
400.225311
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2014KC124019031711.244.275.225

Player Updates

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Alcides Escobar knocks three-run double in win Monday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar went 1 for 3 and smacked a three-run double in his team's 4-2 win over the Rays Monday.

Escobar's double proved to be critical, as it put his team up 4-0 in the sixth inning before the Rays plated two in the ninth. The Royals shortstop entered Monday's game just 1 for 17 on the season. Perhaps the big extra-base hit will give him the kick he needs to step up offensively.

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Manager preaching patience with slumping pair
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Ned Yost is espousing patience in regard to Royals slumping third baseman Mike Moustakas and shortstop Alcides Escobar, who are a combined 0 for 23 to start the season. He believes in giving players at least 100 plate appearances before making judgments.

"These are all guys that have been there before," Yost told the Kansas City Star. "Not everybody starts off on fire. At the end of the year, these guys' numbers are all going to be about what they should be, what we think they're going to be."

Moustakas has been particularly disappointing after a fine spring. He is coming off a disastrous 2013 season in which he batted just .233 with a .287 on-base percentage. He hit just 12 home runs with 42 RBI in 472 at-bats.

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Royals announce opening day lineup
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

The Royals released their lineup for opening day against the Tigers. Right fielder Norichika Aoki will hit leadoff, and he will be followed by second baseman Omar Infante, first baseman Eric Hosmer, DH Billy Butler, left fielder Alex Gordon, catcher Salvador Perez, third baseman Mike Moustakas, center fielder Lorenzo Cain and shortstop Alcides Escobar.

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Alcides Escobar doubles in return to lineup Friday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Returning to the lineup one day earlier than expected, Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar went 1 for 3 with a double in his team's 9-3 loss to the Reds Friday.

Escboar had been sidelined since March 9 while recovering from a sore shoulder. He's played in just four Cactus League games, going 2 for 9 at the plate.

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Alcides Escobar to make big-league return Saturday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar will play two minor-league games before returning to big-league spring action Saturday, the Kansas City Star reports.

The team is guarding against a setback with Escobar, who has dealt with a sore shoulder for about a week. He is 1 for 6 in spring games with the Royals.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Shortstops 25 14 30.05
Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs Houston400 .000 .000 .000
vs Rienzo (Career)2000.3330
vs RHP3280 .273 .313 .250
Last 7 Games
  OPP AB R H HR RBI BB SB
4/7TB3010300
4/8TB4020001
4/9TB3010000
4/11@MIN3000000
4/12@MIN3020000
4/13@MIN3120000
4/15@HOU4000000
Two Week Schedule
APRIL
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
13
@Min
L3-4
14
15
@Hou
W4-2
16
@Hou
W6-4
17
@Hou
8:10 pm
Tickets
18
Min
8:10 pm
Tickets
19
Min
2:10 pm
Tickets
20
Min
2:10 pm
Tickets
21
@Cle
7:05 pm
Tickets
22
@Cle
7:05 pm
Tickets
23
@Cle
7:05 pm
Tickets
24
@Cle
12:05 pm
Tickets
25
@Balt
7:05 pm
Tickets
26
@Balt
7:05 pm
Tickets
Fantasy Points by Week
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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
2014KC124019031711 .244 .275 .225
Total 6752435274626182051123539821 .294 .341 .257
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2008MILSS2000000 ---
2009MILSS37331595994620 .962
2010MILSS1381345521743582071 .964
2010MILOF51880001.000
2011KCSS1581567452714591598 .980
2012KCSS1551556692424081997 .972
2013KCSS1581566302223951389 .979
2014KCSS121252104112 .981
Total  6626472815986175574377 .974
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2008MIL00200000
2009MIL314612200
2010MIL141016534378
2011KC2181883184110
2012KC307236088214
2013KC204182493112
2014KC201100000
Total 90308301141201144
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:
6-1/193
Birthdate:
12/16/1986
Age:
27
Hometown:
La Sabana, Venezuela
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Kansas City Royals
College:
No College
MLB Experience:
7

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