Eduardo Escobar 5 | Shortstop

Minnesota Twins

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Sun. Sep 28, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Escobar had a homer, four hits and a career-high six RBIs Saturday. Impact: Escobar was brilliant after he entered as a non-descript .271 hitter.(STATS, 1:51pm)
Tue. Sep 23, 2014
News: Escobar (shoulder) entered Monday's game as a pinch runner and singled in his only at-bat. Impact: Escobar had been out since Sept. 16 due to a sore shoulder, but was able to hit and play second base. He should return to the starting lineup Tuesday.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 22, 2014
News: Escobar (shoulder) is not in the lineup Monday, Fox Sports North's Tyler Mason reports. Impact: He took some swings and said he felt better Sunday, but the Twins will hold him out for at least one more day. Danny Santana will get the start at shortstop Monday.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 22, 2014
News: Escobar (shoulder) took some swings Sunday and said he felt good, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Impact: He could return Monday. If not, it sounds like he will play again in the final week of the season.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Sep 20, 2014
News: Escobar (shoulder) is out of the lineup again Saturday, LaVelle Neal of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Impact: The jammed right shoulder, suffered on a diving attempt at short Tuesday, will keep Escobar out of the lineup for a third straight game. He did work out to about 100 feet while playing catch with a trainer on Saturday morning, though a return for Sunday's series finale is far from certain.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Sep 20, 2014
News: Escobar (shoulder) is not expected to play until Tuesday at the earliest, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports. Impact: Whereas Escobar thinks he'll be able to play by Monday, manager Ron Gardenhire said it's not likely, given the fact that Escobar can't even high five his teammates. Danny Santana is making another start at short Saturday.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 19, 2014
News: Escobar (shoulder) remains out of the lineup Friday against the Indians, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports. Impact: Escobar will miss a second straight start with the jammed right shoulder, suffered on a diving attempt at short during the fourth inning of Tuesday's game. His status for the remainder of the weekend series is uncertain, but look for Danny Santana to continue manning short until Escobar is cleared to return.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 17, 2014
News: Escobar (shoulder) is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Tigers, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. Impact: A diving attempt at short Tuesday left Esocbar with a jammed right shoulder, and he'll miss at least one start as a result of the injury. Eduardo Nunez will draw the start in his absence. Escobar will be afforded another day to rest with the team off Thursday, but a return for Friday's opener against Cleveland is far from certain.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 17, 2014
News: Escobar returned to action with a single off the bench Tuesday. Impact: It was thought that Escobar could miss the rest of the season with a jammed right shoulder.(STATS, 2:09am)
Eduardo Escobar
2014 Season
AVG
.275
HR
6
RBI
37
RUNS
52
Bio
Ht: 5' 10"  Wt: 173  Age: 25
Bats: S  Throws: R
Born: 1/5/1989, Villa de Cura, Venezuela
College: None
Debut: 2011
Salary: $507,500
Injury Status
No Current Injury