Rosenthal: Escobar suspended
FOXSports.com's Ken Rosenthal on Yunel Escobar's three-game suspension as punishment for his eye black slur.
6, BLUE JAYS 5 TORONTO (AP) - Yunel Escobar riled up the crowd with an exaggerated ..... slur on his eye-black in 2012, Escobar homered off the facing of the fourth deck against Todd Redmond. Escobar drew more jeers by facing the crowd
looking forward to facing the left-hander again include Wil Myers (3 for 3), Yunel Escobar (4 for 6), James Loney (4 for 6) and Logan Forsythe (4 for 10). Escobar is hitting .354 in a season series that Tampa Bay (72-78) leads 9-7
Pitch hits Chase Headley on chin, then Yanks top Rays on walk-off
New York finished 5-4 on its penultimate homestand. Yunel Escobar homered twice and drove in four runs for Tampa Bay ..... good," Rays manager Joe Maddon said before the game. Escobar connected twice off starter Michael Pineda, including
Rays RHP Cobb holding Yankees hitless through 7
dropped Stephen Drew's long fly to left-center leading off the third. Tampa Bay leads 4-0 on a pair of homers by Yunel Escobar . Cobb has struck out three and thrown 94 pitches, 61 for strikes. The right-hander hasn't yielded more than
Young's 3-run HR in 9th rallies Yankees over Rays
Yankees climbed out of a four-run hole to take two of three in the series. Young homered with one out to win it. Yunel Escobar homered twice and drove in four runs for the Rays. Young's one-out double in the eighth ended Cobb's bid to
2013. He gave up six runs in 4 1-3 innings in a 7-6 win with the Dodgers. Loney is 4 for 7 off Capuano and Yunel Escobar , who returned Tuesday from a one-game absence due to flu-like symptoms, is 3 for 5.
Rays recover, beat Blue Jays 6-5 in 10
sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Sunday. Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar both homered as the Rays took two of three from Toronto, dealing the Blue Jays a blow in their chase for an AL wild
with one out to win it. Clinging to slim playoff hopes, New York finished 5-4 on its penultimate homestand. Yunel Escobar homered twice and drove in four runs for Tampa Bay. Shawn Kelley (3-5) got two outs for the win. WHITE SOX 1
Power outage: Marlins' Stanton likely done for season
hit a home run in each game of Tuesday's doubleheader for the Indians. Doubleheaders are the best. Stud: Rays SS Yunel Escobar hit two home runs and drove in four runs against the Yankees. Dud: Rays' closer Jake McGee gave up a walkoff, three