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Royals' rough homestand continues with 13-0 thrashing by Angels

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Tyler Skaggs pitched seven innings in his first big league start in two years and Yunel Escobar went 5 for 5 to help the Los Angeles Angels pound the Kansas City Royals 13-0 on Tuesday night.Kole Calhoun drove in four runs and Carlos Perez had four hits, including a home run. Mike Trout drove in three runs, and Johnny Giavotella had three hits, including two doubles...
Via Associated Press
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Skaggs helps Angels beat Royals 13-0

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Tyler Skaggs pitched seven innings in his first big league start in two years and Yunel Escobar went 5 for 5 to help the Los Angeles Angels pound the Kansas City Royals 13-0 on Tuesday night. Kole Calhoun drove in four runs and Carlos Perez had four hits, including a home run. Mike Trout drove in three runs, and Johnny Giavotella had three hits, including...
Via Associated Press
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yunel Escobar blows off media after ejection: ‘F— that s—‘

Los Angeles Angels third baseman Yunel Escobar was ejected during his team’s loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday, and he had no interest in discussing what happened after the game. It was a very unique ejection, to say the least. Home plate umpire Tim Timmons ruled that Orioles slugger Chris Davis checked his swing on a 1-1 count in the bottom of the seventh. Escobar disagreed...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Yunel Escobar ejected for drawing on infield dirt

It’s not every day that you see a MLB player ejected for something he did with his foot. That was the case in Sunday’s Angels-Orioles game, when home plate umpire Tim Timmons showed he’s not going to stand for trolling, even if it’s not blatant. Timmons punched Yunel Escobar out, saying he went around on a check swing for strike three, which the Angels veteran didn’t agree...
Via The Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Yunel Escobar ejected after drawing large home plate in infield dirt

Some may say ejections are an art form in baseball, but usually the best ejections come after a manager goes off in creative fashion. Sometimes, though a player gets creative too, and on Sunday, Angels infielder Yunel Escobar did just that. Following a called third strike on a check swing, Escobar was not pleased and he let the umpires know his displeasure in a rather unique way...
Via The Comeback
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Yunel Escobar shows his value - and raises a tough question for Angels: Keep him or trade him?

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – With every hit – and they are coming frequently – Yunel Escobar makes the question more difficult to answer. Escobar had three more hits in the Angels’ 5-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday afternoon, as the...
Via The OC Register
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Yunel Escobar is a good fit for the New York Mets

The New York Mets have kept their eyes open for available third basemen since David Wright underwent surgery to repair the herniated disk in his neck. Wilmer Flores has given the team solid production at the hot corner in Wright’s absence. Since the beginning of June, Flores is hitting .308 (20-65) with ten RBIs and two home runs. He may be coming into his own after struggling...
Via isportsweb.com
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels trade rumors: where will Yunel Escobar end up?

Trade season has made it’s way into the MLB and the Los Angeles Angels need to make some serious moves if they want to improve as a team. Yunel Escobar has been in talks to be traded. The Angels are reportedly okay with letting this veteran infielder go. The New York Mets have shown some interest in Escobar. Their third basemen, David Wright, underwent surgery to repair a herniated...
Via isportsweb.com
June 26, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Three players ejected during Rays-Red Sox brawl

The intensity in Sunday’s game between the Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field reached its apex in the seventh inning when the benches emptied and three players were ejected. It all started when Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar stole third base while no one was covering it. He then started shouting at the Red Sox dugout and pointed his finger in the same direction...
Via NESN.com
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays, Yunel Escobar agree to 2-year, $13 million extension

Yunel Escobar has found a home through at least 2016. On Saturday, the Tampa Bay Rays announced a two-year contract extension for the shortstop covering 2015 and 2016 with a one-year club option for 2017. The extension is worth a guaranteed $13 million and replaces the 2015 club option. "Having this infield together is a big reason we did it," Escobar told reporters through an interpreter...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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