Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:28:00 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar is available on the trade market. If he's dealt, the team could use 2B/OF Ben Zobrist at short.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:54:28 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar's (knee) MRI on his knee only showed a bruise, according to manager Joe Maddon.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 05:43:39 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar (knee) will miss the remainder of the season with a sprained left knee.
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:57:01 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar (knee) is leaving the game early after injuring his knee while sliding into home plate Tuesday, Sept. 23.
Sun, 07 Sep 2014 17:36:40 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar (flu) was out with flu-like symptoms Sunday, Sept. 7.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:38:04 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar will not be traded through a waiver claim this month, according to manager Joe Maddon.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:30:51 -0700
The Oakland Athletics do not appear likely to trade for Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar, because SS Jed Lowrie (finger) is making progress in his recovery from a fractured finger, according to sources. The Athletics claimed Escobar off revocable waivers and have until Tuesday, Aug. 26, to make a trade.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:03:16 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Kevin Kiermaier (back) is in the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 12, while SS Yunel Escobar isn't playing.
Fantasy Tip: Kiermaier has a good matchup against Nick Martinez of the Texas Rangers, so he's not a bad option in daily leagues. Escobar is likely just receiving a day of rest.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:13:16 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar was ejected Wednesday, July 23, against the St. Louis Cardinals for arguing balls and strikes.
Fantasy Tip: If you were wondering why Escobar left early, at least it wasn't because of another nagging injury.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:27:07 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SS Yunel Escobar (shoulder) was activated from the disabled list Friday, July 11. In a corresponding move, RP Jake McGee was placed on paternity leave.
Fantasy Tip: Escobar's return to everyday shortstop duty pushes Logan Forsythe back to a bench role.