Sun, 10 Mar 2013 10:00:41 -0700
The Milwaukee Brewers have released RP Kelvim Escobar.
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 15:05:01 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers RP Kelvim Escobar (hand) is dealing with a pinched nerve in his right hand. He'll meet with manager Ron Roenicke Wednesday, March 6, to determine his next step. "Doing exercises, keep throwing and I guess pitch in a game again and see how my hand responds, and move on from there," Escobar said.
Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:05:40 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers RP Kelvim Escobar (shoulder) threw a 35-pitch bullpen session and called it a success Thursday, Feb. 21. Escobar threw all fastballs "just to get a feeling again" and will throw at least one more bullpen session before facing hitters. He's trying to win a bullpen spot this spring.
Wed, 20 Feb 2013 20:42:15 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers RP Kelvim Escobar (shoulder) is expected to throw his first bullpen session Thursday, Feb. 21. He has pitched just one game in the majors since 2007 due to assorted shoulder ailments, and is attempting a comeback. "He hasn't pitched in a long time other than some games in winter ball," manager Ron Roenicke said. "Even there, you've got a break and now you've got to get it going again. We're just being cautious with him."
Sun, 17 Feb 2013 19:58:56 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers RP Kelvim Escobar (shoulder) won 18 games in 2007 with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, but then a series of shoulder injuries and a failed comeback attempt with the New York Mets in 2010 has derailed his career. He has just one appearance in the majors since 2007. "We're going to take it slow with him and see where we are," manager Ron Roenicke said Sunday, Feb. 17.
Thu, 10 Jan 2013 19:36:54 -0800
Updating a previous report, the Milwaukee Brewers have signed RP Kelvim Escobar to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Thu, 10 Jan 2013 12:11:22 -0800
The Milwaukee Brewers have signed free-agent P Kelvim Escobar (Angels). Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The Brewers view him as a relief pitcher.
Tue, 04 Dec 2012 10:43:57 -0800
Free-agent P Kelvim Escobar (Angels) is pitching in winter ball and drawing interest at the Winter Meetings. He hasn't pitched in the majors since 2009.
Sat, 05 Feb 2011 12:02:42 -0800
Free-agent P Kelvim Escobar (Mets) is attempting a comeback as a reliever, according to Jon Paul Morosi of FOXSports.com. He is expected to throw for interested teams in March. Escobar has made one appearance at the major league level since 2007.
Tue, 02 Nov 2010 11:17:46 -0700
New York Mets RP Pedro Feliciano, RP Elmer Dessens, RP Kelvim Escobar and 1B Fernando Tatis filed for free agency Tuesday, Nov. 2, according to The Star-Ledger.