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  1. Challenges abound in Twins camp as first Grapefruit League game arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... Molitor could consider rookie Zach Granite, slugger Daniel Palka or veterans Drew Stubbs and J.B. Shuck. And Eduardo Escobar, the Twins' starting shortstop for large chunks of four

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  2. Infielder Ehire Adrianza looking for elusive job security with TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... practice Tuesday. Gallery: Minnesota Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco (11) looked on as fellow shortstop Eduardo Escobar (5) sang along with music from Michael Jackson being played on the loudspeakers at Hammond Stadium. Gallery: Minnesota Twins ...

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  3. Twins shouldn't disregard Danny Santana the shortstopRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... in 2012 at Class A Fort Myers and 2013 at Class AA New Britain. Considering Pedro Florimon's weak bat and Eduardo Escobar's marginal fielding, Santana was probably the best all-around shortstop in spring training of 2014. General Manager Terry Ryan ...

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  4. Polanco's defense could be key for TwinsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Minnesota Twins

    ... impact on the pitching staff this season, and it's why the Twins have a few insurance options on the roster. Eduardo Escobar remains the favorite to be the backup at short and third, but Minnesota also made an intriguing waiver-wire pickup in former ...

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  5. Minnesota Twins: Brian Dozier lends his support to Team TruckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | TwinCities

    ... Tommy John surgery, has struck out nearly a batter per inning in his minor-league career. Miguel Sano, Eduardo Escobar and Dozier were among Friday's arrivals in Twins camp in advance of Sunday's first full-squad workout. Of the 62 invitees to ...

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  6. Twins day at camp: Pitcher Justin Haley faces tough competition for jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Star Tribune

    ... position players were in camp on Wednesday and were joined by eight more on Thursday. That included Mauer, Eduardo Escobar, Eddie Rosario, Kennys Vargas, Ehire Adrianza and Danny Santana. The Twins are now five players short of having a full camp. ...

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  7. Why Do So Many Twins Fans Miss The Boat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Sports Media 101

    ... dismissed? In 2016, Paul Molitor had virtually the same starting infield as he did the year prior (save for Eduardo Escobar replacing Danny Santana at shortstop). He had a new outfield that consisted of Byron Buxton , Miguel Sano , and Eddie Rosario ...

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  8. Gardenhire diagnosed with prostate cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Minnesota Twins

    ... Joe Mauer . Others who played for Gardenhire, who managed the Twins from 2002-14, include Brian Dozier , Eduardo Escobar , Danny Santana , Kennys Vargas , Phil Hughes , Kyle Gibson , Trevor May , Michael Tonkin and Ryan Pressly . Gardenhire, known ...

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  9. 2017 Twins position by positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Star Tribune

    ... in the lineup. Dozier was an unstoppable force in the first half of 2015 and the second half of last season. Eduardo Escobar or Ehire Adrianza could fill in on the few days Dozier takes off. Jorge Polanco appears to profile better as a second ...

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  10. Familiar faces expected to boost Twins' rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Minnesota Twins

    ... is coming off a solid rookie season, and looks to be the club's long-term answer in right field. Bench: Eduardo Escobar , Robbie Grossman, Danny Santana With his strong season offensively last year, Grossman has a solid shot to make the team as an ...

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  11. New Twins leadership counts on young talent to lead revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Boston Herald

    ... option. Jorge Polanco must improve defensively to be trusted as the regular shortstop, with the reliable Eduardo Escobar at the ready if he doesn't. Eddie Rosario (left field) and Kennys Vargas (designated hitter) will again have chances to be ...

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  12. 2017 Minnesota Twins Roster Projections - The Corner InfieldersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | Sports Media 101

    ... and yet he still hit 25 home runs. Hopefully he will start showing us what his full potential is very soon. Eduardo Escobar will likely play the three non-first base infield positions. Joe Mauer is solid at first base. His overall offensive numbers ...

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  13. The Twins should be more aggressive on waiversRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Sports Media 101

    ... a shortstop. Thanks to Brian Dozier's continued presence on the roster, Jorge Polanco is still a shortstop. Eduardo Escobar also should be on the roster on Opening Day. Unless we want to argue that Adrianza is going to be a second backup infielder ...

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  14. 2017 Minnesota Twins Roster Projections - The Middle InfieldersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Sports Media 101

    ... opportunity to improve and get more comfortable there. Plus, his bat is what has people excited. Having Eduardo Escobar on the roster is a must with this roster . He's still not making much money, and he can give the Twins a solid backup at three ...

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  15. Twins claim infielder Ehire Adrianza, DFA Pat LightRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | Sports Media 101

    ... e games over the past four years. He hit . Tags: Brewers , Byung Ho Park , Danny Santana , DFAed last week , Eduardo Escobar , Ehire Adrianza , Fernando Abad , Giants , Jorge Polanco , Red Sox , Twins

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  16. Eduardo Escobar finds his role in Twins infield in limbo againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Star Tribune

    So he didn't demand to play shortstop, as he could have as a major league veteran, but chose to fill in at second base and designated hitter instead. For the third time in four years, Escobar will report to camp in Fort Myers, Fla., next month with little certainty about his role but with the creeping feeling that he is considered Optiona B at shortstop.

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  17. Minnesota Twins still counting on Jorge Polanco at shortstopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | TwinCities

    ... With Brian Dozier still in the fold after a long winter of trade rumors, Polanco appears set to battle Eduardo Escobar for the Opening Day job at shortstop. Out of minor-league options, Polanco would be retained in a utility role at worst. "I think ...

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  18. Former Twins manager Tom Kelly will have Target Field statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... said, with big-league clubs being informed which players made the cut for their respective countries. While Eduardo Escobar (Venezuela) and Ervin Santana (Dominican Republic) are said to have opted against accepting WBC invitations, the Twins could ...

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  19. Minnesota Twins to honor Tom Kelly with statue outside Target FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | TwinCities

    ... said, with big-league clubs being informed which players made the cut for their respective countries. While Eduardo Escobar (Venezuela) and Ervin Santana (Dominican Republic) are said to have opted against accepting WBC invitations, the Twins could ...

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  20. Dozier, Buxton among Twins honored at Diamond AwardsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Major League Baseball

    ... measures Byron Buxton's leaping grab at the center-field wall to rob a home run from Nelson Cruz Shortstop Eduardo Escobar was the winner of the Carl R. Pohlad Community Service Award, while former 20-game winner Jim "Mudcat" Grant won the Kirby ...

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