Yunel Escobar Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Tough sixth spoils Fister's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Washington Nationals

    ... the scoring with an RBI single. The team would then take a 3-1 lead in the second inning on an RBI single by Yunel Escobar . 6/18/15: Bryce Harper appears to hurt his leg while throwing to home plate, and leaves the game after the injury Harper ...

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  2. Ten nutty things that happened on the craziest day of the 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | ESPN

    ... Tuesday that, in the ninth inning, the Nationals sent a pitcher ( Joe Ross ) out to pinch-hit for their DH ( Yunel Escobar ). And you know what that means. It means a National League pitcher had just made history -- by turning into an actual DH. Who ...

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  3. Blue Jays Trade Rumors: Toronto checked in on Tyler ClippardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Jays Journal

    ... names. Clippard, who the Athletics acquired from the Washington Nationals earlier this winter in exchange for Yunel Escobar , has nine saves in 11 opportunities in 2015, posting a 3.20 ERA in 25.1 innings of work for the A's. However, he's been ...

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  4. Washington Nationals reinstate Anthony Rendon, recall A.J. Cole, Wilmer Difo, Taylor Jordan optionedRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... w/ us to play more 2nd base then 3rd." Rendon at 2B, Escobar at 3B. #GrantAndDanny . The Nationals acquired Yunel Escobar , who'd played short throughout most of his major league career before this season, with the intention of having him play ...

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  5. Washington Nationals' sputtering offense could use a jolt... can Anthony Rendon provide it?Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... can hit the ball the other way well, he can move the baseball, he's got some power, we all know that..." When Yunel Escobar was acquired this winter, the plan was for him to play second this season, but with Rendon sidelined by an MCL sprain this ...

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  6. Washington Nationals Rapid Reaction: Offense nowhere to be found in loss to Blue JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... on his pitches to induce a strikeout. The Nationals didn't really threaten Buehrle all night. Bryce Harper and Yunel Escobar each got two hits off Buehrle. Ian Desmond got a hit. That was it for hitting contributions from the lineup. Except for ...

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  7. For Nationals, time for someone to step upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    ... from happening is for Matt Williams to get creative with the lineup, putting Harper in the three spot with Yunel Escobar in the cleanup spot. Although Escobar does not fit the bill of a typical cleanup hitter, he has clearly been the team's second ...

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  8. Dickey loses challenge with Harper, Blue Jays fall to NatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... gave him 29 RBIs in his last 27 games. Ryan Zimmerman added a sacrifice fly later in the inning to score Yunel Escobar, who reached on Dickey's only walk. A day after rain postponed the first meeting of the teams since 2012, Zimmermann (5-2) struck ...

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  9. Nationals 2-0 over Blue Jays: Jordan Zimmermann throws eight scoreless in D.C.Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... 11-pitch inning. 38 total after three scoreless. Jose Bautista took a first-pitch slider to left by a diving Yunel Escobar at third for a leadoff single in the fourth, and two outs later, Josh Thole singled to left on a 93 mph first-pitch fastball, ...

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  10. Third timea s the charm for Bryce Harper against R.A. DickeyRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... trying to throw a strike with and then he goes to work." In the fifth, with no one on first but Zimmermann and Yunel Escobar in scoring position, Dickey could have walked Harper . Instead, he chose to pitch to the league's home run leader instead of ...

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  11. Zimmermann tosses Nats to win, ends three game losing streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | DC Pro Sports Report

    ... a 1-0 lead. Later in the same inning, Ryan Zimmerman would contribute with a sacrifice RBI fly that scored Yunel Escobar. Those two runs were all the Nationals needed, thanks to Zimmermann's work on the mound. The Nats offense continue in their ...

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  12. Washington Nationals Win Game 1 2-0 Behind Jordan Zimmermann's Dominant PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... the fifth inning. Jordan Zimmermann , helping out his own cause, singled to left center to begin the inning. Yunel Escobar followed by walking on four pitches before Ian Desmond laid down a perfect sacrifice bunt to advance the runners to second and ...

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  13. Zimm dominates, as Nats take GM 1 from JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Washington Nationals

    ... Harper RBI single. Ryan Zimmerman batted in the game's only other run with a one-out sacrifice fly to score Yunel Escobar . Dickey worked six solid innings, allowing only the two runs in the fifth. He struck out six and walked one, falling to 2-6 on ...

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  14. Series Preview: Talking Washington Nationals vs Toronto Blue Jays with Bluebird BanterRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... numbers. The Nationals will have gotten a good deal on him if he's anything like that pitcher this season. Yunel Escobar has been a shocking revelation for me so far this season. My brother is a Braves fan so I watched him come up with Atlanta and ...

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  15. Washington Nationals News: Nats vs. Blue Jays Rained Out, Doubleheader TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... Denard Span would have been out of the lineup. Michael Taylor would have got the start in center field while Yunel Escobar would have been the team's leadoff hitter. Span was taken out during the eighth inning of Sunday's loss against the Reds ...

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  16. Nationals-Blue Jays discussion thread: Game 51Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... him from Sunday's game and has caused soreness since it happened. He'll be replaced in the leadoff spot by Yunel Escobar, and in the field by Michael A. Taylor. The Blue Jays throw knuckleballer R.A. Dickey on what looks like it will be a stormy ...

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  17. Are the Blue Jays and Angels now even on bad interference (non-)calls?Read the original story

    May 22, 2015 | Bluebird Banter

    ... the situation in the top of the 13th, game tied 5-5, the Blue Jays had two runners on, Adam Lind at third and Yunel Escobar at second. The crappy and expensive third baseman Edwin Encarnacion was up at bat with two outs and hit a slow four-bouncer ...

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