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  1. Ranking the Best Third Basemen in the AL WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Swingin' A's

    May 28, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie makes a bare handed catch on a hit by Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar at Rogers Centre. Toronto defeated Tampa Bay 3-2.

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  2. It is what it is a " and what it is is discouraging for NationalsRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    As Anthony Rendon's sprained left medial collateral ligament joined Yunel Escobar's strained oblique , Jayson Werth's surgically repaired right shoulder , and Denard Span's recently repaired core on the list of injuries plaguing the Washington Nationals, the unofficial phrase of the day in the clubhouse was "it is what it is." Rendon's injury, suffered Monday, was a "bruise" on Wednesday, according to manager Matt Williams.

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  3. Rays notes: Two reassigned; Cobb's feedback; big hittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Tampa Bay Online

    SS Daniel Robertson and OF Boog Powell were reassigned to minor league camp Thursday before the Rays' 10-3 victory against the visiting Blue Jays. Both players joined the organization Jan. 10 from Oakland in the Ben Zobrist/Yunel Escobar trade.

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  4. Denard Span has surgery, out at least a monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | USA Today

    ... rehabbing his shoulder after undergoing arthroscopic surgery in the offseason. And newly acquired infielder Yunel Escobar has been sidelined with an oblique injury, but is expected to return in time to be ready for opening day. March 8: A swarm of ...

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  5. Nationals News: Yunel Escobar's transition to second ahead of scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Teddy Never Wins

    Sep 12, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar throws out Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Ryan Goins in the second inning at Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports Good morning DoD readers, and welcome to today's District Daily! As the winter that never ends continues to pound D.C. with snow, the Nationals have reached yet another milestone in their preparations for the 2015 season as Grapefruit League action officially kicks off today.

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  6. How important is the Nationals "hole" at second base?Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... starting second baseman in 2015. While we discussed quite a few second basemen that the Nats could go after, Yunel Escobar was never on my radar. Today, we're going to have a look at whether Mike Rizzo really patched the biggest hole in the the ...

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  7. Nationals News: Yunel Escobar wasn't originally on board with move to 2BRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Teddy Never Wins

    Sep 13, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar tags out Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Danny Valencia during an attempt to steal second base in the seventh inning of the Jays 6-3 win at Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports The Washington Nationals entered the offseason with only one true question mark: second base.

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  8. Clippard leaves big innings to fillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... players . But where Clippard may be mised the most is the bullpen. After trading Clippard for second baseman Yunel Escobar, General Manager Mike Rizzo referred to Clippard as "maybe the best eighth-inning set-up man in the history of the game." Over ...

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  9. Fantasy Baseball: 2015 Consensus Third Base Rankings - Part 1Read the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | FakeTeams

    ... second baseman off the board, a few picks after Robinson Cano . With the Nationals offseason acquisition of Yunel Escobar , it is likely Rendon will lose second base eligibility in 2015, but you never know. Assuming he stays healthy, he should build ...

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  10. The Marlins' Good, the Bad, and the Utility: NL East previewRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Fish Stripes

    ... there: who starts Opening Day? A powerful lineup backs them given Bryce Harper can stay on the field. The Bad: Yunel Escobar , who is slated to play second base, looks to return to his form while with the Toronto Blue Jays rather than his tenure ...

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  11. Casey Janssen enters camp with a new team for the first time in his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... forward to the challenge of a new division and a new league." Janssen has played with only one National, Yunel Escobar, who has yet to arrive in camp. He hasn't pitched much in National League stadiums, either, though he says he hears they're ...

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  12. Scherzer not the only Nats newcomer ready to contributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Washington Nationals

    ... With Scherzer added to the mix, Tanner Roark will move to the bullpen and likely become a long reliever. 2B Yunel Escobar : He is coming off a season in which he hit .258 with seven home run and 39 RBIs and committed 16 errors in 136 games at ...

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  13. Washington Nationals: What you need to know about Yunel EscobarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    The Washington Nationals have recently answered their second base question with the recent arrival of Yunel Escobar from the Oakland Athletics. The infielder came to Washington out of a deal that traded Tyler Clippard to the A's.

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  14. 2015 Fantasy Outlooks: New York MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... like they'd be major players this winter. Troy Tulowitzki isn't a Met. Neither is Ian Desmond . Neither is Yunel Escobar , for that matter. The Mets' nearly half-decade-long shortstop void continues, and their failure to do anything about it will ...

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  15. Nationals News: Nats Sign Casey Janssen, Designate Eric Fornataro for AssignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... serve as the replacement to Tyler Clippard , the former 8th inning ace who was shipped off to Oakland for Yunel Escobar . Janssen also takes Clippard's place as the DSIP: Drew Storen Insurance Policy. Janssen has 90 career saves, including 34 and 25 ...

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  16. Nationals announce 1-year deal with Casey Janssen; Designate RHP Eric Fornataro for assignmentRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... he has yet to sign elsewhere, and Tyler Clippard going to the Oakland A's this winter in a trade for infielder Yunel Escobar . In order to make room for Janssen on the Nats' 40-Man Roster, the Nationals designated right-hander Eric Fornataro for ...

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  17. District Daily: Checking in on Nate McLouth, Matt WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... named the league's Manager of the Year, the club dealt setup man Tyler Clippard to the A's for second baseman Yunel Escobar . This week, outfielder Jayson Werth was sentenced to five days in jail after he pleaded guilty to reckless driving. Most ...

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  18. Nats send Clippard to A's for Escobar, flexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Washington Nationals

    It looks like the Nationals have solved a couple of potential roster issues, as they acquired veteran infielder Yunel Escobar from the Athletics for reliever Tyler Clippard . Escobar has played shortstop for the bulk of his Major League career, but with an opening at second base for the Nats, he could be moving to the other side of the infield in the short term.

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  19. AP Source: RHP Casey Janssen, Nationals agree to contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Hometown Annapolis

    Free-agent reliever Casey Janssen and the Washington Nationals agreed to a one-year contract with an option for 2016, a person familiar with the negotiations said Wednesday. The move is an attempt by the Nationals to add late-game relief help to their bullpen following the trade that sent eighth-inning setup man Tyler Clippard , a two-time NL All-Star, to the Oakland Athletics for infielder Yunel Escobar.

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  20. Nats send Clippard to A's for Escobar, flexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Washington Nationals

    It looks like the Nationals have solved a couple of potential roster issues, as they acquired veteran infielder Yunel Escobar from the Athletics for reliever Tyler Clippard . Escobar has played shortstop for the bulk of his Major League career, but with an opening at second base for the Nats, he could be moving to the other side of the infield in the short term.

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