|2013 Season (CBSSports.com)||600.00||4.00||.260||44.00||64.00||29.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs Chi. White Sox||68||12||0|| .186|| .206|| .176|
|vs Rienzo (Career)||2||0||0||0||.333||0|
|vs RHP||423||95||3|| .251|| .281|| .225|
|Last 10 Games|
|American League Gold Glove finalists announced |
|by Nando Di Fino | Senior Fantasy Writer|
(10/25/13) The finalists for the 2013 Rawlings Gold Glove awards were announced on Friday, with three players at each position. The awards honor the league's best defenders, and winners will be announced Oct. 29.
The American League nominees are:
Catcher: Joe Mauer, Minnesota; Salvador Perez, Kansas City; Matt Wieters, Baltimore
First Base: Chris Davis, Baltimore; Eric Hosmer, Kansas City; James Loney, Tampa Bay
Second Base: Robinson Cano, New York, Dustin Pedroia, Boston, Ben Zobrist, Tampa Bay
Third Base: Adrian Beltre, Texas; Evan Longoria, Tampa Bay; Manny Machado, Baltimore
Shortstop: Alcides Escobar, Kansas City; Yunel Escobar, Tampa Bay; J.J. Hardy, Baltimore
Left Field: Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland; Andy Dirks, Detroit; Alex Gordon, Kansas City
Center Field: Lorenzo Cain, Kansas City; Jacoby Ellsbury, Boston; Adam Jones, Baltimore
Right Field: Nick Markakis, Baltimore; Josh Reddick, Oakland; Shane Victorino, Boston
Pitcher: Mark Buehrle, Toronto; R.A. Dickey, Toronto; Doug Fister, Detroit
|Alcides Escobar hits fourth home run |
|by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com|
(9/11/13) Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar hit his fourth home run in Tuesday's win over Cleveland.
Escobar finished 2 for 4 with a run scored and two RBI. The home run was his first since April 28. Escobar is hitting a meager .235/.260/.303 on the season.
|Hitting streak ends at 10 games for Alcides Escobar |
|by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com|
(8/15/13) After going hitless in four at-bats Wednesday against the Marlins, Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar saw his hitting streak end at 10 games.
Escobar had a good run during his hitting streak, batting .447 with a .500 slugging percentage and .962 OPS. He had one triple, six RBI, six runs and two stolen bases.
|Alcides Escobar picks up two hits |
|by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com|
(8/6/13) Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar notched two hits Monday against the Twins.
Escobar hit two singles, going 2 for 4. He drove in two runs, and scored two runs. Escobar is hitting .232/.260/.303 in 426 at-bats.
|Alcides Escobar drops to No. 7 spot in lineup |
|by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com|
(7/12/13) Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar slid to the No. 7 spot in Friday's lineup against Corey Kluber and the Indians.
Manager Ned Yost told The Kansas City Star that Escobar will likely hit low in the lineup against right-handers but stay at second against lefties. Escobar is hitting .222/.258/.280 with two homers and 17 RBI in 239 at-bats against right-handers and .302/.327/.443 with a home run and 11 RBI in 106 at-bats against left-handed pitching this season.
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