Nationals released outfielder Alex Escobar.
Nationals reassigned OF Alex Escobar and C Humberto Cota to minor league camp.
Alex Escobar went 0-for-3 as a designated hitter before Friday night's game was called due to rain.
Nationals re-signed outfielder Alex Escobar to a minor league contract.
Nationals sent outfielder Alex Escobar outright to Triple-A Columbus.
Alex Escobar will have surgery on his foot and miss the rest of the season.
Alex Escobar (shoulder) continues to work on a throwing program at the Nationals spring training facility in Vero Beach, Florida.
Alex Escobar, who will become the Nationals everyday left fielder when he comes off the disabled list, could rejoin the team this weekend.
The Nationals plan to make Alex Escobar their everyday left fielder, with Ryan Church moving to center, once he's ready to come off the DL.
Alex Escobar (ankle) is just 2-for-20 on his rehab assignment after going 0-for-4 for Double-A Harrisburg on Sunday.
Manager Manny Acta said that Alex Escobar played five problem-free innings Friday for Double-A Harrisburg and was scheduled to play seven innings Saturday.
Alex Escobar (sprained ankle) is expected to play in rehab games at Double-A Harrisburg this weekend.
Alex Escobar ran the bases Tuesday to test the ankle he sprained in late June.
Alex Escobar, who was rehabbing his injured shoulder with Single-A Potomac, sprained his ankle.