Yunel Escobar told Jon Heyman of CBS Sports on Wednesday that he is determined to become "one of the best second basemen in the National League."
Nationals acquired SS Yunel Escobar from the Nationals for RHP Tyler Clippard.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports the A's have traded Yunel Escobar to the Nationals.
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports hears the Nationals have interest in Yunel Escobar.
Athletics acquired INF Yunel Escobar and INF/OF Ben Zobrist from the Rays for INF Daniel Robertson, C John Jaso and OF Boog Powell.
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports the Rays are willing to listen to trade offers for Yunel Escobar.
Rays manager Joe Maddon said Thursday that an MRI on Yunel Escobar's left knee showed no tears or structural damage.
Rays manager Joe Maddon said after Tuesday's game that Yunel Escobar (knee) is likely done for the season.
Yunel Escobar left Tuesday's game versus the Red Sox with a left knee sprain.
Yunel Escobar provided the Rays all of their offense on Thursday, going 3-for-3 with a walk, two home runs, and four RBI, but the Yankees walked off 5-4 winners.
Yunel Escobar is not in Sunday's lineup due to illness.
Yunel Escobar scampered home on a passed ball in the ninth inning on Saturday, leading the Rays a to 3-2 victory over the Orioles.
Yunel Escobar went 2-for-3 on Friday.
Rays manager Joe Maddon said Monday that Yunel Escobar won't be traded.