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Edgmer Escalona | Relief Pitcher

Team: Baltimore Orioles
Age / DOB:  (27) / 10/6/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 215
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Orioles placed RHP Edgmer Escalona on the 60-day disabled list with a sore right shoulder.
Escalona has been nursing the ailment since early March. He's yet to resume throwing and will miss at least the first two months of the season. Mar 30 - 3:48 PM

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Edgmer Escalona (shoulder) hopes to start doing exercises this week.

Escalona, recovering from discomfort in his throwing shoulder, "feels a lot better." He wants to start throwing in a week or so. The 27-year-old right-hander is doubtful to land a spot in the Orioles' Opening Day bullpen.
Mar 19 - 8:57 AM

Edgmer Escalona will be shut down for at least the next three weeks due to right shoulder inflammation.

Escalona allowed five runs -- all earned -- Saturday in his Grapefruit League debut and then began experiencing discomfort in his throwing shoulder soon after. The 27-year-old right-hander is now doubtful to land a spot in the Orioles' Opening Day bullpen.
Mar 4 - 8:37 AM

Orioles signed RHP Edgmer Escalona to a one-year contract.

Escalona was surprisingly able to land a major league deal after he posted a 5.67 ERA over 37 relief appearances with the Rockies this past season. However, the Orioles have been intrigued by his success in winter ball and clearly see him as a piece of their bullpen for 2014.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 02:02:00 PM

Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports that the Orioles have signed right-hander Edgmer Escalona, pending a physical.

It's unclear whether he'll receive a guaranteed major league contract. Escalona posted a 5.67 ERA and 1.43 WHIP over 37 appearances with the Rockies this past season.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 11:26:00 AM

Rockies sent RHP Edgmer Escalona outright to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

He had been designated for assignment last week but has cleared waivers and will remain in the organization. Escalona holds a 5.67 ERA and 1.43 WHIP over 37 appearances at the big league level this season.
Thu, Aug 29, 2013 07:27:00 PM

Rockies designated RHP Edgmer Escalona for assignment.

Escalona hasn't appeared in a game since August 18 and should pass through waivers unclaimed. The 26-year-old will likely be back up when rosters expand in September.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 05:02:00 PM

Edgmer Escalona (calf) returned to action Friday.

Escalona missed over a week due to a calf injury, but managed to avoid the disabled list. He didn't allow any hits over a scoreless inning of work Friday and should continue to be used in middle relief now that he's finally healthy.
Sat, Aug 10, 2013 09:23:00 AM

Edgmer Escalona was unavailable Friday due to left calf soreness.

Escalona hasn't pitched since he was hit by a line drive Thursday and is still considered day-to-day. He isn't expected to be available Saturday and could require a trip to the disabled list.
Sat, Aug 3, 2013 08:59:00 AM

Edgmer Escalona could require a trip to the disabled list due to a sore left calf.

Escalona was hit by a line drive in Thursday's game and was limping around badly after the game. He'll likely be re-evaluated Friday before a decision is made.
Thu, Aug 1, 2013 11:11:00 PM

Rockies activated RHP Edgmer Escalona from the 15-day disabled list.

Escalona wound up missing three weeks because of a sore right elbow. He will return to middle relief.
Tue, Jul 2, 2013 06:00:00 PM

Edgmer Escalona (elbow) threw live batting practice on Tuesday.

Escalona will be sent out on a rehab assignment soon. He should rejoin the Rockies' bullpen in a week or so.
Source: Denver Post
Tue, Jun 25, 2013 06:48:00 PM

Edgmer Escalona (elbow) threw a 25-pitch bullpen session Thursday.

The reliever is close to being sent out on a rehab assignment, though it's not clear when or where that will happen. Escalona has been out since mid-June with right elbow inflammation.
Source: Denver Post
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 09:37:00 AM

Rockies placed RHP Edgmer Escalona on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation.

Escalona is out indefinitely. The right-hander has registered a 4.18 ERA in 32 1/3 innings this season.
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 05:00:00 PM

Edgmer Escalona was removed from Sunday's game in the seventh inning with left triceps soreness.

Escalona will undergo a precautionary MRI on Monday. The severity of the injury isn't yet known, but a stint on the disabled list is possible. Escalona was charged with a blown save and gave up three runs before exiting.
Sun, Jun 9, 2013 09:14:00 PM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Matt Wieters
2Steve Clevenger
1B1Chris Davis
2B1Jonathan Schoop
2Steve Lombardozzi
SS1J.J. Hardy
3B1Manny Machado
2Ryan Flaherty
3Michael Almanzar
LF1David Lough
CF1Adam Jones
RF1Nick Markakis
2Francisco Peguero
DH1Nelson Cruz
2Delmon Young
3Steve Pearce
4Nolan Reimold
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Tillman
2Ubaldo Jimenez
3Wei-Yin Chen
4Miguel Gonzalez
5Bud Norris
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Tommy Hunter
2Darren O'Day
3Brian Matusz
4Ryan Webb
5Josh Stinson
6Evan Meek
7Zach Britton
8Troy Patton
9Edgmer Escalona