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Alcides Escobar | Shortstop | #2

Team: Kansas City Royals
Age / DOB:  (29) / 12/16/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 185
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: None
Drafted: 2003 / UDFA / MLW
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Royals exercised SS Alcides Escobar's $6.5 million club option for the 2016 season.
An easy call for the Kansas City front office. Escobar batted just .257/.293/.320 in 148 games during the regular season, but he was an exceptional presence at the top of the Royals' lineup during the postseason and he plays very good defense at shortstop. Escobar should again hold some fantasy value as a base-stealer in 2016. Thu, Nov 5, 2015 03:40:00 PM

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Career Stats
YearTMGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2008MLW942000020100.500.500.5001.000
2009MLW3812538311112041842.304.333.368.701
2010MLW1455061191410441573670104.235.288.326.614
2011KC158548139218446692573269.254.290.343.633
2012KC1556051773075526827100355.293.331.390.721
2013KC158607142204452571984220.234.259.300.559
2014KC162579165345350742383316.285.317.377.694
2015KC148612157205347762675175.257.293.320.614
Career Totals:9733586939142402429942316050414531.262.298.344.642

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Salvador Perez
2Tony Cruz
3Drew Butera
1B1Eric Hosmer
2Cody Decker
2B1Omar Infante
2Christian Colon
3Ramon Torres
SS1Alcides Escobar
2Raul Mondesi
3B1Mike Moustakas
2Cheslor Cuthbert
LF1Alex Gordon
2Jose Martinez
CF1Lorenzo Cain
2Terrance Gore
3Brett Eibner
4Bubba Starling
RF1Jarrod Dyson
2Paulo Orlando
DH1Kendrys Morales
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Yordano Ventura
2Edinson Volquez
3Ian Kennedy
4Chris Young
5Kris Medlen
6Danny Duffy
7Jason Vargas
8Dillon Gee
9John Lannan
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Wade Davis
2Kelvin Herrera
3Joakim Soria
4Luke Hochevar
5Tim Collins
6Scott Alexander
7Miguel Almonte
8Brian Flynn
9Peter Moylan