Alcides Escobar

Alcides Escobar

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/195 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: La Sabana, Venezuela
College: None
Draft: Undrafted 2003 signed by the
  • Federal Baseball

    Washington Nationals' Josh Bell & Nelson Cruz and their impact in D.C.

    He keeps himself in great shape, he works hard every day, he never talks about ever giving up the game, and good for him, so I can see him playing for another couple years if he wants to, so we’ll see, but he keeps himself in great shape, he really does. And he’s been awesome. He’s a professional through and through, even in his early struggles this year here, he was always communicating with the young players and the veteran guys, and keeping everybody upbeat, and he was that voice in the clubh...

  • The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

    Reynolds Propels Bucs, 8-7

    Bryan Reynolds hit a career-high three homers and drove in six runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Washington Nationals 8-7 on Wednesday. I think Bryan Reynolds carried us to a win tonight,” said Pittsburgh manager Derek Shelton said, whose Pirates ended a five-game losing streak. We kind of jumped on his shoulders.