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
  • Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

    Meneses hits 2-run HR in 8th as Nationals beat Cubs 6-5

    Joey Meneses hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning, Keibert Ruiz went deep twice and the Washington Nationals regrouped after blowing a three-run lead, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-5 Tuesday night to snap a six-game losing streak. The Nationals were rolling along with a 4-1 lead, thanks to Ruiz's solo drive in the second and three-run shot in the fourth against Marcus Stroman. It was the first career multi-homer game for the 24-year-old Venezuelan.

  • The Winchester Star

    Nats story Post

    Recalled to the Nationals on June 17. Optioned on June 20. Recalled on July 13.

  • Federal Baseball

    Washington Nationals homer way to 6-5 win over Chicago Cubs; snap 6-game slide...

    Espino in Chicago: Paolo Espino put up a 2.03 ERA, a 3.05 FIP, four walks, 20 Ks, and . line against in 26 2⁄3 IP out of the bullpen to start the season, but before taking the mound tonight to go up against the Chicago Cubs in Wrigley Field, the 35-year-old veteran had a 5.52 ERA, a 6.13 FIP, nine walks, 33 Ks, and a . line against in 10 starts and 44 IP since moving into the Washington Nationals’ rotation back on June 12th.