Alcides Escobar

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Max Power
September 15, 2018 - 9:36 pm
The Royals unloaded a 16 hit attack and cruised to a 10-3 victory over Minnesota. Alex Gordon led the attack going 3 for 5 with 5 runs batted in. Alcides Escobar went 3 for 4 with 3 runs batted in and Cam Gallagher was a perfect 4 for 4. Ian Kennedy picked up his first win since April pitching 6...
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Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports
Max Power
August 11, 2018 - 10:01 pm
The Cardinals took game 2 of the I-70 series pounding out 11 hits in an 8-2 victory over the Royals at Kaufman Stadium. A four run second inning was all St. Louis would need but for insurance they added 2 more in the sixth and 2 more in the nineth to squash any hopes the Royals may have had...
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Kansas City Royals
July 08, 2018 - 8:32 pm
Alcides Escobar was not in the Kansas City Royals' lineup on Sunday for the first time since 2015 as the struggling club made a plethora of moves. Escobar had started 421 consecutive games, the longest streak in the majors, before Royals manager Ned Yost benched him against the Boston Red Sox. The...
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Scott R. Galvin-USA TODAY Sports
January 29, 2018 - 8:19 pm
The Royals had hoped to retain some of the core players that helped them to back-to-back American League pennants and a World Series title after hitting free agency this offseason. They accomplished it with at least one of them. Kansas City signed Alcides Escobar, 31, to a $2.5 million deal for the...
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Peter Aiken - USA TODAY Sports
October 01, 2017 - 6:50 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas, Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar tipped their caps and likely said goodbye to Kansas City's fans, and then the playoff-bound Arizona Diamondbacks ended the regular season with a 14-2 win over the Royals on Sunday. The foursome joined the Royals...
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Peter Aiken - USA TODAY Sports
August 20, 2017 - 6:06 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Cheslor Cuthbert homered and drove in three runs, Alcides Escobar also had three RBIs and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 7-4 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. Cam Gallagher also drove in a run for the Royals, who finally got their bats going after...
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Steven Branscombe - USA TODAY Sports
July 01, 2017 - 6:09 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Mike Moustakas hit his 22nd home run and Alex Gordon connected for a three-run shot as the Kansas City Royals rallied from a four-run deficit to defeat the Minnesota Twins 11-6 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Saturday. Moustakas tied his season high for home runs...
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Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports
April 17, 2017 - 1:41 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alcides Escobar hit an RBI single in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals, boosted by a strong effort from starter Ian Kennedy, edged the Los Angeles Angels 1-0 Sunday for their fourth straight win. Kennedy pitched two-hit ball and struck out 10 over eight innings as...
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