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Alex Escobar # - OF

  • Age: 35
  • DOB: 1978/09/06
  • POB: Valencia, Venezuela
  • Height: 6-1 Weight: 190lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 4
  • Signed by NY Mets in 1995.

Scouting Report

Assets
Flaws
Career potential

Honours and Awards

2003International League (AAA) - All-Star Team
2000Eastern League (AA) - Rookie of the Year
2000Eastern League (AA) - All-Star Team
1998South Atlantic League (A) - All-Star Team
1998Class A - All-Star Team (Baseball America)

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2010/02/06Signed by the Colorado Rockies to a minor league contract.
2008/07/15Released by the Washington Nationals.
2008/03/18Refused minor league assignment from the Washington Nationals and opted for free agency.
2008/01/25Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a minor league contract.
2007/11/03Opted for minor league free agency.
2007/10/18Opted for minor league free agency.
2007/10/17Outrighted to Columbus (AAA).
2007/06/20Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (shoulder injury).
2007/03/28Shoulder injury, 15-day DL.
2007/01/24Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a one-year contract.
2006/10/02Missed the last 34 regular season games (shoulder injury).
2006/08/26Shoulder injury, 15-day DL.
2006/08/23Missed 2 games (left elbow injury).
2006/08/22Left elbow injury, day-to-day.
2006/07/28Missed 4 games (right hamstring injury).
2006/07/23Right hamstring injury, day-to-day.
2006/07/06Missed 42 games (left hamstring injury).
2006/05/22Left hamstring injury, 15-day DL.
2006/05/20Contract purchased from Harrisburg (AA).
2006/03/14Assigned by the Washington Nationals to their minor league camp.
2005/12/21Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a minor league contract.
2005/10/02Missed all 162 regular season games (strained quadricep).
2005/04/20Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (strained quadricep).
2005/03/24Strained quadricep, 15-day DL.
2005/02/21Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a one-year contract.
2005/02/13Acquired from the Chicago White Sox.
2004/10/04Missed 48 games (fractured right foot).
2004/08/17Claimed off waivers from the Cleveland Indians.
2004/08/17Fractured right foot, 15-day DL.
2004/08/12Released by the Cleveland Indians.
2004/08/08Designated for assignment by the Cleveland Indians.
2004/06/12Optioned to Buffalo (AAA).
2004/03/01Re-signed by the Cleveland Indians to a one-year contract.
2003/09/29Missed 4 games (neck injury).
2003/09/28Neck injury, day-to-day.
2003/08/15Recalled from Buffalo (AAA).
2003/03/17Optioned to Buffalo (AAA).
2003/03/03Re-signed by the Cleveland Indians to a one-year contract.
2002/09/30Missed all 162 regular season games (knee injury).
2002/03/30Knee injury, 15-day DL.
2002/03/05Knee injury, remainder of the regular season.
2002/03/05Re-signed by the Cleveland Indians to a one-year contract.
2001/12/11Acquired from the New York Mets.
2001/09/17Recalled from Norfolk (AAA).
2001/06/26Optioned to Norfolk (AAA).
2001/06/20Recalled from Norfolk (AAA).
2001/05/16Optioned to Norfolk (AAA).
2001/05/08Recalled from Norfolk (AAA).
2001/03/17Optioned to Norfolk (AAA).

Trades

2010/02/06Signed by the Colorado Rockies to a minor league contract.
2005/02/13Washington Nationals traded Jerry Owens to the Chicago White Sox for Alex Escobar.
2004/08/17Chicago White Sox claimed Alex Escobar off waivers from the Cleveland Indians.
2001/12/11Cleveland Indians traded Roberto Alomar, Mike Bacsik and Danny Peoples to the New York Mets for Matt Lawton, Alex Escobar, Jerrod Riggan, Billy Traber and and Earl Snyder.
1995/07/01Signed by the New York Mets as a non-drafted free agent.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2008ColumbusAAA6723029591206312047330.257.318.387.705
2007ColumbusAAA72734100149001.148.258.185.443
2007HarrisburgAA51603200102100.188.176.313.489
2007PotomacA2811000111000.125.222.125.347
2006WashingtonNL3387143132418818201.356.394.575.969
2006HarrisburgAA351222138110526202322-.311.440.525.965
2006GCL NationalsR371100012100-.143.333.143.476
2005DNP-Injured------------------
2004ClevelandAL461522032821122342111.211.318.309.627
2004BuffaloAAA1663101850410415010.286.348.556.904
2003ClevelandAL2899162720514733102.273.324.444.768
2003BuffaloAAA11843963110212247824133835.251.296.472.768
2002DNP-Injured------------------
2001NY MetsNL18503101038319102.200.245.400.645
2001NorfolkAAA111397551062141252351461835.267.327.431.758
2000BinghamtonAA122437791262571667571142455.288.375.487.862
1999St. LucieA1312001311110.667.6001.6672.267
1999GCL MetsR2813200112000.375.444.6251.069
1998Capital CityA1124169012923527915413349712.310.393.584.977
1997KingsportR103667300338102.194.250.278.528
1997GCL MetsR26731218411111017001.247.341.370.711
1996GCL MetsR247515274001049713.360.410.413.823
TotalMLB12538853100144135241112516.258.328.415.743
TotalAL7425136591026263075213.235.320.363.683
TotalNL511371741427261137303.299.342.511.853
TotalAAA31911561602976064617287350291011.257.313.439.752
TotalAA1625751001673872194771392775.290.385.490.875
TotalA1154279213223528955613550812.309.392.583.975
TotalR6519935561311262037816.281.354.372.726

Legend:

GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage


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