MLB

Sergio Escalona # - P

  • Age: 30
  • DOB: 1984/08/03
  • POB: El Tocuyo, Venezuela
  • Height: 6-0 Weight: 215lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
  • MLB Seasons: 2
  • Signed by Philadelphia in 2004.

Scouting Report

AssetsHas quality pitches, as well as deception, which makes him especially tough on left-handed batters. Can strike batters out.
FlawsNeeds to do a better job of throwing strikes, as well as develop more consistency. Also, injuries are a factor here.
Career potentialDecent lefty reliever, when healthy.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/11/05Opted for minor league free agency.
2013/08/05Suspended by the MLB for 50 games.
2013/03/17Assigned by the Houston Astros to their minor league camp.
2012/11/20Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a minor league contract.
2012/11/01Outrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA).
2012/11/01Missed all 162 regular season games (tommy john surgery).
2012/11/01Refused minor league assignment from the Houston Astros and opted for free agency.
2012/06/17Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (tommy john surgery).
2012/04/04Tommy John surgery, 15-day DL.
2012/02/24Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2011/10/31Missed the last 19 regular season games (sprained left ankle).
2011/09/10Sprained left ankle, 60-day DL.
2011/09/09Sprained left ankle, day-to-day.
2011/09/06Missed 14 games (left elbow tendinitis).
2011/08/24Left elbow tendinitis, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 22nd, 2011).
2011/05/09Recalled from Oklahoma City (AAA).
2011/03/21Optioned to Oklahoma City (AAA).
2011/02/11Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2011/01/10Acquired from the Philadelphia Phillies.
2011/01/08Designated for assignment by the Philadelphia Phillies.
2010/03/19Optioned by the Philadelphia Phillies to the minors.
2009/10/06Did not make the Philadelphia Phillies playoff roster.
2009/09/09Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/07/05Optioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/06/30Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/06/25Optioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/06/23Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/06/14Optioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/06/13Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/06/03Optioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/05/30Recalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/05/22Optioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA).
2009/05/17Recalled from Reading (AA).
2009/03/16Optioned by the Philadelphia Phillies to their minor league camp.
2008/11/19Contract purchased from the minors.

Trades

2011/01/10Houston Astros traded Albert Cartwright to the Philadelphia Phillies for Sergio Escalona.
2004/05/25Signed as a nondrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2013Corpus ChristiAA1201210015.02511113692.076.60
2011HoustonNL4902100027.224109311251.262.93
2011Oklahoma CityAAA1401030017.0136615181.063.18
2010ReadingAA50048100054.1462523622531.253.81
2009PhiladelphiaNL1401000013.2127705101.244.61
2009Lehigh ValleyAAA1510220019.221151348151.475.95
2009ReadingAA32021120040.231128114381.111.77
2008ReadingAA1500110024.127126314291.692.22
2008LakewoodA2805120044.2361817118601.213.43
2007WilliamsportA772200027.1322623219261.877.57
2007LakewoodA771400039.0512518411321.594.15
2007ClearwaterA11000004.08110242.502.25
TotalNL6303100041.1361716316351.263.48
TotalAAA2911250036.2342119513331.284.66
TotalAA10907122400134.1129604813561291.383.22
TotalA431587200115.012770597501221.544.62

Legend:

GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage


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