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  1. Unlike past Blue Jays stars, Jose Bautista not about to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The London Free Press

    ... get into the playoffs. We need you on the field." Bautista had problems with umpires three years ago, as did Yunel Escobar and Brett Lawrie, but the right fielder had not been complaining this year. He had gone past the point of no return when he ...

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  2. Rays' Maddon reassures Escobar that he won't be tradedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    Sensing SS Yunel Escobar was bothered by speculation about a possible waiver claim trade to Oakland, Rays manager Joe Maddon took the unusual step Monday of assuring the emotional infielder he would not be dealt by today's deadline for a deal.

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  3. Maddon speaks with Escobar amid rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Washington Nationals

    Rumors of Yunel Escobar's departure via a trade seem to be premature, at least according to Rays manager Joe Maddon.

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  4. Yunel Escobar Will Remain in a Rays UniformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Rayhawk Review

    Aug 23, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays player Melky Cabrera slides into second base while Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar catches in ninth innings at Rogers Centre.

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  5. Rays still waiting to find out protest rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Major League Baseball

    ... it too late for a challenge -- because the pitcher, Mark Buehrle, had toed the rubber and the next batter, Yunel Escobar, had entered the batter's box prior to Blue Jays manager John Gibbons making the challenge. "I thought I was safe on the play ...

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  6. MLB Bullets Is For The BirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... atmosphere for the players. Well, that's a new take on Moneyball . The A's also claimed Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar on waivers. Escobar's agent thinks that Oakland would not be a good fit for his client. League Park, the original home of the ...

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  7. Rays' Joe Maddon hopeful over outcome of protestRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... dismissed Davidson's claim that he saw Toronto manager John Gibbons slowly making his way out of the dugout as Yunel Escobar was settling into the box: "I hate to accuse anybody of dissembling, but I'm certain that was not the case." If the protest ...

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  8. A's place claim on Yunel EscobarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Swingin' A's

    Aug 23, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays player Melky Cabrera slides into second base while Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar catches in ninth innings at Rogers Centre.

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  9. Rays waiting on protest decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... Gibbons didn't exit the dugout until Jays pitcher Mark Buehrle was standing on the rubber and Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar was standing in the batter's box. Maddon said all the conversation he had before the season about the new replay rules said ...

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  10. Biggest MLB Duds of the Week, Position by PositionRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | BleacherReport

    ... to end the game, keeping Stanton's powerful bat from leaving the on-deck circle. All you need to know about Yunel Escobar's week can be summed up in one at-bat. Against Toronto on Friday, with Tampa Bay in the midst of a four-run sixth inning, ...

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  11. Blue Jays turn to Hutchison in key rubber matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... called out. Maddon took issue with the fact that Gibbons appeared to make his challenge after Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar was in the batter's box and Buehrle was on the mound. This would be a violation of Section II.D, according to Major League ...

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  12. Rays protest game over timing of replay challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | MSNBC

    ... in the fourth and was called safe by first base umpire Bill Welke on Mark Buehrle's pickoff throw. After Yunel Escobar stepped back into the batter's box and Buehrle returned to the rubber, Blue Jays manager John Gibbons came out and asked to ...

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  13. Rays cap big road trip with 6-3 win over TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... Soto and struck out seven. Logan Forsythe got things started with a two-run homer in the second inning with Yunel Escobar on base. Evan Longoria and James Loney singled in runs in the third inning to give Odorizzi a 4-0 lead. Longoria pushed the ...

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  14. Tigers coach Vizquel remembers days with Blue JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | The London Free Press

    ... tell Alvarez." In 2011 we asked Vizquel, then a member of the Chicago White Sox his opinion of Jays shortstop Yunel Escobar. Vizquel said Escobar was "getting too big and would soon be a third baseman." When Vizquel showed in the spring of 2012 in ...

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  15. Will Vragovic | Times Rays push back Ryan Hanigan's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... respectively. The maneuver paid off, at least to some degree. James Loney followed with a sacrifice fly before Yunel Escobar flied out to end the inning. "I think that was him demonstrating the team concept right there," Maddon said of Longoria, who ...

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  16. MLB players, managers get ejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | USA Today

    ... while arguing a review. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1iKIfuL July 23: Tampa Bay Rays' Yunel Escobar argues with umpire Dan Bellino after being ejected for disputing a strike-three call in the fourth inning against the St. ...

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  17. Rays win 6th straight, 7-2 over CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Bradenton.com

    ... 12, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jake Odorizzi allowed two runs over 5 2-3 innings and Yunel Escobar highlighted a five-run fifth inning with a two-run double to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to a 7-2 victory over the St. Louis ...

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  18. Longoria homers, Rays beat Cardinals for sixth straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | TSN.ca

    James Loney went 2-for-4 with two runs scored, Yunel Escobar knocked in a pair of runs and the Tampa Bay Rays took a 7-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in the opener of a two-game set.

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  19. Rangers' Lewis lashes out at Rasmus over buntRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | CBS Sports

    This has not been a banner year for baseball's unwritten rules. Manager Bo Porter and the Astros were upset at Jed Lowrie of the Athletics for bunting to beat the shift in a seven-run game back in April, and in May the Red Sox got into it with the Rays' Yunel Escobar for stealing a base while up five.

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  20. The Heater Wide-open AL East race keeps Rays in chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon comes out to request a replay after Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar slide into home to beat the tag by Toronto Blue Jays catcher Josh Thole to score on a single by Rays catcher Jose Molina during 6th inning action at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.

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