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  1. Rays finalize deal with AsdrubalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Major League Baseball

    In the backdrop of Saturday's news that Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar had been traded to the A's, the Rays announced that free-agent infielder Asdrubal Cabrera is officially a member of the team. Cabrera signed one-year contract that will pay him $7.5 million.

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  2. Ben Zobrist, Yunel Escobar Headed to OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Swingin' A's

    Sep 29, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Ben Zobrist and shortstop Yunel Escobar celebrate a win over the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. Tampa defeated Toronto 7-6.

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  3. Should the Blue Jays pick up Tyler Pastornicky?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Bluebird Banter

    ... Blue Jays system until July 14, 2010, when he, Tim Collins and Alex Gonzalez were all traded to the Braves for Yunel Escobar and Jo-Jo Reyes . 9. Tyler Pastornicky, SS: I'll admit, I probably like him better than he deserves, but then I'm not the ...

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  4. Brett Lawrie Brings a New Fan to OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Swingin' A's

    May 27, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar is out at second base by Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Brett Lawrie in a game at Rogers Centre. The Toronto Blue Jays won 9-6.Mandatory Credit: Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports When Brett Lawrie was acquired by the Oakland Athletics many fans, myself included, were very excited.

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  5. Rays have had "Discussions" with Colby RasmusRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | DRays Bay

    ... the fourth man starting at Designated Hitter. Remove Zobrist, and the infield fills in with Longoria, Loney, Yunel Escobar , and Asdrubal Cabrera. Using the 40-man roster as guide, the bench is likewise full with Brandon Guyer and Logan Forsythe ...

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  6. Interest in Ben Zobrist picking up, San Francisco Giants in pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Call to the Pen

    ... the budget-conscious Rays would pay Cabrera $8 million to come off the bench. Either Zobrist or shortstop Yunel Escobar needs to go. In late October there was some talk that the Los Angeles Dodgers could be one team that might pursue acquiring ...

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  7. A retrospective look on the 2012 Marlins-Blue Jays tradeRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | Fish Stripes

    ... a major question mark in that he barely hit at any minor league level until his most recent Triple-A season. Yunel Escobar was coming off a bad season but had a good contract, but the Fish traded him anyway. Alvarez had major strikeout concerns. The ...

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  8. Madden: Josh Donaldson move jarring for Blue JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... Lawrie. It is a deal not unlike the blockbuster Anthopoulos pulled off two years ago when he sent shortstop Yunel Escobar along with four of his top prospects - pitchers Henderson Alvarez and Justin Nicolino, shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria and ...

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  9. Can Brett Lawrie stay healthy for the Oakland Athletics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Call to the Pen

    May 28, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie goes to throw out Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar in the ninth inning at Rogers Centre. Toronto defeated Tampa Bay 3-2.

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  10. Welcome to the Bay, Brett LawrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Swingin' A's

    May 28, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie makes a bare handed catch on a hit by Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar at Rogers Centre. Toronto defeated Tampa Bay 3-2.

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  11. Re-Signing Henderson Alvarez Should Be Miami Marlins' Top Offseason PriorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... Hechavarria , C Jeff Mathis , P Anthony DeSclafani and P Justin Nicolino are still within the organization. SS Yunel Escobar and OF Jake Marisnick have since moved onto other teams. 2) Alvarez is only 24 but eligible for arbitration this offseason. ...

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  12. Throwback Thursday: Toronto Blue Jays Triple the FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Jays Journal

    ... who ran a few steps to touch the bag and double off Betancourt. He then threw the ball to second base, where Yunel Escobar caught it and tripled off Gordon. Triple Play. Some purists may argue, and I am one of those purists, that believe the Blue ...

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  13. Adam Lind Comes to Milwaukee, Goodbye Marco EstradaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Reviewing the Brew

    Sep 13, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Adam Lind reacts with Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar during the Jays 6-3 win at Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports The Brewers made their first non-waiver move of the offseason on Saturday by trading Marco Estrada to the Toronto Blue Jays for first baseman Adam Lind .

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  14. Happy Birthday R.A. DickeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Bluebird Banter

    ... You want Noah Syndergaard , Travis d'Arnaud, Henderson Alvarez , Adeiny Hechavarria , Jake Marisnick , even Yunel Escobar back on the team, you can move them back and see what you could do with those players. You want Yan Gomes back, bring him back. ...

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  15. Yunel Escobar: Looking Back, Moving ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Rayhawk Review

    Sep 12, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar throws out Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Ryan Goins in the second inning at Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports Yunel Escobar had worn out his welcome with the Atlanta Braves by his fourth season with the team and the same happened for him with the Toronto Blue Jays in Year 3. Nevertheless, the Tampa Bay Rays were convinced that their easygoing team philosophy would calm Escobar down and help him produce on the field.

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  16. The Many Tasks Facing New Rays General Manager Matt SilvermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Rayhawk Review

    ... in their offensive lineup. One of them is the leadoff hitter. Last year they used everyone from Matt Joyce to Yunel Escobar and none of them did the job. Very high on Matt Silverman's list should be to acquire a hitter who can get on base ...

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  17. Rays manager will be busy this winter trying to bolster his offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... protection, and with production at the top of the order with Ben Zobrist and Desmond Jennings and bottom with Yunel Escobar and the catchers, the Rays can score enough to make it all work. It did last season when they were ninth in the AL with 700 ...

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  18. How Will Mikie Mahtook Fit Into the Rays' Future Outfield?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Rayhawk Review

    ... because such players exist does not mean that the Rays have perfect situations at each spot. For instance, Yunel Escobar is returning, but unless he rediscovers his 2013 form, the Rays will be dreaming of an upgrade at shortstop. That is especially ...

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  19. Rays beat Yankees as Jeter gets hit and benches emptyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | TSN.ca

    ... tied the score in the fifth on Pineda's error when he failed to catch a flip from McCann, the first baseman. Yunel Escobar had a run-scoring infield single in the sixth, and the Rays broke open the game with a four-run seventh. Evan Longoria and ...

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  20. Rays beat Blue Jays in extra inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | ABC Action News

    ... 6, Blue Jays 5, 10 innings. New approach. With AP Photos. By IAN HARRISON Associated Press TORONTO (AP) -- Yunel Escobar didn't much like being booed when he first came back to Toronto as a visiting player last season. He gave the fans even more ...

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