4:15 PM EDT, Mon June 27, 2016
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Mets have interest in Angels 3B Escobar

The Mets and Giants are among several teams to show interest in trading for Angels infielder Yunel Escobar, according to reports on MLB Trade Rumors
Orange County Register Jun 26, 2016
Yunel Escobar sent for MRI on injured left knee

Yunel Escobar sent for MRI on injured left knee

ANAHEIM — An MRI taken on Yunel Escobar’s left knee showed that the Angels’ third baseman has a bone bruise, Manager Mike Scioscia said Sunday. Escobar suffered the knee injury on Thursday and left the game during the seventh inning. He has not...
Newark Star-Ledger Jun 26, 2016
MLB trade rumors: Mets interested in Angels' Yunel Escobar, report says

MLB trade rumors: Mets interested in Angels' Yunel Escobar, report says

Escobar is batting .310 for the Angels this season.
Orange County Register Jun 25, 2016
Angels lineups: Yunel Escobar out for second straight day with knee injury

Angels lineups: Yunel Escobar out for second straight day with knee injury

ANAHEIM — Third baseman Yunel Escobar, who left the Angels’ loss to Oakland on Thursday in the seventh inning with what is considered a bruised knee, will miss a second straight game. Escobar, who has a team-leading 85 hits, was not in the lineup...
Orange County Register Jun 24, 2016
Angels Notes: Yunel Escobar sits with a sore knee

Angels Notes: Yunel Escobar sits with a sore knee

ANAHEIM – Yunel Escobar has a sore left knee that kept him out of the lineup on Friday, but Manager Mike Scioscia said it’s not serious. “It’s just a little sore so we’re going to let it bounce back,” Scioscia said. Escobar, who came out...
Halos Heaven Jun 24, 2016

MLB trade rumor: Teams are inquiring about Yunel Escobar, Angels are open to move him

Well, looks like we're at that point: trade season, and in the case of the Angels, it could be more like send-away-anybody-and-everybody-of-any-value season. We kinda/sorta knew this day was coming, with how bad the team has been playing. They are currently 16 games out of first place, the most they've been behind in June since the 2001 season. That year, the Angels would go on to lose 87 games, and it's totally in the realm of possibility that the Halos finish 2016 with an equal, if not larger, tally in the L column. So yeah, things are not good...and they're not trading Mike Trout, so...

VIDEO: Escobar drives in the first run of the game

Yunel Escobar started the scoring Wednesday with an RBI single that scored Jett Bandy in the fourth inning. Bandy led off the inning with a single to left before Shane Robinson drew a walk to move Bandy into scoring position. Escobar's single scored...

VIDEO: Angels take 1-0 lead in the first

The Angels got a run in the first inning on an Albert Pujols ground out, scoring Yunel Escobar and putting the Halos up 1-0. Escobar led off the inning with a single to left, moved to second on a walk of Kole Calhoun and got to third on a Mike Trout...

VIDEO: Angels break game open with five runs in the fifth, up 7-1

The Angels turned a tight, 2-1 game into a 7-1 rout of the Twins by scoring five runs in the fifth inning. The Angels loaded the bases with one out. Yunel Escobar hit a leadoff double, Kole Calhoun flew out to right, Mike Trout was intentionally...
Akron Beacon Journal Jun 12, 2016

Angels 4, Indians 3: Tribe’s 9th-inning rally goes for naught

ANAHEIM, Calif.: Everything has been a struggle for the Los Angeles Angels lately, and on Saturday night, even victory came with some complications.The Angels got a masterful performance from Matt Shoemaker, only to have closer Huston Street allow three runs in the ninth inning for a tie game.For the first time in a while, though, the Angels had an answer. Yunel Escobar lined a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth, and Los Angeles beat the Cleveland Indians 4-3 to snap a five-game losing streak.“It’s not frustrating,” Shoemaker said. “That’s going to happen sometimes. The...
Chronicle-Telegram Jun 12, 2016

Indians’ rally goes for naught as Angels pull out win in bottom of ninth

ANAHEIM, Calif. — A clutch comeback in the top of the ninth inning was wasted in the bottom as the Indians fell 4-3 to the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday night. Down 3-0 after eight innings, the Indians rallied to tie the game in the ninth, only to watch Yunel Escobar line a game-winning single Read More... The post Indians’ rally goes for naught as Angels pull out win in bottom of ninth appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.
Plain Dealer Jun 12, 2016

Cleveland Indians ninth-inning rally falls short in 4-3 loss to Angels

The Indians scored three runs in the ninth inning to tie the Angels, but Bryan Shaw gave up the winning run in the bottom of the ninth on a broken-bat single to Yunel Escobar.
News-Herald Jun 12, 2016

Los Angeles Angels edge Cleveland Indians with walkoff single, 4-3

ANAHEIM >> Yunel Escobar lined a game-ending RBI single in the ninth inning after Angels closer Huston Street blew Matt Shoemaker's gem, and Los Angeles beat the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on Saturday night to end a five-game losing streak.Shoemaker struck out 11 over eight scoreless innings, but Street blew a three-run lead in the top of the ninth.

VIDEO: Angels walk-off in the ninth

After Huston Street blew the Angels' three-run lead in the top of the ninth, the Angels walked off with a broken bat RBI single via Yunel Escobar. Brendan Ryan led off the ninth with a single, his first hit of the season, off of Bryan Shaw, allowing...

VIDEO: Calhoun's two RBI give Angels some insurance in the seventh

The Angels added some insurance in the seventh inning with a bloop two RBI single off of Trevor Bauer from Kole Calhoun, pushing the Halos' lead to 3-0. Johnny Giavotella and Jett Bandy each collected one-out hits before Yunel Escobar walked to load...

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