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Yunel EscobarTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2007-2017
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PositionsSS-1183, 3B-410, 2B-45, DH-6, LF-1Position when DraftedssPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameYunel Aaron Escobar
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 2,1982 [35.171]PlaceHavana,Cuba

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (75th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$475,000Signing ScoutsGregg KilbyService Time10.121 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2006-ATL-#4 ... 2007-ATL-#10
MLB DebutJune 2,2007 [24.212]
OrganizationsATL [6] TOR [3] TBA [2] ANA [2] WAS [1] Awards1Awards Voting2-7
TBC Player ID54457Retrosheet IDescoy001MLBAM ID488862
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Danville BravesAppRkatl-ss228309122128005400101.400.472.7331.20522536.400.333.500.49613.8911.110.805.5615.0041.67
2005Rome BravesSALAatl5ss2248198306213341902143002006.313.358.470.8289320214.354.157.217.3606.5414.022.141.8749.5032.26
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         56228397415462702193402107.325.375.504.87911525250.360.179.254.3807.6013.601.792.4038.0033.78
2006Mississippi BravesSouAAatl-ss-3b2312142855113214245795977824120.264.361.346.70714827501.314.082.215.32111.7815.371.310.40214.0023.89
2007Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ss24461802060103229731427001110.333.379.456.8358215195.382.123.222.3657.1813.851.931.0390.0025.00
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl19ss24943195410425052853274452216.326.385.451.83614430355.364.125.216.3697.6112.391.631.4163.8028.85
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl19ss25136514711482421060255962572424.288.366.401.76720636587.311.113.222.34110.0510.561.051.7051.4024.32
2009Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl19ss261415288915826214765457621072321.299.377.436.81323042604.317.137.246.3609.4410.261.092.3237.7126.58
2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl-ss2713120000001100010.667.750.6671.4172041.000.000.333.59725.0025.001.000.000.000.00
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl19ss2775261286212001951373112019.238.334.284.6187412301.270.046.203.28812.2910.300.840.000.0019.35
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor5ss276023632657041611192647009.275.340.356.6968411266.296.081.161.3167.149.771.371.5059.0016.92
2010Totals for MLB-MLB         13549760127190435625657590118.256.337.318.65515823567.282.062.183.3019.8810.051.020.71124.2518.11
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor5ss28133513771492431148336170655114.290.369.413.78221238590.316.123.242.34810.3411.861.151.8646.6425.50
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor5ss2914555858141221951513570474121.253.300.344.64419232608.273.091.161.2845.7611.512.001.4862.0022.70
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba11ss3015350861130271956445773364219.256.332.366.69818637578.281.110.222.3119.8612.631.281.5656.4428.46
2014Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba14ss3127210001000100000.143.143.143.286107.167.000.000.1270.0014.290.000.000.000.00
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba11ss3113747633123180739114360442315.258.324.340.66416225529.282.082.172.2998.1311.341.401.3268.0020.33
2015Washington NationalsNLMLBwas53b3213953575168251956224570812024.314.375.415.79022235591.347.101.185.3487.6111.841.561.5259.4420.83
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana03b3313251768157281539034067343021.304.355.391.74620234567.339.087.159.3277.0511.821.680.88103.4021.66
2017Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+ana63b3438020001000300000.250.250.250.500208.400.000.000.2190.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2017Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana03b34893504396201731142951200015.274.333.397.73013928381.305.123.197.3187.6113.391.761.8450.0029.17
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1434531568915012581290519343250968655522616198.282.350.386.73620533605957.309.104.200.0008.5411.521.351.5159.0623.98
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter229854117252461110103141493143846337.295.367.410.77735067965.342.115.224.0009.6414.821.541.0485.4026.59
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter471832162103229731528001210.339.387.459.8468415199.390.120.224.0007.5414.071.871.0191.5024.19
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12142855113214245795977824120.264.361.346.70714827501.314.082.215.00011.7815.371.310.40214.0023.89
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter515230002000400000.200.200.200.4003015.273.000.000.0000.0026.670.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48198306213341902143002006.313.358.470.8289320214.354.157.217.0006.5414.022.141.8749.5032.26
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8309122128005400101.400.472.7331.20522536.400.333.500.00013.8911.110.805.5615.0041.67
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter446162224247287429183171318019921186960.291.368.403.7716541201847.316.112.226.0009.7510.771.111.5755.9325.42
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3381307167355534241159511516614199244.272.335.373.708488811464.294.101.193.0007.8611.341.441.6454.4622.82
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter290984942534511695551001337106534.257.328.354.682348621107.282.097.198.0009.0312.011.331.4561.5024.51
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22186711125348212701769118543036.292.346.393.73934162948.326.101.174.0007.2812.451.711.2772.2524.51
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13953575168251956224570812024.314.375.415.79022235591.347.101.185.0007.6111.841.561.5259.4420.83
Average MLB - Per 162 games162600781702911059445877663222.282.350.386.73623241673.309.104.200.0008.5411.521.351.5159.0623.98
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260483178338773101066101634226.295.367.410.77724847683.342.115.224.0009.6414.821.541.0485.4026.59

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Danville Braves AppRkatl22SS8--1427464541.9115.13------8100.011.9
2005Rome Braves SALAatl22SS48--96159625261255.9775.31------48100.035.0
2006Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23SS62--1021611335276263.9534.24------12151.244.9
2006Mississippi Braves SouAAatl233B35--28687910396.9322.74------12128.925.4
2006Mississippi Braves SouAAatl232B24--5469617129123.9535.13------12119.817.4
2007Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24SS46--69116724192185.9644.02------46100.032.6
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24SS533536359113422176172.9773.250.47-----9456.432.7
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl243B22191592028445248.9232.180.30-----9423.413.6
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl242B212016428493108077.9633.670.47-----9422.313.0
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25SS12612511051933961678605589.9744.670.53-----13692.677.8
2009Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26SS13913812081914091383613600.9794.320.50-----14198.685.8
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27SS1--37121110.90910.00------1100.00.7
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27SS747364699250962358349.9754.720.54-----7598.745.7
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27SS6060532105173948287278.9694.630.52-----60100.037.0
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28SS13213111211823431473539525.9743.980.47-----13399.281.5
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29SS143140125024043112100683671.9824.690.54-----14598.688.3
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29DH2---------------1451.41.2
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30SS1531491320208395788610603.9893.940.46-----153100.093.9
2014Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba31SS2--44--881.0004.00------2100.01.5
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31SS13613411831682671650451435.9653.200.37-----13799.384.0
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31LF1---------------1370.70.6
2015Washington NationalsNLMLBwas323B134134112656171714234227.9701.690.20-----13996.482.7
2015Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32DH3---------------1392.21.9
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana333B1291291086951881922302283.9372.190.26-----13297.779.6
2017Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+ana343B3--211-43.7501.00------3100.02.1
2017Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana343B8787755541261212192180.9382.070.24-----8997.853.7
2017Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana34DH1---------------891.10.6
MLB Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS101698587281445277710060443224222.9774.160.48-----10160.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B37236931262255134252780738.9461.980.24-----3720.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B212016428493108077.9633.670.47-----210.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH6---------------60.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS47--72123826203195.9614.15------470.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS62--1021611335276263.9534.24------620.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B35--28687910396.9322.74------350.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B24--5469617129123.9535.13------240.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--211-43.7501.00------30.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--44--881.0004.00------20.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS48--96159625261255.9775.31------480.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS8--1427464541.9115.13------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Danville Braves AppRkatl22----8------
2005Rome Braves SALAatl22----48------
2006Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23---246235-----
2007Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24----46------
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24---215322-----
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25----126------
2009Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26----139------
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27----1------
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27----74------
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27----60------
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28----132------
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29----143-----2
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30----153------
2014Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba31----2------
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31----136-1----
2015Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32-----134----3
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana33-----129-----
2017Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+ana34-----3-----
2017Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana34-----87----1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor232286163532222319700000.407.463.5581.02148795.429.151.2799.477.370.782.1143.0020.00
2006Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23615042001101200001.267.313.400.7136216.308.133.2676.2512.502.000.000.0050.00
2007Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24245110191016113400101.373.400.451.85123255.383.078.1375.457.271.331.8251.0010.53
2008Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2525611422302130141001103.361.394.508.90231567.400.147.1975.9714.932.502.9930.5022.73
2009Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26297412214007106311301.284.333.338.67125485.284.054.1497.063.530.500.000.0019.05
2010Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2720537156019004500000.283.333.453.78624757.298.170.2457.028.771.251.7553.0046.67
2011Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2820669265019006600001.394.444.515.95934672.424.121.2128.338.331.001.3966.0023.08
2012Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB29205971440050061000001.237.308.305.61318465.286.068.1699.2315.381.670.000.0028.57
2013Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB30215851731110013500102.293.323.431.75425562.302.138.1724.848.061.671.6158.0029.41
2013Tampa Bay RaysWild CardMLB3014010001000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB30415372001000100001.467.467.6001.0679215.500.133.1330.006.670.000.000.0028.57
2014Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3116403153005002710101.375.409.450.85918344.441.075.1254.5515.913.500.000.0020.00
2015Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32925381000011100002.320.346.360.7069126.333.040.0403.853.851.000.000.0012.50
2016Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33206011276006015000003.450.492.5501.04233665.450.100.1677.690.000.000.000.0022.22
2017Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3419557110015018700001.200.302.255.55714163.213.055.18212.7011.110.881.5955.009.09
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs2286163532222319700000.407.463.5581.02148795.429.151.2799.477.370.782.1143.0020.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 12 yrs22961788199381776364960227017.323.370.421.79126046677.345.098.1737.248.861.221.0388.1423.12
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs14010001000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs415372001000100001.467.467.6001.0679215.500.133.1330.006.670.000.000.0028.57

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2009National League Player of the Week (July 13-July 19)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-11-033BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency35.001  
2017-10-043BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.336Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-08-293BLos Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Inland Empire (A+) for rehab34.300Team Roster on 2017-08-29
2017-08-083BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained right oblique34.279Team Roster on 2017-08-08
2017-06-013BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.211Team Roster on 2017-06-01
2017-05-313BLos Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Inland Empire (A+) for rehab34.210Team Roster on 2017-05-31
2017-05-153BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained left hamstring34.194Team Roster on 2017-05-15
2016-11-063BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveContractOption exercised for 2017 ($7m)34.004Team Roster on 2016-11-06
2016-09-023BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.304Team Roster on 2016-09-02
2016-08-203BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Concussion33.291Team Roster on 2016-08-20
2015-12-153BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Nationals to Angels for Trevor Gott and Michael Brady33.043Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2015-01-153BWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Athletics to Nationals for Tyler Clippard32.074Team Roster on 2015-01-15
2015-01-11ssOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rays with Ben Zobrist to Athletics for John Jaso, Daniel Robertson and Boog Powell32.070Team Roster on 2015-01-11
2014-07-11ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minor league rehab assignment31.251Team Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-07-11ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.251Team Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-07-08ssTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list31.248Team Roster on 2014-07-08
2014-07-01ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder soreness31.241Team Roster on 2014-07-01
2014-04-05ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($13m) Option year for 2017 $7m31.154Team Roster on 2014-04-05
2014-04-05ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned ( 2015-2016; Opt 2017)(two-year extension)31.154Team Roster on 2014-04-05
2014-04-05ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned ( 2015-2016; Opt 2017)(two-year extension)31.154Team Roster on 2014-04-05
2014-04-05ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned ( 2015-2016; Opt 2017)(two-year extension)31.154Team Roster on 2014-04-05
2013-11-03ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractRays exercised option for 2014 ($5m)31.001Team Roster on 2013-11-03
2012-12-05ssTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Marlins to Rays for Derek Dietrich30.033Team Roster on 2012-12-05
2012-11-19SSMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Blue Jays with Yunel Escobar, Adeiny Hechavarria, Jeff Mathis, Anthony DeSclafani, Justin Nicolino and Jake Marisnick to Marlins for Emilio Bonifacio, John Buck, Mark Buehrle, Josh Johnson and Jose Reyes30.017Team Roster on 2012-11-19
2012-09-22ssToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from suspension29.324Team Roster on 2012-09-22
2012-09-18ssToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YRestrictedOff-RosterSuspended 3 games for inappropriate eyeblack29.320Team Roster on 2012-09-18
2012-08-25ssToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Paternity Leave List29.296Team Roster on 2012-08-25
2012-08-22ssToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on Paternity Leave29.293Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-05-08ssToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActive--29.187Team Roster on 2012-05-08
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-09-29InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-09-20InjuredDisabled -- Sore Left Elbow 
2010-07-14TradeTraded by Braves with Yunel Escobar to Blue Jays for Alex Gonzalez, Tyler Pastornicky and Tim Collins 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2005Atlanta Braves-22475,000-------475,000Signing Bonus out of 2005 Draft (2nd round - 75th overall)
2007Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll24380,000-73750-2,459,737380,000855,000
2008Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25402,500-61522322,696,252390,0001,257,500
2009Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26425,000-57224282,746,792400,0001,682,500
2010Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27435,000-55523392,812,412400,0002,117,500
2010Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll27435,000-55521392,812,412400,0002,117,500
2011Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll282,900,000-2781170++2,722,607414,0005,017,500
2012Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll295,000,000-184680++2,954,887480,00010,017,500
2013Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll305,000,000-203377++3,023,990490,00015,017,500
2014Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll315,000,000-216576++3,256,497500,00020,017,5002013-11-03 - Rays exercised option for 2014 ($5m)
2014-04-05 - Signed ( 2015-2016; Opt 2017)(two-year extension)
2014-04-05 - Signed ( 2015-2016; Opt 2017)(two-year extension)
2014-04-05 - Signed ( 2015-2016; Opt 2017)(two-year extension)
2014-04-05 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($13m) Option year for 2017 $7m
2015Washington NationalsTeam Payroll325,000,0008.1212321374++3,571,283507,50025,017,500
2016Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll337,000,0009.121171681++3,498,245507,50032,017,500
2017Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll347,000,00010.121172981++3,651,709535,00039,017,5002016-11-06 - Option exercised for 2017 ($7m)
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red