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Edwin Escobar

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Arizona Diamondbacks

2016 Stats

W-L

0-2

ERA

10.13

WHIP

2.18

K

8

SV

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Escobar started the season on the disabled list with left elbow inflammation and didnít get his season started until mid-June. The once-promising prospect has been derailed since he reached the Triple...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 225   DOB: 4/22/1992   BORN: La Sabana, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

August 15, 2016  –  Edwin Escobar News

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Edwin Escobar Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2010 18 A SAL 14 14 0 63.0 64 34 6 69 40 2 4 0 0 0 4.86 1.65
2011 19 R SCO 15 12 0 46.0 51 26 2 42 17 2 4 0 0 0 5.09 1.48
2011 19 A AUG 15 2 0 6.0 15 12 0 5 5 1 3 0 0 0 18.00 3.33
2012 20 A AUG 22 22 0 130.2 121 43 7 122 32 7 8 0 0 0 2.96 1.18
2013 21 A+ SAN 10 14 0 74.2 68 24 3 92 17 3 4 0 0 0 2.89 1.15
2013 21 AA RIC 10 10 0 54.0 44 16 2 54 13 5 4 0 0 0 2.67 1.06
2014 22 AAA FRE 20 20 0 111.0 128 63 16 96 37 3 8 0 0 0 5.11 1.49
2014 22 AAA PAW 5 5 0 27.1 33 13 3 20 8 0 2 0 0 0 4.28 1.51
2014 22 MAJ BOS 2 0 0 2.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 0.50
2015 23 A GRE 1 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2015 23 AAA PAW 19 6 0 49.2 52 28 8 24 25 3 3 0 0 0 5.07 1.57
2016 24 AAA PAW 16 1 0 7.0 6 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
2016 24 AAA REN 16 16 0 91.0 99 43 8 63 36 6 3 0 0 0 4.25 1.48
2016 24 MAJ ARI 8 2 0 13.3 22 15 2 8 7 0 2 0 0 1 10.13 2.18
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3-Year Averages     2 0 0 2.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 0.50
Career  (View All)     10 2 0 15.3 23 16 2 10 7 0 2 0 9.39 1.96

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats

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Edwin Escobar Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Aug. 24 Atl 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 10.13 2.18
Aug. 23 Atl 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 10.22 2.11
Aug. 18 @SD 2.0 2 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 11.12 2.12
Aug. 16 NYM 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 13.50 2.25
Aug. 15 NYM 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 15.12 2.40
Jul. 15 LAD 0.3 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 15.95 2.59
Last 14 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.2 IP/G
6.0 6 3 2 1 4 5 1 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 3.00 1.67
Last 30 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.2 IP/G
6.0 6 3 2 1 4 5 1 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 3.00 1.67
Last 60 Games (Team)
6 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.1 IP/G
6.3 7 5 4 1 4 5 2 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 5.68 1.74
Edwin Escobar Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV ERA WHIP
Aug. 10 Salt Lake 7.0 8 1 1 0 3 5 1 1 0 W 0 1.29 1.57
Aug. 5 Salt Lake 7.0 7 3 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 L 0 3.86 1.29
Jul. 30 Fresno 7.0 6 2 2 0 2 6 0 0 0 - 0 2.57 1.14
Jul. 25 Las Vegas 6.0 2 1 1 1 4 7 1 0 0 - 0 1.50 1.00
Jul. 20 ColoSprings 6.0 7 4 4 0 3 3 0 0 0 - 0 6.00 1.67
Jul. 8 Fresno 5.0 5 4 4 1 2 8 0 0 0 W 0 7.20 1.40
Jul. 3 El Paso 6.0 9 1 1 1 2 4 0 0 0 - 0 1.50 1.83
Jul. 1 El Paso 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 0.00
Jun. 28 El Paso 3.0 7 6 5 0 3 5 0 1 0 - 0 15.00 3.33
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 7.0 IP/G
21.0 21 6 6 0 7 13 1 1 0 1-1 0 2.57 1.33
Last 60 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 5.2 IP/G
47.0 51 22 21 3 21 40 2 2 0 2-1 0 4.02 1.53

Edwin Escobar Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201621305200.238
20141000000.000

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016443615212.455
20147201100.167

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20166.701033113.502.40
20141.00002009.001.00

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20165.70103316.351.76
20141.00000000.000.00
Edwin Escobar Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2010 18 A SAL 14 14 63.0 9.86 5.71 1.73 0.86 71.4% 4.86 4.30 .348
2011 19 R SCO 15 12 46.0 8.22 3.33 2.47 0.39 63.6% 5.09 3.37 .358
2011 19 A AUG 15 2 6.0 7.50 7.50 1.00 0.00 40% 18.00 4.53 .557
2012 20 A AUG 22 22 130.2 8.43 2.21 3.81 0.48 75.3% 2.96 2.92 .317
2013 21 A+ SAN 10 14 74.2 11.16 2.06 5.41 0.36 74.4% 2.89 1.97 .357
2013 21 AA RIC 10 10 54.0 9.00 2.17 4.15 0.33 74.5% 2.67 2.51 .299
2014 22 AAA FRE 20 20 111.0 7.78 3.00 2.59 1.30 68.5% 5.11 4.51 .340
2014 22 AAA PAW 5 5 27.1 6.64 2.66 2.50 1.00 73.7% 4.28 4.05 .347
2014 22 MAJ BOS 2 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.25 0% 93.3 MPH 4.50 2.70 .216
2015 23 A GRE 1 1 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 3.20 .000
2015 23 AAA PAW 19 6 49.2 4.39 4.57 0.96 1.46 71% 5.07 5.98 .277
2016 24 AAA PAW 16 1 7.0 2.57 1.29 2.00 0.00 100% 0.00 3.49 .253
2016 24 AAA REN 16 16 91.0 6.23 3.56 1.75 0.79 72.4% 4.25 4.24 .320
2016 24 MAJ ARI 8 2 13.3 5.40 4.73 1.14 1.35 1.50 51.9% 91.8 MPH 10.13 6.43 .403
Today's Projections     0 0 .3 6.17 4.61 1.34 1.10 72% 4.85 1.75 .314
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.0 5.99 4.37 1.37 1.29 70.8% 5.07 5.19 .307
Rest Of Season     0 0 11.6 6.07 4.52 1.34 1.33 71% 5.12 5.28 .307
3-Year Averages     2 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 4.50 1.20 .216
Career     10 2 15.3 5.87 4.11 1.43 1.17 50% 9.39 5.01 .387

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats

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2016 Stat Review for Edwin Escobar    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2015 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.14 K/BB
TERRIBLE
5.40 K/9
TERRIBLE
4.73 BB/9
TERRIBLE
91.8 MPH Fastball
WEAK
1.4 HR/9
POOR
1.50 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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10.13 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.18 WHIP
TERRIBLE
6.43 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

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.403 BABIP
HIGH
51.9% Strand Rate
LOW

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Edwin Escobar: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Escobar was optioned to Triple-A Reno on Sunday.

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Escobar was recalled from Triple-A Reno on Friday.

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Escobar is expected to be recalled by the Diamondbacks on Friday.

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Escobar was sent down to Triple-A Reno on Friday to make room for outfielder Peter O'Brien, Steve Berthiaume of Fox Sports Arizona reports.

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Manager Chip Hale said Monday that Escobar will be moved to the bullpen.

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Escobar (0-2) gave up five hits, four earned runs and two walks over 3.2 innings in Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Cubs. He also struck out a batter.

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Escobar (0-1) did not impress in his first start of 2016, allowing eight runs ó seven earned ó in 3.1 innings on Monday against the Astros. He allowed 10 hits and walked one while striking out two.

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Escobar has been recalled from Triple-A Reno and will start Monday against the Astros.

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Escobar is expected to start for the Diamondbacks on Monday.

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Escobar was claimed off waivers by the Diamondbacks on Friday, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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2016

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2015

Escobar entered the 2014 season as a highly-regarded prospect while he was still with San Francisco. The Giants assigned him to Triple-A Fresno in the notoriously hitter-friendly Pacific Coast League, which lived up to its reputation in Escobar's case. The lefty was tagged with a 5.11 ERA while right-handers abused him with a .334 batting-average against. He had slightly better success with Triple-A Pawtucket after being acquired by the Red Sox in the Jake Peavy deal, including an effective three starts in the International League playoffs, which hopefully can re-start his trajectory. The move up to the highest level of the minors was not a kind one for Escobar, who allowed 20 long balls in 2014 after giving up just five the previous season. Further, his righty/lefty split is ominous. Between his stints with the two organization, righties hit .323 against him while lefties hit just .201. He'll continue on as a starter for Triple-A Pawtucket in 2015, but a move to the bullpen might be in his future.

2014

The 21-year-old Escobar has come on strong in the Giants' minor league system over the last two years. He has maintained an ERA and FIP below 3.00 spanning across Low-A, High-A, and Double-A in 2012 and 2013. He has also lowered his walks and home runs allowed (his biggest knocks when signed as a teenager), all while maintaining an exceptional strikeout rate. He's definitely a legitimate pitching prospect now and warrants monitoring in dynasty leagues. With the Giants rostering five starting pitchers heading into the 2014 season, Escobar won't sniff the majors until September at the earliest. He will likely start the year with Triple-A Fresno to see if he can maintain his success against tougher competition.