Originally posted on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 5/5/13
Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar’s bad luck continues this season. During Saturday’s loss to the Colorado Rockies, Escobar was hit by a pitch from Jon Garland and left the game after being in obvious pain.  It was later reported that x-rays were negative and he is listed as day-to-day with a left wrist contusion. Via Tampa Bay Times Marc Topkin, Escobar will miss 2-3 days per manager Joe Maddon. Escobar’s change of scenery has not benefited him nor the team. He is batting .174 with two home runs and seven RBI in 25 games with Tampa Bay. The Rays have options in the middle of the infield to cover for Escobar as displayed just last week when he missed some time. The post Escobar is day-to-day after wrist injury appeared first on The Bay Cave.
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