|Aug. 28 3:30 PM PT4:30 PM MT5:30 PM CT6:30 PM ET18:30 ET22:30 GMT6:30 3:30 PM MST5:30 PM EST6:00 PM VEN2:30 UAE (+1)5:30 PM CT-Escobar is out of the lineup Friday, one day after getting hit by a pitch on the right hand.
Analysis: The Washington Nationals third baseman is considered day to day.
|Aug. 21 8:22 PM PT9:22 PM MT10:22 PM CT11:22 PM ET23:22 ET3:22 GMT11:22 8:22 PM MST10:22 PM EST10:52 PM VEN7:22 UAE (+1)10:22 PM CT-Escobar has left Friday's game against Milwaukee due to an apparent injury suffered trying to catch a foul ball in the first inning.
Analysis: Escobar raced after Adam Lind's popup as it sailed toward seats down the left-field line. The ball dropped on the warning track, and Escobar bumped the wall with his left thigh before his head jerked back upon hitting a fan's chest. Escobar sat up against the wall and held his neck, and received a visit from manager Matt Williams and a member of Washington's training staff, who checked him and eventually escorted him into the dugout.
|Aug. 19 12:55 PM PT1:55 PM MT2:55 PM CT3:55 PM ET15:55 ET19:55 GMT3:55 12:55 PM MST2:55 PM EST3:25 PM VEN23:55 UAE2:55 PM CT-Escobar went 3 for 4 with a home run, drove in four runs and scored four in a 15-6 win in Colorado on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Escobar, batting .305, was 6 for 40 (.150) in his previous 10 games.
|July 26 12:21 PM PT1:21 PM MT2:21 PM CT3:21 PM ET15:21 ET19:21 GMT3:21 12:21 PM MST2:21 PM EST2:51 PM VEN23:21 UAE2:21 PM CT-Escobar return to the lineup Saturday, going 3 for 5 with two doubles in a 9-3 win at Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Escobar, who had been out a couple days with a wrist injury, is batting .405 over his last 11 games.
|July 22 11:13 AM PT12:13 PM MT1:13 PM CT2:13 PM ET14:13 ET18:13 GMT2:13 11:13 AM MST1:13 PM EST1:43 PM VEN22:13 UAE1:13 PM CT-Escobar has left Wednesday's game against the New York Mets during his at-bat in the second with an apparent injury.
Analysis: Escobar tried stopping his swing on a 1-1 pitch from Noah Syndergaard. He screamed in pain, flung his bat and fell to the ground. After trainer Lee Kuntz examined Escobar's left wrist, Escobar fouled the next pitch down the left field line. He then immediately walked to the dugout and was replaced by Dan Uggla.
|June 22 3:26 PM PT4:26 PM MT5:26 PM CT6:26 PM ET18:26 ET22:26 GMT6:26 3:26 PM MST5:26 PM EST5:56 PM VEN2:26 UAE (+1)5:26 PM CT-Escobar was 2 for 5 Sunday with his fourth home run of the season.
Analysis: Escobar is batting .382 with 12 RBIs in his last 13 games.
|June 19 1:47 PM PT2:47 PM MT3:47 PM CT4:47 PM ET16:47 ET20:47 GMT4:47 1:47 PM MST3:47 PM EST4:17 PM VEN0:47 UAE (+1)3:47 PM CT-Escobar got five hits on Thursday.
Analysis: Escobar got five hits for the third time this season.
|June 10 12:49 PM PT1:49 PM MT2:49 PM CT3:49 PM ET15:49 ET19:49 GMT3:49 12:49 PM MST2:49 PM EST3:19 PM VEN23:49 UAE2:49 PM CT-Escobar was 2 for 4 with a double Tuesday against the Yankees.
Analysis: Escobar has hit .354 with 16 runs scored over his last 26 contests.
|June 8 3:41 PM PT4:41 PM MT5:41 PM CT6:41 PM ET18:41 ET22:41 GMT6:41 3:41 PM MST5:41 PM EST6:11 PM VEN2:41 UAE (+1)5:41 PM CT-Escobar had three hits and drove in a run in a 6-3 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
Analysis: It was the fifth multihit performance in eight games for Escobar, seventh in the NL with a .325 average. He's 11 for 27 (.407) during that stretch.
|June 4 7:22 PM PT8:22 PM MT9:22 PM CT10:22 PM ET22:22 ET2:22 GMT10:22 7:22 PM MST9:22 PM EST9:52 PM VEN6:22 UAE (+1)9:22 PM CT-Escobar has left the game against the Chicago Cubs after one inning.
Analysis: Escobar struck out Thursday night against Jake Arrieta while attempting to check his swing, ending the first inning. When the Nationals took the field in the second, Anthony Rendon moved from second base to third and Danny Espinosa entered to play second. There was no immediate announcement from the Nationals regarding Escobar's condition.
|June 4 3:19 PM PT4:19 PM MT5:19 PM CT6:19 PM ET18:19 ET22:19 GMT6:19 3:19 PM MST5:19 PM EST5:49 PM VEN2:19 UAE (+1)5:19 PM CT-Escobar was 2 for 4 Wednesday versus Toronto on Wednesday.
Analysis: Escobar has put together four two-hit performances in his last six games.
|May 12 9:26 AM PT10:26 AM MT11:26 AM CT12:26 PM ET12:26 ET16:26 GMT0:26 9:26 AM MST11:26 AM EST11:56 AM VEN20:26 UAE11:26 AM CT-On Monday, Escobar went 5 for 5 for the second time in seven games and is batting .577 in that span.
Analysis: Escobar is the first Major League player to have five hits in games played one week apart since Ichiro Suzuki did it with the Mariners in 2004, and the first National Leaguer to do it since San Francisco's Robby Thompson in 1993.
|Apr. 18 10:44 PM PT11:44 PM MT12:44 AM CT1:44 AM ET1:44 ET5:44 GMT13:44 10:44 PM MST12:44 AM EST1:14 AM VEN9:44 UAE12:44 AM CT-Escobar was removed before the top of the fifth inning Friday after straining his groin running out a grounder that ended the fourth.
Analysis: His status going forward is uncertain.
|Mar. 7 8:03 AM PT9:03 AM MT10:03 AM CT11:03 AM ET11:03 ET16:03 GMT0:03 9:03 AM MST11:03 AM EST11:33 AM VEN20:03 UAE10:03 AM CT-Escobar has a strained side and will be sidelined seven to 10 days.
Analysis: The injury is a Grade 1 left oblique strain, and Manager Matt Williams said Saturday the team is being cautious. He anticipates Escobar returning to spring training games and being ready for opening day.