News and Notes: Indians release Escobar

After being designated for assignment last Thursday, the Cleveland Indians officially released Edwin Escobar on Tuesday afternoon to pursue a professional baseball opportunity in Japan. The IBI's John Alfes details the transaction and sheds light on the Tribe's 2017 Spring Training schedule...
January 10, 2017

Under The Radar Acquisitions Team

Joe Orsatti of details his under-the-radar signings team.
December 29, 2016

IBI Inbox: Is Urshela still in Indians plans?

The IBI's Tony Lastoria provides some insight and Dave Roberts provides his thoughts for a double take on several questions pertaining to minor league players in the Indians system...
December 13, 2016

Tribe snags Escobar, bulk up on left-handers

Moments after it was reported that LHP Tim Cooney was claimed off waivers, the Cleveland Indians officially broke the news that LHP Edwin Escobar would also punch his ticket to Cleveland and become the sixth southpaw on the 40-man roster.
November 19, 2016

The Top 100 Minor League Prospects

Kiley unveils his ranking of the top 100 prospects in the minor leagues, with Twins CF Byron Buxton atop the list.
January 12, 2014

Scouting Rangers Prospect #31: Edwin Escobar

Despite his youth, left-hander Edwin Escobar had a strong debut campaign with the rookie-level AZL Rangers last summer, striking out 48 batters in 45 innings. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at the 17-year-old with a feature article and an in-depth scouting report.
February 23, 2010

Minor League Roundup - 8/21

The AZL Rangers tossed a shutout on Friday evening while the Spokane Indians earned another victory. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action.
August 22, 2009