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
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
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