Day: June 2, 2007

Yunel Escobar

A Cuban defector, listed at 24 but who knows if that’s his real age? Unlike most Cubans, he went through the draft process and was chosen by the Braves in the second round in 2005. For some reason they assigned him to...

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Braves 5, Cubs 3 – MLB – Box Score – Braves at Cubs With Chipper on the DL, Yunel Escobar played third base and was the hero of the hour, though it was only the Cubs. Escobar was in the middle of a three-run fourth...

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