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Alcides Escobar
Birthdate: 12/16/1986 (30 y, 5 m, 11 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-1/185     Position: SS
Contract: $10.5M / 4 Years (2012 - 2015) + 2 Option Years
RotoWire News: The Royals have won four straight, matching a season high, and six of seven since moving Escobar to the leadoff spot. (5/15/2017)
Profiles:  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)




SeasonHandednessGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009vs L as L1000000000000000000.000
2009vs R as L9000000090000000022.000
2009vs L as R152527121110054106001000.480
2009vs R as R331001072622211673012211020.260
2009vs L152527121110054106001000.480
2009vs R3310010726222111573012211042.260
SeasonHome / AwayGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Home196467171610064108101010.266
2009Away16616721172111473010111032.344
2009Home vs L613145500012104000000.385
2009Home vs R185153121110052004101010.235
2009Away vs L912137610042002001000.583
2009Away vs R1549541411111105308110032.286
SeasonMonthlyGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Aug154953141210185205101010.286
2009Sept/Oct20768124212101262013111032.316
20092nd Half35125134383331120114018212042.304
SeasonBatted BallsGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Grounders325656212100005000000000.375
2009Flies2232336311114000010000.188
2009Liners15181811920002000000000.611
2009Bunts3130000000000002000.000
SeasonLocationGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009as R to Left264040151220112000000000.375
2009as R to Center243839121110005000010000.316
2009as R to Right202931111001004000002000.379
2009Pull264040151220112000000000.375
2009Center243839121110005000010000.316
2009Opposite202931111001004000002000.379
SeasonLeverageGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Low Leverage3175802118111734013010000.280
2009Medium Leverage2745481513200105004201022.333
2009High Leverage9562200033001001020.400
SeasonThrough CountGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Through 3 - 03130000000200000000.000
2009Through 3 - 19791100000200000000.143
2009Through 3 - 21012142200000202000000.167
2009Through 2 - 01313176410113401000000.462
2009Through 1 - 0275055181610116405100000.360
2009Through 2 - 123293110711112204000000.345
2009Through 1 - 1294949161411003008000000.327
2009Through 0 - 13066671815210020013001000.273
2009Through 2 - 21927287700000107000000.259
2009Through 1 - 22533339900002006000000.273
2009Through 0 - 21823234400000009000000.174
SeasonSituationalGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Bases Empty3275782117211113012000000.280
2009Men on Base2850561716100010106212000.340
2009Men In Scoring2130339900009104110000.300
SeasonPositionGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009as SS34125134383331120114018212032.304
2009as PR1000000000000000010.000
SeasonBatting OrderGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Batting 1st1450000000100000001.000
2009Batting 4th1000000000000000010.000
2009Batting 7th83335121110081009110030.364
2009Batting 8th155358171421078207102001.321
2009Batting 9th1035369800152102000000.257

SeasonHandednessBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009vs L as L0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2009vs R as L0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2009vs L as R3.7 %22.2 %0.17.480.500.5201.020.040.63262.8.454183
2009vs R as R2.8 %11.2 %0.25.260.292.330.622.070.2848-4.5.27764
2009vs L3.7 %22.2 %0.17.480.500.5201.020.040.63262.8.454183
2009vs R2.8 %11.2 %0.25.260.292.330.622.070.2848-4.5.27764
SeasonHome / AwayBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Home1.5 %11.9 %0.13.266.288.281.569.016.3044-3.9.25852
2009Away4.5 %14.9 %0.30.344.379.459.838.115.392102.1.367123
2009Home vs L7.1 %28.6 %0.25.385.429.385.813.000.55620.5.370126
2009Home vs R0.0 %7.5 %0.00.235.250.255.505.020.2552-4.4.22831
2009Away vs L0.0 %15.4 %0.00.583.583.6671.250.083.70042.4.552249
2009Away vs R5.6 %14.8 %0.38.286.333.408.741.122.3176-0.2.32596
SeasonMonthlyBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Aug3.8 %9.4 %0.40.286.327.367.694.082.3026-0.8.31187
2009Sept/Oct2.5 %16.0 %0.15.316.338.368.706.053.3759-1.0.31388
20092nd Half3.0 %13.4 %0.22.304.333.368.701.064.34614-1.8.31287
SeasonBatted BallsBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Grounders0.0 %0.0 %0.00.375.375.375.750.000.37570.3.336103
2009Flies0.0 %0.0 %0.00.188.182.375.557.188.1561-2.7.22931
2009Liners0.0 %0.0 %0.00.611.611.7221.333.111.61163.8.587272
2009Bunts0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000-0.8.000-100
SeasonLocationBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009as R to Left0.0 %0.0 %0.00.375.375.500.875.125.35971.8.382134
2009as R to Center0.0 %0.0 %0.00.316.308.342.650.026.3083-1.4.28569
2009as R to Right0.0 %0.0 %0.00.379.379.448.828.069.37950.9.363122
2009Pull0.0 %0.0 %0.00.375.375.500.875.125.35971.8.382134
2009Center0.0 %0.0 %0.00.316.308.342.650.026.3083-1.4.28569
2009Opposite0.0 %0.0 %0.00.379.379.448.828.069.37950.9.363122
SeasonLeverageBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Low Leverage5.0 %16.3 %0.31.280.313.360.673.080.3238-2.1.29878
2009Medium Leverage0.0 %8.3 %0.00.333.362.378.739.044.36660.1.332101
2009High Leverage0.0 %16.7 %0.00.400.400.400.800.000.50010.1.358118
SeasonThrough CountBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Through 3 - 066.7 %0.0 %2.00.000.667.000.667.000.00010.4.471194
2009Through 3 - 122.2 %0.0 %2.00.143.333.143.476.000.1431-0.5.25750
2009Through 3 - 214.3 %14.3 %1.00.167.286.167.452.000.2001-1.2.22931
2009Through 2 - 023.5 %5.9 %4.00.462.588.7691.357.308.45553.4.570260
2009Through 1 - 07.3 %9.1 %0.80.360.418.440.858.080.38692.5.385136
2009Through 2 - 16.5 %12.9 %0.50.345.387.552.939.207.37561.9.405149
2009Through 1 - 10.0 %16.3 %0.00.327.327.388.714.061.3905-0.6.31488
2009Through 0 - 10.0 %19.4 %0.00.273.273.333.606.061.3405-3.5.26556
2009Through 2 - 23.6 %25.0 %0.14.259.286.259.545.000.3502-1.8.24945
2009Through 1 - 20.0 %18.2 %0.00.273.273.273.545.000.3332-2.3.24442
2009Through 0 - 20.0 %39.1 %0.00.174.174.174.348.000.286-1-3.3.156-18
SeasonSituationalBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Bases Empty3.8 %15.4 %0.25.280.308.373.681.093.3238-1.8.30180
2009Men on Base1.8 %10.7 %0.17.340.370.360.730.020.37870.0.32999
2009Men In Scoring3.0 %12.1 %0.25.300.333.300.633.000.3333-1.1.28871
SeasonPositionBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009as SS3.0 %13.4 %0.22.304.333.368.701.064.34614-1.8.31287
2009as PR0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
SeasonBatting OrderBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Batting 1st20.0 %0.0 %1.00.000.200.000.200.000.0000-0.8.141-27
2009Batting 4th0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2009Batting 7th0.0 %25.7 %0.00.364.371.394.765.030.48040.3.338105
2009Batting 8th3.4 %12.1 %0.29.321.357.396.753.075.37070.3.335103
2009Batting 9th2.8 %5.6 %0.50.257.278.343.621.086.2503-1.6.27562

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009vs L as L0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2009vs R as L0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2009vs L as R1.8026.3 %47.4 %26.3 %0.0 %0.0 %11.1 %0.0 %30.0 %25.0 %45.0 %25.0 %50.0 %25.0 %922963
2009vs R as R1.6814.8 %53.4 %31.8 %7.1 %3.6 %17.0 %0.0 %37.8 %37.8 %24.4 %22.2 %64.4 %13.3 %398137261
2009vs L1.8026.3 %47.4 %26.3 %0.0 %0.0 %11.1 %0.0 %30.0 %25.0 %45.0 %25.0 %50.0 %25.0 %922963
2009vs R1.6814.8 %53.4 %31.8 %7.1 %3.6 %17.0 %0.0 %37.8 %37.8 %24.4 %22.2 %64.4 %13.3 %398137261
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Home1.9320.0 %52.7 %27.3 %6.7 %0.0 %13.8 %0.0 %38.6 %36.8 %24.6 %21.1 %61.4 %17.5 %24379164
2009Away1.5013.5 %51.9 %34.6 %5.6 %5.6 %18.5 %0.0 %34.0 %34.0 %32.1 %24.5 %62.3 %13.2 %24787160
2009Home vs L2.0033.3 %44.4 %22.2 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %44.4 %22.2 %33.3 %11.1 %55.6 %33.3 %531934
2009Home vs R1.9217.4 %54.3 %28.3 %7.7 %0.0 %16.0 %0.0 %37.5 %39.6 %22.9 %22.9 %62.5 %14.6 %19060130
2009Away vs L1.6720.0 %50.0 %30.0 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %18.2 %27.3 %54.6 %36.4 %45.5 %18.2 %391029
2009Away vs R1.4711.9 %52.4 %35.7 %6.7 %6.7 %18.2 %0.0 %38.1 %35.7 %26.2 %21.4 %66.7 %11.9 %20877131
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Aug1.4016.3 %48.8 %34.9 %0.0 %6.7 %19.0 %0.0 %35.6 %31.1 %33.3 %26.7 %53.3 %20.0 %18560125
2009Sept/Oct1.9417.2 %54.7 %28.1 %11.1 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 %36.9 %38.5 %24.6 %20.0 %67.7 %12.3 %305106199
20092nd Half1.7016.8 %52.3 %30.8 %6.1 %3.0 %16.1 %0.0 %36.4 %35.5 %28.2 %22.7 %61.8 %15.5 %490166324
SeasonBatted BallsGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Grounders56.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %16.1 %0.0 %44.6 %35.7 %19.6 %25.0 %62.5 %12.5 %19257135
2009Flies0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %6.1 %3.0 %0.0 %0.0 %15.2 %42.4 %42.4 %18.2 %69.7 %12.1 %1264383
2009Liners0.00100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %27.8 %22.2 %22.2 %44.4 %33.3 %662838
2009Bunts0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %66.7 %33.3 %66.7 %0.0 %404
SeasonLocationGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009as R to Left5.0023.1 %64.1 %12.8 %0.0 %20.0 %24.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %27.5 %55.0 %17.5 %1414695
2009as R to Center1.4312.8 %51.3 %35.9 %7.1 %0.0 %5.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %18.0 %59.0 %23.1 %1314289
2009as R to Right0.7913.8 %37.9 %48.3 %7.1 %0.0 %18.2 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %22.6 %74.2 %3.2 %1164076
2009Pull5.0023.1 %64.1 %12.8 %0.0 %20.0 %24.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %27.5 %55.0 %17.5 %1414695
2009Center1.4312.8 %51.3 %35.9 %7.1 %0.0 %5.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %18.0 %59.0 %23.1 %1314289
2009Opposite0.7913.8 %37.9 %48.3 %7.1 %0.0 %18.2 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %22.6 %74.2 %3.2 %1164076
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Low Leverage1.7012.9 %54.8 %32.3 %5.0 %5.0 %8.8 %0.0 %38.1 %44.4 %17.5 %14.3 %66.7 %19.1 %297107190
2009Medium Leverage1.3824.4 %43.9 %31.7 %7.7 %0.0 %27.8 %0.0 %35.7 %23.8 %40.5 %35.7 %52.4 %11.9 %17958121
2009High Leverage4.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %20.0 %20.0 %60.0 %20.0 %80.0 %0.0 %14113
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Through 3 - 00.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %15114
2009Through 3 - 10.5014.3 %28.6 %57.1 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %28.6 %28.6 %42.9 %28.6 %57.1 %14.3 %542925
2009Through 3 - 21.2510.0 %50.0 %40.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %40.0 %40.0 %30.0 %70.0 %0.0 %934449
2009Through 2 - 01.2525.0 %41.7 %33.3 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %41.7 %41.7 %16.7 %854639
2009Through 1 - 01.0617.8 %42.2 %40.0 %5.6 %5.6 %21.1 %0.0 %37.8 %33.3 %28.9 %24.4 %60.0 %15.6 %230104126
2009Through 2 - 10.9024.0 %36.0 %40.0 %0.0 %10.0 %11.1 %0.0 %36.0 %32.0 %32.0 %24.0 %64.0 %12.0 %1687692
2009Through 1 - 11.8224.4 %48.8 %26.8 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %34.2 %39.0 %26.8 %22.0 %61.0 %17.1 %23286146
2009Through 0 - 12.3817.0 %58.5 %24.5 %7.7 %0.0 %16.1 %0.0 %31.5 %38.9 %29.6 %20.4 %63.0 %16.7 %24861187
2009Through 2 - 22.5030.0 %50.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %45.0 %25.0 %30.0 %25.0 %70.0 %5.0 %1636598
2009Through 1 - 22.2914.8 %59.3 %25.9 %14.3 %0.0 %31.3 %0.0 %44.4 %29.6 %25.9 %40.7 %51.9 %7.4 %16350113
2009Through 0 - 22.500.0 %71.4 %28.6 %25.0 %0.0 %40.0 %0.0 %50.0 %21.4 %28.6 %35.7 %57.1 %7.1 %951877
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Bases Empty1.3217.7 %46.8 %35.5 %9.1 %4.5 %20.7 %0.0 %39.7 %34.9 %25.4 %14.3 %69.8 %15.9 %301101200
2009Men on Base2.4515.6 %60.0 %24.4 %0.0 %0.0 %11.1 %0.0 %31.9 %36.2 %31.9 %34.0 %51.1 %14.9 %18965124
2009Men In Scoring1.6711.1 %55.6 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %13.3 %0.0 %18.5 %44.4 %37.0 %29.6 %66.7 %3.7 %1113972
SeasonPositionGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009as SS1.7016.8 %52.3 %30.8 %6.1 %3.0 %16.1 %0.0 %36.4 %35.5 %28.2 %22.7 %61.8 %15.5 %490166324
2009as PR0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
SeasonBatting OrderGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Batting 1st4.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %25.0 %25.0 %50.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %18810
2009Batting 4th0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2009Batting 7th2.3320.0 %56.0 %24.0 %0.0 %0.0 %28.6 %0.0 %36.0 %36.0 %28.0 %20.0 %68.0 %12.0 %1294386
2009Batting 8th1.5317.4 %50.0 %32.6 %13.3 %0.0 %8.7 %0.0 %43.8 %33.3 %22.9 %25.0 %60.4 %14.6 %21776141
2009Batting 9th1.2515.6 %46.9 %37.5 %0.0 %8.3 %20.0 %0.0 %27.3 %39.4 %33.3 %24.2 %54.6 %21.2 %1263987