Yunel Escobar SS TB 9 Days

Yunel Escobar went 1-for-4 with two runs scored and a stolen base in Sunday's win over the Blue Jays.

Escobar scored the first run of the game in the second inning, and he added an insurance run in the sixth. More noteworthy, the shortstop stole a base in the win, his first steal since August 9 of last season. Escobar is hitting .249/.328/.330 on the season and can continue to be ignored in fantasy realms.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 11 Days

Rays activated SS Yunel Escobar from the 15-day disabled list.

Escobar missed the last couple weeks with right shoulder soreness. He returns to a disappointing .244/.322/.328 batting line with four homers and 22 RBI over 77 games.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 13 Days

Yunel Escobar (shoulder) is on track to the activated from the disabled list on Friday.

That's the first day he's eligible. Escobar went 1-for-4 with a single and a run for High-A Charlotte on Tuesday in his second rehab game. He played all nine innings at shortstop and didn't have any issues, so the Rays getting him back on Friday shouldn't be a problem.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 17 Days

Yunel Escobar (shoulder) will begin a minor league rehab assignment with the Gulf Coast League Rays on Monday.

He's scheduled to play shortstop there on Monday, DH on Tuesday and play shortstop at Class-A Charlotte on Wednesday. It looks as though he's on track to need just the minimum amount of time on the disabled list.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 21 Days

Rays placed SS Yunel Escobar on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 25, with right shoulder soreness.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 22 Days

Yunel Escobar (shoulder) was held out of the lineup again on Monday.

Escobar threw before Monday's game, but it was determined that he wasn't ready yet. Rays manager Joe Maddon noted that how the shortstop felt would determine whether Escobar would land on the disabled list, so he could have an update after Monday's contest.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 24 Days

Yunel Escobar (shoulder) remains optimistic that he'll avoid the disabled list, despite not playing since leaving Tuesday's game against the Pirates.

Rays skipper Joe Maddon said he'd give Escobar until Sunday, and if things weren't better the team would be forced to make a decision. Ben Zobrist is starting in his place at shortstop on Sunday, with Logan Forsythe covering second base.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 25 Days

Yunel Escobar (shoulder) remained out of the lineup for the second game of Friday's doubleheader versus the Orioles.

Escobar hasn't played since leaving Tuesday's game against the Pirates with a sore right shoulder, and the shoulder still feels tight. He remains day-to-day.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 25 Days

Rays manager Joe Maddon said that Yunel Escobar (shoulder) might not be ready to play in the second game of Friday's doubleheader.

Escobar hasn't played since leaving Tuesday's game against the Pirates with a sore right shoulder. He tested out the shoulder early Friday and Maddon doesn't think it's a DL situation, but it sounds like the shortstop could miss another game or two.

Yunel Escobar SS TB 25 Days

Yunel Escobar (shoulder) remained out of the Rays' lineup for the first game of Friday's doubleheader.

Escobar left Tuesday's game against the Pirates with a sore right shoulder. It's possible he'll be ready to go for the second game, as it seems unlikely the Rays would have him play both contests.