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Sorry for picking on you, Royals fans. Escobar has been hitting fairly well recently, with a .310/.350/.456 slash-line since June 7, but was only hitting .203 before that, which is still holding down his stats for the year.
Has Escobar started to figure out major league pitching, or is this just a random fluctuation? Hard to say, but with Escobar's enormous potential, I could definitely see this as Escobar turning a corner. One worrying thing is that in both sections of the season he was striking out just as much, although he took more walks in the second section.
|PA ||H ||2B ||3B ||HR ||R ||RBI ||K ||BB ||AVG ||OBP ||SLG
|419 ||96 ||16 ||5 ||2 ||47 ||35 ||49 ||19 ||.251 ||.287 ||.334