Alcides Escobar News Archive
Escobar went 2-for-5 with a double, two RBI and two runs during Thursday's win over Detroit.
Escobar (wrist) is starting at shortstop and hitting seventh Tuesday against the Tigers, Evan Woodbery of MLive.com reports.
X-rays on Escobar's left wrist came back negative, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.
Escobar was removed from Monday's game against the Tigers after being by a pitch on his left wrist, Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reports.
Escobar played in all 87 of the Royals' first-half games, slashing .226/.242/.306 with a career-high 18.5 percent strikeout rate.
Escobar slashed .294/.301/.412 with two stolen bases over 102 at-bats in June.