alcides alcides

Definition(s):

  • (n) (classical mythology) a hero noted for his strength; performed 12 immense labors to gain immortality

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News

  1. Tribe: Indians beat Royals 4-3

    CLEVELAND — The Indians have endured plenty of bad breaks over the first two and a half months. Tuesday night at Progressive Field, one actually went their way. Leading by a run with runners on first and second, one out and right-hander Vinnie Pestano on the mound, Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar delivered what appeared to be ... Read More
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Medina County Gazette

  2. MLB: Kansas City 5, Tampa Bay 3

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., June 16 (UPI) -- Alcides Escobar went 3-for-4 and drove in the go-ahead run Sunday, helping lift the streaking Kansas City Royals over Tampa Bay 5-3.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: UPI

  3. Royals help Davis triumph in return vs. Rays

    Right-hander Wade Davis worked six solid innings to beat his former team, while Alcides Escobar aided a two-run sixth that propelled the Royals to a 5-3 victory over the Rays on Sunday and a series win at Tropicana Field.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Kansas City Royals

Quotes

  • "Alcides is one of the fastest defenders I have ever encountered," Koeman told www.psv.nl. "He will strengthen our defensive options. He may also provide cover in the event Alex leaves at the end of the current campaign. Alcides is a...
    on Dec 30, 2006 By: Ronald Koeman Source: Sportinglife.com

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