Can Yunel Escobar turn things around? He's in a massive slump.
The Whistling Shortstop
But it is funny. You're watching the game and all of a sudden you hear someone whistling the soundtrack to South Pacific.
As long as Escobar keeps having games like he had Wednesday, you're not going to hear anyone complain about his loud noises. Escobar was 2-3 with a RBI. It was his first multi-hit game since April 29, and it was his first game with a run drive in since April 16.
Escobar's season batting average is now up to .188, and the tone of his whistling continues to be good enough for a new record deal.
Bill Shanks hosts The Bill Shanks Show on WFSM Fox Sports 1670 in Macon, Georgia and The Atlanta Baseball Show. Shanks writes a weekly column for The Macon Telegraph. Email Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org and follow him on Twitter at twitter.com/billshanks.
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