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Alcides Escobar’s streak of making 406 consecutive starts as
the Kansas City Royals shortstop is about to end.

Manager Ned Yost said he plans to play Adalberto Mondesi Cheap Mark
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, 22, a couple of days a week at shortstop. Escobar,
31, has been the Royals everyday shortstop since 2011 after being acquired from
the Milwaukee Brewers as part of the Zack Greinke trade.

”Esky’s been our shortstop for a long time Cheap Customized Detroit
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,” Yost said Tuesday. ”It’s a pretty big change,
seeing someboy different at short, but it’s exciting, too because now you’re
starting to give other younger players opportunities to see what they can

Escobar was an American League All-Star starter and Glove Glove winner in
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, the year the Royals won the World

With the Royals in last place with a 22-50 record entering the game Tuesday
night against the Texas Rangers, they are looking to the future.

”It’s a good chance to experiment right now,” Yost said. ”There’s nothing
that is going to make or break us. You can start looking at things a little bit
differently and start experimenting with some things.”

He said he talked to Escobar about his consecutive-game streak, which is the
longest active streak in the majors Youth
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”We talked about the streak,” Yost said. ”There will be times he’ll sit. But
it’s time to look at Mondi at little bit and move Esky around.”

He said he could play Escobar at play third, second or center field.

”He was excited about the opportuity,” Yost said. ”He’s at a point in his
career where it will increase value if he can play multiple positions.”

Escobar played five games Youth
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2010 with the Brewers. He has played 1,355 games at shorstop.

The Royals have already started their youth movement by trading closer Kelvin
Herrera to the Washington Nationals on Monday for three prospects and outfielder
Jon Jay to the Arizona on June 6 for two minor league pitchers.
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