SAN DIEGO – The Arizona Diamondbacks hit switch cracking on Friday Infielder Eduardo Escobar won by the Minnesota Twins for the minor league – Jhoan Duran and outfielders Gabriel Maciel and Ernie De La Trinidad.  The 29-year-old Escobar scored 27 homework, 63 RBIs and a Major League Best this season 37-double his seventh place with the twins in 97 games Venezuela's Escobar has played third base, shortstop and second base this season, and has an average of 256 in eight seasons in the majors with the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota with 63 homers and 287 RBIs.
"We're really excited about Eduardo Escobar," said Arizona manager Torey Lovullo before the opener of a three-game series in San Diego. "He has a great track record in this game, he said is a great teammate, he is a great player. He fits right in.
The train arrived the same day as the Diamondbacks placed the third bass player Jake Lamb on the 10-day disabled list with a bruised left shoulder.
Escobar will get "many reruns in third place," Lovullo said, "We know he's also a very capable midfielder, but we've taken him in to support what happens to third base. Jake Lamb is beaten and he is a great guy for us. "
Daniel Descalso started against Padres in third base on Friday night.
Twins star Joe Mauer said it was hard to leave Escobar. " He's a big part of this team in the field, in the clubhouse and in the community. It's just a punch in the heart. There are a lot of people who are hurting now, "said Mauer," Esky means a lot to many people in this clubhouse. It's hard to see him go.
Arizona started the day 1 1/2 games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West.The Twins were seven games behind Cleveland in the AL Central.
20-year-old Duran made 15 starts this season for Kane County in Class A Midwest League, going 5-4 with a 4.73 ERA The 6-foot-5, 175-pounder hails from the Dominican Republic.
Maciel, 19, is from Brazil, playing 68 games for Kane County this year, he beat .287 with 10 doubles, a home run, 16 RBIs, and 14 stolen bases.
22-year-old Trinidad scored .311 with eight homers and 56 RBIs in 91 games this season for Kane County He played at UNLV.
Arizona also remembered Ildemaro Vargas of Triple-A Reno, and designated fielder Jack Reinheimer for the job.
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