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 Biographical Information
Alcides Escobar was signed by scout Epy Guerrero for the Milwaukee Brewers in 2003. He made his pro debut in 2004 and reached the major leagues at the end of the 2008 season. He is a cousin of Kelvim Escobar, Edwin Escobar, Elvis Escobar and Jose Campos and a nephew of Jose Escobar.