Kansas City Royals' Alcides Escobar, below, slides in to home well ahead of the throw as Los Angeles Angels catcher Hank Conger, above, waits during the first inning in an exhibition sp

 

              Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals' Alcides Escobar, below, slides in to home well ahead of the throw as Los Angeles Angels catcher Hank Conger, above, waits during the first inning in an exhibition spring training baseball game Sunday, March 10, 2013, in Surprise, Ariz. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)