Bug bite sidelines Alcides Escobar
Manager New Yost said Escobar's arm was swollen and had red streaks after he scratched it.
Escobar was one of the four players the Royals received from Milwaukee in the trade for Zack Greinke. Escobar is projected to be the starting shortstop and is hitting .300 in spring training.
Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press
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