Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:51:28 -0800
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer avoided arbitration by agreeing to a two-year, $13.9 million deal Wednesday, Feb. 18.
Fantasy Tip: Hosmer is in the category of risk-reward fantasy first baseman this year in the middle rounds. he has worked to shorten his swing, and if the pop he showed late in the playoffs last year carries over, he could be a breakout candidate.
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:40:21 -0800
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer is looking for $6.7 million in arbitration, while the Royals are countering with $4.6 million.
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 16:41:16 -0800
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer, Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia, Seattle Mariners 3B Kyle Seager, Baltimore Orioles SS J.J. Hardy, Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon, Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones, Baltimore Orioles OF Nick Markakis, Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez and Houston Astros SP Dallas Keuchel were the American League winners of the Gold Gloves in 2014.
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 06:18:08 -0700
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer credits a shortened swing for his resurgence at the plate. "Right now his swing is very short, very quick," manager Ned Yost said. "He can hit the ball with power to all fields and he's seeing the ball really, really well."
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:21:54 -0700
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 17. DH Billy Butler is playing first base and OF Josh Willingham is the designated hitter.
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:11:42 -0700
The Kansas City Royals activated 1B Eric Hosmer (hand) from the 15-day disabled list Monday, Sept. 1.
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:42:48 -0700
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer (hand) was 2-for-6 with two RBIs and a pair of strikeouts in his first rehab game with Triple-A Omaha Saturday, Aug. 30.
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:27:41 -0700
Updating a previous report, Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer (hand) is expected to play in four or five rehab games before being activated from the 15-day disabled list. Manager Ned Yost said Hosmer needs around 20 at-bats to get his batter's eye back.
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:13:45 -0700
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer (hand) is scheduled to start a rehab assignment with Triple-A Omaha Saturday, Aug. 30.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:53:36 -0700
Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer (hand) took batting practice Thursday, Aug. 28, and could begin a rehab assignment this weekend.