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Royals | Eric Hosmer out of the lineup

Sun, 31 May 2015 11:10:48 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer is not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 31. DH Kendrys Morales will be the starting first baseman.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer ($5,500, 11.0% of cap) likely is sitting because the team is facing a left-handed pitcher. Morales ($5,100, 10.2% of cap) is batting .303 this month and could be a solid starting option for owners on FantasyScore.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer gets breather

Sat, 30 May 2015 14:29:32 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer is out of the lineup Saturday, May 30, against a left-handed starter.

Fantasy Tip: There is no DH in the NL park, and Kendrys Morales ($5,100, 10.2% of cap) is in at first. He's having a very good season and is worth the start on FantasyScore.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer on offensive rampage

Wed, 13 May 2015 08:43:41 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer is hitting .345 with two homers and eight RBI the last seven days.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer ($5,200, 10.4% of your cap) has a .326-6-27 line on the young season and has started to become the offensive force he was projected to be. Hosmer is worth the price on FantasyScore.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer continues tear

Thu, 07 May 2015 18:22:15 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer hit a three-run home run Thursday, May 7, against the Cleveland Indians. It was Hosmer's fifth home run of the season and third homer against Cleveland in the last 10 days.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer ($4,700, 9.4% of cap) is hitting .317 for the season, but is benefiting from a .367 BABIP. Until the BABIP starts to normalize, Hosmer will continue to make for an excellent FantasyScore option.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer dialed in

Fri, 01 May 2015 20:44:30 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer went 3-for-4 with a double and two runs scored in a 4-1 win over the Detroit Tigers Friday, May 1, and he has hit safely in five straight games.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer ($3,700, 7.4% of cap) has nine hits, two home runs, two doubles and five RBIs in his last five games, and his hot bat comes at a great price at FantasyScore.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer avoids arbitration

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.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer exchanges arbitration figures

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.

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MLB | AL Gold Glove winners announced

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.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer shortened his swing

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."

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Royals | Eric Hosmer out of the lineup

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.

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