Eric Hosmer
1B KC
2 weeks ago

Hosmer is not in the lineup Sunday against Seattle, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.

EDGE Analysis

Hosmer will be replaced in the lineup by Kendrys Morales who's starting at first base and batting third. Hosmer has seen action in the Royals' last 41 games, slashing .302/.360/.453 during that time.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
1 month ago

Hosmer went 2-for-4 with a walk and three RBI in Friday's 10-3 victory against the Tigers.

EDGE Analysis

Entering Friday night, Hosmer was hitting just .255 through 51 at-bats in June. His performance this month has been well below what he did in April and May, but the first baseman has shown signs of turning this around in recent games. Over the last three days, he's gone 4-for-12 with all six of his June RBI coming over that span.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
2 months ago

Hosmer went 1-for-2 with two walks in Tuesday's 9-1 loss to the Orioles.

EDGE Analysis

The 26-year-old has how hit safely in 11 of the last 13 games, and has already drawn six free passes in the first seven games of June. Hosmer is turning in his most well-rounded season at the plate yet, now slashing .321/.379/.523 over 218 at-bats, with 12 doubles, a triple, 10 homers and 35 RBI. He's well on pace to surpass his career-high of 19 round-trippers, a figure he reached back in his rookie campaign in 2011.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
2 months ago

Hosmer went 3-for-5 with two RBI and two runs in Tuesday's game against the Rays.

EDGE Analysis

The first baseman proved his successful April was no fluke by hitting .320 in May with seven homers and 25 RBI. He has five multi-hit games in a row, raising his average 23 points over that span. Hosmer is on pace to have, by far, the best season of his career.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
2 months ago

Hosmer hit his 10th home run as part of a 2-for-4 game with three RBI in Monday's win over the Rays.

EDGE Analysis

Hosmer is on fire, with a five-game hitting streak that now includes 12 RBI, three doubles and two home runs. In that short span he has raised his batting line from an already solid .298/.353/.497 to a tremendous .323/.370/.547. He's now on pace for 32 home runs and is looking like a lock to top his career high of 19 homers set back in his rookie year of 2011.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
2 months ago

Hosmer went 3-for-4 with a double, a run scored and an RBI in Sunday's win over the White Sox.

EDGE Analysis

That's his third straight multi-hit game, and Hosmer is now hitting a scorching .319/.368/.532 on the season. The 26-year-old finally seems to be coming into his own as a power hitter, and Hosmer is on pace for the first 25-homer campaign of his career.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
2 months ago

Hosmer went 2-for-5 with a double, two RBI and a run scored in Saturday's 8-7 victory over the White Sox.

EDGE Analysis

The Royals' resident RBI machine played a key role in the team's jaw-dropping seven-run rally in the ninth, plating Lorenzo Cain with a double to deep right center to close the margin at the time to 7-6. Hosmer now has 21 RBI in May, along with five doubles and six homers. Saturday's effort also marked his seventh multi-hit outing of the month, and brought his season line to .310/.360/.522.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
2 months ago

Hosmer went 3-for-4 with a solo homer and four RBI in Friday's 7-5 victory over the White Sox.

EDGE Analysis

The 26-year-old first baseman played a pivotal role in the Royals' offensive attack, smacking a 387-foot solo shot off Miguel Gonzalez in the sixth, before plating Alcides Escobar and Whit Merrifield with a single in the seventh. Hosmer had gotten the scoring started with a first-inning RBI groundout that brought in Escobar as well, giving him his first four-RBI effort of the season. He's now knocked in a whopping 19 runs during May, with five multi-RBI games.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
2 months ago

Hosmer went 1-for-3 with a two-run homer in the first game of a double header against the Red Sox on Wednesday afternoon.

EDGE Analysis

The bomb was his eighth of the season. Similar to last year, Hosmer is off to a wonderful start. He is hitting .333/.395/.565 with 17 extra-base hits, 20 RBI and 21 runs. Last season, he hit .310 in April and smashed seven homers in the first two months.

Eric Hosmer
1B KC
3 months ago

Hosmer went 2-for-4 with his fourth home run of the season Sunday versus Seattle.

EDGE Analysis

The 26-year-old's impressive 18-game hitting streak came to an end Saturday, but he got right back to it Sunday, upping his average back to .333 with the pair of base-knocks. Hosmer's OPS sits at .912 through 24 games and he seems poised for another excellent season in the heart of the Royals lineup.