Eric Hosmer 1B KC 2 Days

Eric Hosmer went 4-for-5 with two doubles, a run batted in, and three runs scored in Tuesday's win against the Indians.

Hosmer's four hits matched his total from his previous four games combined. It was a big day for the first baseman as he brought his average up to .311. He has still yet to hit a home run in 2014, however.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 9 Days

Eric Hosmer went 2-for-3 with an RBI double in Tuesday's win over the Astros.

It was a modest output for the first baseman, but the two-hit night represents one of his better offensive performances through the first couple weeks. The RBI was just Hosmer's third on the season, and he's still looking for his first home run after knocking 17 over the boards last season. It's not the start fantasy owners were hoping for from the 24-year-old.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 11 Days

Eric Hosmer had an RBI double in Sunday's loss to the Twins.

Hosmer has scuffled in the early going, as he's got just two RBI without a homer through his first 11 games. The double was hit only hit of the game, and the first baseman is batting just .244 out of the gate.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 1 Month

Eric Hosmer doubled and homered in three at-bats against the Indians on Thursday.

Hosmer hit a solo homer off of Zach McAllister in the third inning, then led off with a double and scored in the fifth. He's hitting .303 with two homers on the spring, following up his 2013 when he hit .302 with 17 home runs and 11 stolen bases.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 2 Months

Eric Hosmer finished 2-for-3 with three RBI against the Reds on Tuesday.

Hosmer hit a three-run home run against Johnny Cueto in the third inning, part of a five-run barrage in the frame. He is now hitting .500 on the spring. Hosmer posted an .801 OPS last season, something the Royals need him to replicate as they attempt to compete for a playoff spot.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 3 Months

Royals avoided arbitration with 1B Eric Hosmer by agreeing to a one-year, $3.6 million contract.

Hosmer was arbitration-eligible for the first time after qualifying as a Super Two player. The first baseman sported a nice .302/.353/.448 batting line with 17 longballs and 11 stolen bases last season. Hosmer is a candidate to really take off in 2014.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 6 Months

Eric Hosmer said Tuesday that he has not discussed a long-term contract extension with the Royals.

"I'm locked in for another four years, and we have guys whose contracts expire before mine," said the talented young first baseman. Hosmer, 24, is arbitration-eligible for the first time this winter as a Super Two qualifier. He hit .302/.353/.448 with 17 home runs and 79 RBI in 159 games this past season for Kansas City.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 6 Months

Eric Hosmer has been announced as the 2013 American League Gold Glove winner at first base.

With Albert Pujols and Mark Teixeira hurt, this award was wide open this year. It's Hosmer's first award, as he beat out the Orioles' Chris Davis and the Rays' James Loney.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 6 Months

Eric Hosmer, Chris Davis and James Loney have been named finalists for the American League Gold Glove award at first base.

None of them have won the award before, but Hosmer was a finalist last year, which could make him the favorite. Davis' chances could be boosted due to his monster year at the plate, which doesn't make sense but is a reality. The winner will be announced next week.

Eric Hosmer 1B KC 7 Months

Eric Hosmer hit a ninth-inning solo home run in the Royals' loss to the Rangers on Saturday.

The shot off Matt Garza gave the Royals their only run of the game. Hosmer has finished this season strong and seems poised for a truly breakout year in 2014.