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Eric Hosmer (1B)

Kansas City Royals - 45% owned

Bats: L, Throws: L

Eric Hosmer went 1-for-5 in the Royals 5-2 win against the Athletics. He is now hitting .291 for the season.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer is starting to lose fantasy value with games like this. After a hot start he has fallen to under .300 and has shown little power. Fantasy owners may want to watch and see if he can turn things around.


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Eric Hosmer was 2-for-5 in the Royals 13-2 loss to the Red Sox on Sunday. He is now hitting .298 for the year.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer has been in a bit of a funk lately, but has stayed patient at the plate and it is starting to pay off. As his average creeps back up to .300, he remains a solid fantasy option.


Eric Hosmer scores two runs

Wed, Jun 17th 11:20pm EDT
By Brad Pitzl

Eric Hosmer went 1-for-4 and crossed the plate twice in the Royals victory over the Brewers. He is now hitting .293

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer's batting average continues to dip, but he has stayed productive by picking up walks and scoring runs. He is still a solid option for fantasy owners in large leagues.


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Eric Hosmer in a slump

Tue, Jun 16th 4:47am EDT
By Jamie Mellor

Eric Hosmer has gone 3-for-19 in his last five games.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer is still a solid player who should be owned in most leagues. He is not elite at first base but he is productive and at worst is a good bat to put into your lineup for your starter's off-day or to serve as an injury replacement.


Eric Hosmer has was able to start off the series against the Twins strong with a 2-for-4 night. He came through with a key single in the eighth that drove in an insurance run.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer is now hitting .306 for the season and has been a solid fantasy option all season. He should be a great option this week against the Twins, as this series is a battle for first place in the central division.


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Eric Hosmer went 1-for-3 with two strikeouts as the Royals were shutout 4-0 by the Texas Rangers.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer was one of three Royals to record a hit against Chi Chi Rodriguez of the Rangers who tossed a complete game shutout. Hosmer is currently batting .301 with 7 HR and 33 RBI, numbers that make him a must-own in fantasy leagues.


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Eric Hosmer continued his strong week with another multi-hit performance against the Tigers on Saturday. His second inning rbi single helped the Royals jump out to an early lead that the Tigers were unable to overcome. Overall he went 2-for-5 with two rbi and is now hitting .322.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer is on the verge of being a top fantasy option in any league. Over the past week he has shown that he can provide power when needed. This is a great sign for owners who liked his consistency, but needed him to score a bit more.


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Eric Hosmer went 6-10 over the weekend against the Athletics and is now hitting .327 for the year. Hosmer has failed to get a hit in only two out of the Royals twelve games this years. (Source:

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer's consistency this year has made him a solid fantasy option for any league. If he can improve on his power numbers he will become a hot commodity.


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Eric Hosmer's hot spring continued with his 4th Cactus League home run. He is now batting .344 with 14 RBI.

Fantasy Impact: Eric Hosmer has the tools to catapult up from a below-average 1B. His spring numbers of 14:2 SO:BB suggest you should be cautious that he does not lose plate discipline in an effort to find more power. It seems inevitable that he will exceed the nine home runs that he hit in 2014.


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Eric Hosmer comes out swinging

Wed, Mar 4th 6:44pm EST
By Kyle Smith

Eric Hosmer entered his first spring training action by going 2-3 with a home run and 3 RBI against the Rangers.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer struggled last season with career lows in both home runs (9) and RBI (58). He enters this season looking for a bounce-back season, potentially a breakout season. Expect Hosmer to be a value pick in many drafts this season and don't be surprised if he has his best season yet.


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