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Eric Hosmer (1B)

Kansas City Royals - 89% owned

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Bats: L, Throws: L

Eric Hosmer went 1-for-4 to extend his hitting streak to 12 games. He is now batting .315.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer is on a great pace to stay productive in a big series against the Blue Jays. Look for him to come through big time this weekend.

 

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Eric Hosmer hit the game winning home run for the Royals in the top of the ninth inning off starter Trevor Bauer. Hosmer was 3-for-4 with two rbi and is now batting .313.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer is absolutely on fire and warrants a spot in any lineup. His second half start is better then any other first basemen and he may end up being the best second half player at that position.

 

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Eric Hosmer drives in four runs

Mon, Jul 27th 11:19pm EDT
By Brad Pitzl

Eric Hosmer went 3-for-5 with 4 rbi in the Royals 9-4 victory over the Indians. He also hit his 10th homer run of the season in the first inning.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer is on fire right now and should be placed in any lineup possible. If he continues to hit like he has been, he may be one of the best fantasy players of the second half of the year.

 

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Eric Hosmer went 1-for-3 and hit his fourth triple of the year in the Royals 2-1 victory over the Astros. He is now batting .304 on the year.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer has looked great at the plate and looks dialed in no matter who he faces. He remains a nice option at first base in any league.

 

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Eric Hosmer 2-for-3 in Royals win

Wed, Jul 22nd 10:57pm EDT
By Brad Pitzl

Eric Hosmer went 2-for-3 with a solo home run in the Royals 5-1 victory over the Pirates. He is now hitting .301 for the year.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer has gotten off to a hot start after the all-star break and is worth consideration in your lineup. If he can maintain an average over .300, he will be one of the top fantasy first basemen.

 

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Eric Hosmer went 3-for-4 with one rbi in the Royals 4-1 victory over the White Sox. He is now hitting .293 on the year.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer has really started the second half of the season strong and continues to provide consistency. He remains a quality option at first base in any league.

 

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Eric Hosmer went 2-for-4 with 1 rbi against the Rays on Thursday. He has improved his batting average to .283.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer has been very patient at the plate and that has held his fantasy value back. With Alex Gordon out for an extended period of time he should become more aggressive at the plate.

 

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Eric Hosmer hit a game winning double in the bottom of the ninth to give the Royals a 3-2 victory over the Twins. Hosmer was 1-for-3 overall and is now hitting .287.

Fantasy Impact: Hosmer needed a hit like this to help regain his confidence at the plate. He remains a solid fantasy option and looks to be a nice option to finish out the first half of the season.

 

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Eric Hosmer has 40 runs scored, eight home runs and 40 RBI with a .286 batting average

Fantasy Impact: He is on pace to improve on his numbers from last season. He is not a great fantasy option but he is solid with the ability to help shore up your team batting average a little bit if you are in a close rotisserie battle for that category.

 

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: espn.com)

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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