1B - SD
Eric Hosmer went 1-for-5 with a home run as the Padres fell to the Dodgers 6-5 in Game 2 of the NLDS on Wednesday.
Hosmer went back-to-back with Manny Machado in the top of the sixth inning when he took Clayton Kershaw deep to pull the Padres within one run. It was the first baseman's first long ball of the postseason. The 30-year old has struggled thus far in the playoffs with a .143 batting average to go along with a .507 OPS with a home run and four RBI over 21 at-bats.
Eric Hosmer went 1-for-3 with a double, two RBI and a walk as the Padres defeated the Cardinals 4-0 in Game 3 of the Wild Card series to advance to the NLDS.
Hosmer got the Padres on the board in the fifth inning when he laced an opposite field double off of Jack Flaherty to score Fernando Tatis Jr. The first baseman drew a bases-loaded walk off Alex Reyes in the bottom of the seventh to pick up his second RBI. Hosmer struggled in the three-game series against the Cardinals by going 2-for-12 (.167/.214/.250) with three RBI.
Eric Hosmer hit his ninth homer of the year in the Padres' 5-2 loss to the Angels on Wednesday afternoon.
The two-run shot was the only offense San Diego could muster in this one. It was Hosmer's first homer since returning from a broken finger on Saturday. The 30-year-old first baseman is now hitting .278/.331/.526 this season.
The Padres activated Eric Hosmer (finger) off the 10-day injured list.
Hosmer went 1-for-4 in his return against the Mariners. He wound up missing a little under two weeks with a fractured finger on a misguided bunt attempt.
Eric Hosmer (finger) was taking batting practice on the field on Tuesday.
Hosmer is on the IL with a fractured finger he suffered on a misguided bunt attempt. Taking live batting practice is a huge step in the right direction, however. Hosmer is seemingly going to return to play as quickly as possible. He could even be back by the end of this week.