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Eric Hosmer

Eric Hosmer 35 1B

Kansas City Royals

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Eric John Hosmer
  • Age: 27 (October 24, 1989)
  • Birthplace: South Miami, FL
  • Bats/Throws: L/L Ht: 6' 4" Wt: 225
  • Draft: Round 1 (2008, KC)
  • MLB Debut: 05/06/2011
  • School: American Heritage School, Plantation, FL
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Eric Hosmer Stats Summary

Eric Hosmer Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
September 1, 2014 Kansas City Royals activated 1B Eric Hosmer from the 15-day disabled list.
August 30, 2014 Kansas City Royals sent 1B Eric Hosmer on a rehab assignment to Omaha Storm Chasers.
August 1, 2014 Kansas City Royals placed 1B Eric Hosmer on the 15-day disabled list. Stress fracture in his right hand
March 6, 2013 1B Eric Hosmer assigned to United States.
May 5, 2011 Kansas City Royals selected the contract of 1B Eric Hosmer from Omaha Storm Chasers.
March 31, 2011 Eric Hosmer assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
January 3, 2011 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster 1B Eric Hosmer to spring training.
August 31, 2010 Eric Hosmer assigned to Surprise Rafters.
July 17, 2010 Eric Hosmer assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
July 14, 2010 Eric Hosmer roster status changed by Wilmington Blue Rocks.
July 11, 2010 Wilmington Blue Rocks placed 1B Eric Hosmer on the reserve list.
July 18, 2009 1B Eric Hosmer assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks from Burlington Bees.
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Eric Hosmer Awards and Honors

Eric Hosmer  35 1B

Eric Hosmer
  • Full Name: Eric John Hosmer
  • Born: October 24, 1989
  • Age: 27
  • Birthplace: South Miami, FL
  • Bats: L
  • Throws: L
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 225
  • Draft: Round 1 (2008, KC)
  • School: American Heritage School, Plantation, FL
  • MLB Debut: 05/06/2011
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in the first round (No. 3 overall) of the June 2008 First-Year Player Draft ... graduated from American Heratige High School, where he batted .470 with 11 home runs, 27 RBIs, 49 runs scored and 14 stolen bases as a senior, earning Player of the Year honors from the Sun-Sentinel ... rated as the high school player with the best power and the prep player closest to the Majors by Baseball America ... ranked as the 12th-best prospect in the Midwest League following the 2009 season ... had a breakout year in 2010, leading the Carolina League in batting average (.354) and on-base percentage (.429) ... tied for third among Northwest Arkansas hitters with 13 home runs despite spending the majority of the season with Class A Advanced Wilmington ... added six home runs during Northwest Arkansas' Texas League Championship run ... rated as the organization's top overall prospect and best hitter for average by Baseball America entering 2011 ... named baseball's No. 8 prospect by MLB.com prior to the 2011 season.