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Kansas City Royals AL Central
 
Eric Hosmer • #35 • 1B
.200 in last 20AB
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'4", 225 lbs.
Born:Oct 24, 1989 (27 yrs) in South Miami, FL
Hometown:Cooper City, FL
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Kansas City in 2008 (1/3).
Bats:L
Throws:L
2017 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 149 560 89 181 29 1 24 87 62 100 6 1 .389 .507 .323
On Pace 162 609 97 197 32 1 26 95 67 109 7 1 .389 .507 .323
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Scouting Report
Assets: Owns a sweet left-handed stroke. Has home-run power and plate patience, can hit for average and is also a very good glove man (and athlete). Displays all-round ability.
Flaws: Must prove capable of hitting left-handers with more consistency at the big-league level. Must also meet expectations, especially in terms of his home-run prowess.
Career Potential: Excellent all-round first baseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Rawlings Gold Glove Award 2015, 2014, 2013
All-Star Game - Most Valuable Player 2016
Carolina League (A) All-Star Team 2010
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