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Eric HosmerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: San Diego Padres MLB Years: 2011-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion
Futures Game

Positions1B-1419, DH-11, RF-5Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric John Hosmer
Height6-4Weight215BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 24,1989 [28.356]PlaceCooper City,Florida
High SchoolAmerican Heritage (Plantation,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$6,000,000Signing ScoutsAlex MesaService Time6.146 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2009-MLB-#24 ... 2009-KCA-#2 ... 2010-KCA-#5 ... 2011-MLB-#8 ... 2011-KCA-#1
MLB DebutMay 6,2011 [21.194]
OrganizationsKCA [10] SDN [1] Awards16Awards Voting3-56
TBC Player ID142761Retrosheet IDhosme001MLBAM ID543333
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed61Power62Contact75XBH46RBIs82Runs53Hitting84Durability79Team.518Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca211b18311242002003210000.364.533.5451.0786215.444.181.455.47820.0013.330.670.000.0050.00
2009Burlington BeesMidwAkca441b19792803171172549324468003310.254.352.382.73410724327.314.128.289.32613.4620.801.551.5356.0033.80
2009Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca-1b192797920221100092210001.206.280.299.579295107.257.093.186.2648.4120.562.440.9397.0025.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1063774091194659325390103311.241.334.361.69513629434.299.120.263.31112.2120.741.701.3862.8331.87
2010Wilmington blue RocksCaroA+kca301b2087325481152967511114439204612.354.429.545.97417742375.382.191.357.41811.7310.400.891.8746.4336.52
2010Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca-1b205019539611431335311527100211.313.365.615.98012030211.310.302.390.4177.1112.801.806.1615.0049.18
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1375208717643920861425966304823.338.406.571.97729772586.356.233.369.41810.0711.261.123.4126.0040.91
2011Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca351b21269821435031530191600101.439.525.5821.107578118.500.143.367.48316.1013.560.842.5432.6718.60
2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351b211285236615327319781153482105713.293.334.465.79924349563.314.172.249.3436.0414.562.413.3727.5332.03
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351b221525356512422214601615695205410.232.304.359.66319238598.255.127.260.2919.3615.891.702.3438.2130.65
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351b2315962386188343177911451100114415.302.353.448.80127954680.335.146.239.3507.5014.711.962.5036.6528.72
2014Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca481b24210230013001300000.300.364.600.9646111.333.300.400.4199.0927.273.009.0910.0033.33
2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351b2413150354136351958423593306412.270.318.398.71620045547.312.128.201.3146.4017.002.661.6555.8933.09
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351b251585999817833518937361108313616.297.363.459.82227556667.336.162.270.3559.1516.191.772.7033.2831.46
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351b2615860580161241251045357132140518.266.330.433.76326250667.304.167.264.3288.5519.792.323.7524.2031.06
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca351b271626039819231125946166104002320.318.385.498.88330057671.351.180.297.3769.8415.501.583.7324.1229.69
2018San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn302815761372155312186974621421011018.253.322.398.72024451677.302.145.251.3109.1620.972.292.6634.0632.90
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter1205460461912872371814563567234228561262643122.280.340.433.77319954005070.315.153.255.0008.3216.882.032.8631.7531.08
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter27410161523176913301652041351775081135.312.393.494.8875021121164.351.182.331.00011.6015.211.312.5833.8735.33
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2810823465041830201900101.426.512.5831.095639129.488.157.370.00015.5014.730.953.1027.0019.57
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5019539611431335311527100211.313.365.615.98012030211.310.302.390.0007.1112.801.806.1615.0049.18
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter114422571353188611115361304613.320.396.488.88420647482.356.168.318.00011.0012.661.151.6652.7534.81
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter792803171172549324468003310.254.352.382.73410724327.314.128.289.00013.4620.801.551.5356.0033.80
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311242002003210000.364.533.5451.0786215.444.181.455.00020.0013.330.670.000.0050.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1048399154711322061612756660193607141162533104.284.343.439.78217513494393.317.155.256.0008.1916.251.982.8931.4330.83
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15761372155312186974621421011018.253.322.398.72024451677.302.145.251.0009.1620.972.292.6634.0632.90
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626198317332219859357115213616.280.340.433.77326854682.315.153.255.0008.3216.882.032.8631.7531.08
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260190187418189812280105305721.312.393.494.88729766688.351.182.331.00011.6015.211.312.5833.8735.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca181B1--10---10101.00010.00------333.31.3
2009Burlington Bees MidwAkca191B60--44541446490486.9928.10------7975.943.2
2009Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca191B25--21117120229228.9969.12------2792.618.0
2010Wilmington blue Rocks CaroA+kca201B80--61945858672664.9888.30------8792.058.0
2010Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca201B43--33127243360358.9948.33------5086.030.7
2011Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca211B23--18719323209206.9868.96------2688.516.2
2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca211B1271271135109678810111821174.9939.241.03-----12899.278.4
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca221B14814212771183103913212951286.9938.691.01-----15297.491.4
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22RF3216111-32.6670.670.13-----1522.01.9
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca231B15815313721205122811813351327.9948.400.97-----15999.497.5
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23RF116-------------1590.60.6
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23DH1---------------1590.60.6
2014Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca241B2--194-223231.00011.50------2100.01.4
2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca241B1301261121104388108511411131.9918.701.01-----13199.280.2
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca251B15415213541261101412113661362.9978.841.01-----15897.595.1
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25RF1-3-------------1580.60.6
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH1---------------1580.60.6
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca261B1541541351124074611813201314.9958.530.97-----15897.595.1
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26DH4---------------1582.52.5
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271B1571551338123575412413141310.9978.340.98-----16296.996.9
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH5---------------1623.13.1
2018San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn281B15715513781231106411313411337.9978.520.97-----157100.097.5
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B11851164103269494747539121029410241.9958.640.99-----11850.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH11---------------110.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF5325111-32.6670.400.08-----50.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B25--20623325232229.9879.16------250.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B43--33127243360358.9948.33------430.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B105--83062978901892.9908.50------1050.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B60--44541446490486.9928.10------600.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--10---10101.00010.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca18--1--------
2009Burlington Bees MidwAkca19--60--------
2009Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca19--25--------
2010Wilmington blue Rocks CaroA+kca20--80--------
2010Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca20--43--------
2011Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca21--23--------
2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21--127--------
2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22--148-----3--
2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23--158-----1-1
2014Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca24--2--------
2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24--130--------
2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25--154-----1-1
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26--154-------4
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27--157-------5
2018San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28--157--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor2019791216510140091000000.203.284.291.57523688.232.088.20310.2311.361.110.000.0037.50
2011Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB211320594028104300100.450.520.9501.47019625.438.500.75016.0012.000.758.0010.0066.67
2012Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22288318338052940101300203.398.453.6751.128561395.418.277.44610.5313.681.305.2616.6039.39
2013Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2317521220312141051000001.385.439.5961.03531657.450.211.3278.7717.542.003.5126.0030.00
2014Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB242467101750290051400004.254.306.418.72428772.294.164.2396.9419.442.802.7833.5041.18
2014Kansas City RoyalsWild CardMLB2414230101012000000.750.8331.2502.083516.750.500.75033.330.000.000.000.0033.33
2014Kansas City RoyalsDiv SeriesMLB24310341024003400000.400.5381.1001.63811313.500.7001.00023.0830.771.3315.385.0075.00
2014Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB24415060003002400010.400.471.400.8716017.545.000.13311.7623.532.000.000.000.00
2014Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB24728372004002800001.250.300.321.6219230.350.071.1436.6726.674.000.000.0028.57
2015Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2522631321504140021500001.333.354.603.95738965.386.270.3023.0823.087.506.1515.7542.86
2015Kansas City RoyalsDiv SeriesMLB25521340015000400000.190.190.333.5237121.188.143.1430.0019.050.004.7621.0025.00
2015Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB25624461006001600100.250.269.292.5617126.316.042.0833.8523.086.000.000.0016.67
2015Kansas City RoyalsWorld SeriesMLB25521341006102700210.190.240.238.4785125.250.048.1908.0028.003.500.000.0025.00
2016Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26204971650312018700202.327.407.6121.01930859.317.285.42913.5611.860.885.0816.3350.00
2017Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB271229652014002510002.172.250.345.59510332.174.173.2416.2515.632.503.1329.0060.00
2018San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB281855515304130021300003.273.298.545.84330757.289.272.3093.5122.816.507.0213.7546.67
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs19791216510140091000000.203.284.291.57523688.232.088.20310.2311.361.110.000.0037.50
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs1544187613635123103613880105016.325.379.579.95824259462.353.254.3568.2317.322.114.9818.1743.38
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs14230101012000000.750.8331.2502.083516.750.500.75033.330.000.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs831681039003800000.258.324.581.90518434.250.323.4198.8223.532.678.8210.3350.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs103941210090031000110.308.349.333.68213143.400.025.1036.9823.263.330.000.008.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1249611300101041500211.224.273.286.55914355.306.062.1637.2727.273.750.000.0027.27

Awards [16]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008High School All-American - 1st Team (IF)1
2010Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (1B) ... Carolina League All-Star Team (1B) ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (1B)3
2011AL Rookie of the Month (July) ... AL Rookie of the Month (September) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (1B) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (1B)4
2013American League Gold Glove (First Base)1
2014American League Gold Glove (First Base)1
2015American League Gold Glove (First Base)1
2016MLB All-Star Game Most Valuable Player (AL)1
2017AL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... American League Gold Glove (1B) ... American League Player of the Week (September 4–September 10) ... World Baseball Classic All-Star (1B)4

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-04-271BSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated to roster28.185Team Roster on 2018-04-27
2018-04-241BSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YRestricted--Placed on family medical leave list28.182Team Roster on 2018-04-24
2018-02-171BSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 8-year contract for 2018-2025 ($144m) [Free Agent] 20--20--20--20--20--13--13--13 $5m signing bonus28.116Team Roster on 2018-02-17
2017-11-031BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.010  
2017-01-121BKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($12.25m) [Avoids arbitration]27.080Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2015-02-191BKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($13.9m) [Avoids arbitration] 5.65-8.2525.118Team Roster on 2015-02-19
2014-09-011bKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.312Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-08-021bKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Stress fracture, right hand24.282Team Roster on 2014-08-02
2014-01-171bKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($3.6m) Avoiding arbitration24.085Team Roster on 2014-01-17
2012-05-061bKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActive--22.194Team Roster on 2012-05-06
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2008Kansas City Royals-186,000,000-------6,000,000Signing Bonus out of 2008 Draft (1st round - 3rd overall)
2011Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll21414,000-78941-2,722,607414,0006,414,000
2012Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll22502,500-54119402,954,887480,0006,916,500
2013Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll23528,250-51224443,023,990490,0007,444,750
2014Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll243,600,000-2841169++3,256,497500,00011,044,7502014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($3.6m) Avoiding arbitration
2015Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll255,650,0004.1462151277++3,571,283507,50016,694,7502015-02-19 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($13.9m) [Avoids arbitration] 5.65-8.25
2016Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll268,250,0005.146144584++3,498,245507,50024,944,750
2017Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2712,250,0006.14694490++3,651,709535,00037,194,7502017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($12.25m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018San Diego PadresTeam Payroll2820,000,000-33196++4,360,045545,00057,194,7502018-02-17 - Signed to 8-year contract for 2018-2025 ($144m) [Free Agent] 20--20--20--20--20--13--13--13 $5m signing bonus
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red