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Larry Brown Sports Dec 15, 2017

Red Sox reportedly want both Eric Hosmer and JD Martinez

If you thought the Boston Red Sox would let the New York Yankees acquire Giancarlo Stanton and leave them in the dust, you were wrong. The Red Sox apparently are intent upon matching the Yankees and plan to flex with some big signings of their own. The Boston Herald reported on Friday that the Red...Read More
Larry Brown Sports Dec 14, 2017

Padres reportedly the favorite to sign Eric Hosmer

The San Diego Padres don’t have the deep pockets that some of the big-market teams in Major League Baseball have, but that isn’t stopping them from getting serious in their pursuit of Eric Hosmer. Hosmer has already met with the Padres twice, and Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that San Diego has emerged as...Read More
Bless You Boys Dec 14, 2017
Detroit Tigers News: MLB Winter Meetings Wednesday recap

Detroit Tigers News: MLB Winter Meetings Wednesday recap

Ian Kinsler is an Angel now, and Manny Machado may be getting dealt soon. The MLB Hot Stove won’t catch fire. Conversations were had, names have been exchanged, but the big dogs remain unsigned. While Ian Kinsler proved to be the biggest name to find a new home on Wednesday, players such as J.D. Martinez, Yu Darvish, Carlos Santana and Eric Hosmer remain adrift. Outside of a few relievers and a few other low level moves, deals for the big free agents are not getting struck. Of course, that’s been the evolving pattern of the get-together in recent years. These are not your...
Friars on Base Dec 9, 2017

Padres Rumors: Team is making a run for Eric Hosmer

If you are keeping up with Padres rumors, you know that San Diego, among other teams, are reportedly pursuing the Kansas City Royals’ Eric Hosmer. Let’s take a closer look. Along with these Padres rumors, A. J. Preller is under the spotlight and fans are closing watching what decisions and moves the team will make. The forty-year […] Padres Rumors: Team is making a run for Eric Hosmer - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Larry Brown Sports Dec 8, 2017

Eric Hosmer reportedly visited Padres on Thursday

One of the most sought-after MLB free agents on the market is beginning to seriously look over his options. First baseman Eric Hosmer traveled to San Diego on Thursday to visit with the Padres, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. The Padres have been an interested party, and it has even made clear that...Read More
ESPN Dec 3, 2017

Olney: Tough market for top free agents looking to land with contenders

Zack Cozart and Eric Hosmer might not have many options if they're looking to strike deals with teams that have real shots of reaching the postseason.
Rox Pile Nov 28, 2017

Colorado Rockies: the case for getting Eric Hosmer

One of the most interesting free agents this offseason will be 28 year old Eric Hosmer. The former Royals first baseman will garner significant interest from many teams as the Cardinals, Red Sox, Indians, Royals, Mariners, and Padres all have a need at first base. Another team that could have a need is the Colorado […] Colorado Rockies: the case for getting Eric Hosmer - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Fenway Nation Nov 24, 2017
POLL: Half Want Free-Agents Martinez And Santana

POLL: Half Want Free-Agents Martinez And Santana

Our most recent FenwayNation Poll results show that fully half of our readers (50%) prefer that the Red Sox sign both J.D. Martinez and Carlos Santana as free agents. As the chart shows, the next most popular off-season option (28%) is the signing of Martinez and Eric Hosmer. Thus, almost four readers in five (78%) prefer one of these free-agency routes to solve Boston's power shortage. Just 14% support a trade for Giancarlo Stanton, while 4% see getting another starter as the top priority. Only 3% picked an option not listed in the poll. So, sentiment in The Nation is pretty clear: they want...
Fenway Nation Nov 22, 2017
POLL: Sox Should Go Free Agency Route, Not Stanton Trade

POLL: Sox Should Go Free Agency Route, Not Stanton Trade

Early voting in our latest FenwayNation Poll shows that a majority of readers want the Red Sox to pursue some form of the free-agency route instead of a trade for Giancarlo Stanton. As the chart shows, the highest level of support (45%) goes to the signing of both J.D. Martinez and Carlos Santana. The next highest support (30%) goes to another version of free-agency—signing Martinez and Eric Hosmer. Somewhat surprisingly, only 16% support a trade for Stanton. Just 4% think getting another starting pitcher in the one thing Dave Dombrowski needs to do, while 1% seeing getting a short-term...
ESPN Nov 19, 2017

Does any team really want to give Eric Hosmer $100 million?

Does any team really want to give Eric Hosmer $100 million?
KC Kingdom Nov 19, 2017

Royals Rumors: Potential landing spots for Eric Hosmer in free agency

The biggest name in Royals rumors this offseason is clearly first baseman Eric Hosmer. Where could Hosmer wind up in free agency? As much as Kansas City Royals would love to see Eric Hosmer return to the team for the rest of his career, there’s a good chance that won’t happen. Hosmer is 28 years […] Royals Rumors: Potential landing spots for Eric Hosmer in free agency - KC Kingdom - KC Kingdom - Royals, Chiefs, Jayhawks, Kansas State, Mizzou & More
Larry Brown Sports Nov 17, 2017

Cardinals have reportedly expressed interest in Eric Hosmer

Could Eric Hosmer go from one rival to another? According to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the St. Louis Cardinals have registered an interest in the free agent first baseman, formerly of the Kansas City Royals. One source called Hosmer “a good fit” for what the Cardinals envision as far as building their...Read More

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