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Royals’ Eric Hosmer out 3-6 weeks with hand injury

The Kansas City Royals will be without starting first baseman Eric Hosmer for approximately a month or longer. The MLB announced on Twitter that Hosmer will be out 3-6 weeks with a non-displaced fracture in his right hand. The injury is believed to have happened back on July 20, when Hosmer was hit by a […]
Via Full Scale Sports
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Royals win but suffer big blow as Hosmer's fractured hand lands him on DL

The feel-good from a stirring, come-from-behind 6-3 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night didn't last long for Kansas City. The Royals did win their third straight series and concluded a 5-2 homestand to push them three games over .500. But the news that first baseman Eric Hosmer, who has been trying to play with a severe bone bruise for almost two weeks, officially...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
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Royals' Hosmer leaves game with hand injury

CHICAGO -- Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer was removed from Wednesday's game with the Chicago White Sox because of decreased grip strength in his right hand. The Royals made the announcement after Hosmer was lifted for a pinch hitter in the eighth inning. Hosmer had missed the previous two games after being hit in the hand with a pitch on Sunday. Billy Butler, who...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Injury Update: Eric Hosmer, Danny Valencia

The Kansas City Royals moved to within a game of .500 with a 7-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday. At 49-50, the Royals are in third place in the American League Central, seven games behind the Detroit Tigers. Mike Moustakas went 3-for-5 with two home runs and three RBI for the Royals, who played without Eric Hosmer for the second straight game with a hand injury. Moustakas...
Via Sports Injury Alert
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruised hand keeps Hosmer out of Royals' lineup

CHICAGO -- Eric Hosmer has been scratched from the Kansas City Royals' lineup against the Chicago White Sox with a bruised right hand. Hosmer was hit on the hand by a pitch from Boston's Jon Lester on Sunday at Fenway Park. The first baseman was in the original lineup Monday night batting third, but was removed about an hour before game time. Billy Butler was switched from...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Injury Update: Eric Hosmer scratched with hand injury

Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer has been scratched from Monday night’s game against the Chicago White Sox with a bruised hand, reports Andy McCullough of The Kansas City Star:Eric Hosmer has been scratched due to his hand injury from yesterday. Billy Butler will play first base. Sal Perez is DH. Let's get weird.— Andy McCullough (@McCulloughStar) July 21, 2014...
Via MLB Injury News
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox ball girl accidentally fields fair ball (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A Boston Red Sox ball girl accidentally fielded a ball that was still in play during Friday night's game against Kansas City. It happened in the top of the fourth inning as Royals batter Eric Hosmer pulled the ball fair down the first base line. The Red Sox ball girl instinctively scooped it up as it curved into foul territory, not realizing...
Via Holdout Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Ball Girl Fields Fair Ball, Immediately Regrets It (Video)

The right field ball girl made a great play on Eric Hosmer’s sharply hit line drive during the third inning of Friday night’s game between the Red Sox and Kansas City Royals at Fenway Park. Too bad the ball was hit fair. After fielding the scorching liner, she quickly realized what she had done and dropped the ball, perhaps hoping nobody at Fenway Park would notice. The umpires...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Line Drive Goes Right Through The Webbing Of Eric Hosmer’s Glove

Well, this is unusual to say the least. In the bottom of the seventh inning of Kansas City’s game against Tampa Bay yesterday, Kevin Kiermaier absolutely laced a ball right at Eric Hosmer. The Kansas City first baseman failed to catch the scorching liner, though it ended up in Omar Infante’s hands, who threw to first for the out. At first glance, it appeared that the liner simply...
Via Next Impulse Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Line drive goes through webbing of Eric Hosmer’s glove

This isn’t something you see every day…this play looks just like your typical deflected line drive until you watched the slow motion replay. Then you realize that Kevin Kiermaier hit the ball so hard that he went through the webbing of Eric Hosmer’s glove. Wild.
Via The Outside Corner
22 days ago  |  Discuss
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