Eric Hosmer

Choo loses fly in the sun as Royals shade Rangers - Taipei Times

On a bright afternoon in Kansas City, the Royals shaded the Texas Rangers. Texas right fielder Choo Shin-soo on Sunday lost Lorenzo Cain’s routine fly in the sun and the ball glanced off his glove for an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning that lifted the Royals over ...

VIDEO: Rangers lose on a walk-off hit after OF loses ball in sun

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — On a bright afternoon in Kansas City, the Royals shaded the Texas Rangers. Texas right fielder Shin-Soo Choo lost Lorenzo Cain's routine fly in the sun, and the ball glanced off his glove for an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning that lifted R...

Justin Verlander overcomes tough first vs. KC

DETROIT -- Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander doesn't necessarily believe in the BABIP (batting average on balls put in play) gods, the deification of the law of averages on fluke hits. All he knew about his first inning on Tuesday night was that if it kept going, with five con...

Edinson Volquez Throws No-Hitter vs. Diamondbacks, Dedicates to Yordano Ventura

Miami Marlins right-hander Edinson Volquez became this season's first pitcher to throw a no-hitter in a 3-0 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday. MLB @MLBSteady Eddie! @Marlins’ Edinson Volquez tosses first no-hitter of 2017: https://t.co/YSnPlmW3f9 10:45:04 PM"I ...

Slider has hurt Kelvin Herrera twice in 2017

First it was Houston's Jake Marisnick who knocked one out at Minute Maid Park last Sunday, creating a blown save for Herrera in a game Kansas City eventually lost, 5-4. Then on Thursday, Oakland'...

Rizzo leads Top 10 first basemen for 2017

Previous lists:   Shortstop | Second base | Third base | Left field | Starting pitcher The list... 1. Anthony Rizzo, Cubs (Shredder rank: 4) Rizzo hit .292/.385/.544 (145 wRC+) with 32 homers in...

Funeral for Yordano Ventura to be held Tuesday

A contingent of the Royals' front office, including general manager Dayton Moore, assistant general manager Rene Francisco and club president Dan Glass, will attend the services. Manager Ned Yost...

What the Cubs can expect from Kyle Schwarber

Kyle Schwarber, possibly the world’s greatest DH-who-isn’t-a-DH, is returning to the Cubs just in time for the World Series to be their designated hitter. This is fun. This is very fun. And i...

Baseball is stunned, saddened by death of Marlins star Jose Fernandez

The news is almost impossible to fathom.Miami Marlins star pitcher Jose Fernandez was killed early Sunday in a boat crash. He was just 24 years old. The Marlins’ game Sunday against the Braves ...

Latin American Herald Tribune - Perez, Hosmer Power American League to 4-2 All-Star Game Victory

Perez, Hosmer Power American League to 4-2 All-Star Game Victory SAN DIEGO � Venezuelan catcher Salvador Perez and first baseman Eric Hosmer each hit home runs off former teammate Johnny C...

The Latest: Johnny Cueto has rough All-Star start

National League starting pitcher Johnny Cueto, of the San Francisco Giants, throws during the first inning of the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 12, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Grego...