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Royals | Lorenzo Cain back in three-hole

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:42:10 -0700

Kansas City Royals OF Lorenzo Cain is hitting third Saturday, June 25, for the first time this week. 1B Eric Hosmer slides down to cleanup.

Fantasy Tip: Cain and Hosmer have struggled this month, but both are daily considerations in the upper-middle portion of their positions against Mike Fiers.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer good everywhere

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 14:32:57 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer is hitting .354 with 22 RBI at home this year compared to .292 with 16 RBI on the road. He's hitting .517 with 12 RBI in his last seven home games.

Fantasy Tip: Good news tonight: Hosmer is playing at home against a pitcher (Corey Kluber) that he has hit well in the past five years. As always, start Hosmer with confidence this evening in all fantasy setups.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer could be a great play

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 14:29:39 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer is hitting .262 but has three home runs and 12 RBI in 42 at-bats in the last five years against Cleveland Indians SP Corey Kluber, who he'll face Wednesday, June 15.

Fantasy Tip: That's good news, because the rest of KC's regulars that have faced Kluber over the years haven't had much success at all. Hosmer has been a beast this year at first base with a .317/.374/.525 slash line and 12 home runs and 38 RBI. He's a must-start in all fantasy leagues and is worth paying up for in DFS.

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Royals | Two homers for Eric Hosmer

Fri, 10 Jun 2016 21:11:56 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer went 2-for-4 with two home runs, three RBI and two runs scored in a 7-5 loss to the Chicago White Sox Friday, June 10.

Fantasy Tip: With Hosmer on pace to shatter his career high in homers, he has become an all-around offensive threat and a huge asset in all fantasy formats.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer drives in three more

Tue, 31 May 2016 04:49:33 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer went 2-for-4 with a three-run home run in a 6-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays Monday, May 30, and he has 12 RBI in his last five games.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer looks poised to shatter his career high in homers, and he should be starting in all fantasy formats.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer drives in four runs

Sat, 28 May 2016 05:10:00 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer went 3-for-4 with one home run and four RBI against the Chicago White Sox Friday, May 27.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer has recorded at least one hit in four of his last five games and has six RBI during that span. Hosmer likely will be a key part of the team's offense moving forward and is an attractive starting candidate in all leagues.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer continues to rake in May

Wed, 18 May 2016 17:40:41 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer went 1-for-3 with a two-run homer Wednesday, May 18, opposite the Boston Red Sox. He now has eight home runs on the season.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer has been playing very well since the season first opened up, but he's seemingly turned it up a notch in May, in which he's hitting .351 with five homers and 12 RBI in 16 games. At this rate, Hosmer looks like a solid bet to make the American League All-Star team come July, as he's certainly performed like a fantasy All-Star up to this point.

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Royals | Two Royals set for big game?

Tue, 17 May 2016 14:09:47 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer and OF Alex Gordon have fared well against Boston Red Sox SP Rick Porcello in the last five years. Hosmer is hitting .346 with two home runs and three RBI in 26 at-bats, while Gordon is batting .303 with two home runs and seven RBI in 33 at-bats against Porcello. They face Porcello Tuesday, May 17.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer is a must-start in seasonal leagues and is a popular daily target, too. Gordon, on the other hand, is likely being overlooked everywhere because of his slow start. He could be a nice contrarian pick this evening in DFS play.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer crushing righties

Sun, 15 May 2016 18:36:59 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer went 2-for-6 with a double and an RBI in a 4-2 win over the Atlanta Braves Sunday, May 15, and he is hitting .388 against right-handed pitching this season.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer's steady bat makes him a solid every-day option in season-long formats, and make sure to exploit him in DFS play against righties.

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Royals | Eric Hosmer's hit streak snapped

Tue, 10 May 2016 22:42:01 -0700

Kansas City Royals 1B Eric Hosmer was hitless in four at-bats with a pair of strikeouts Tuesday, April 10, against the New York Yankees to snap his eight-game hitting streak.

Fantasy Tip: Hosmer is still hitting .325 overall this season. Despite the hitless game, he remains a must-start fantasy option all across all formats until he hits a prolonged cold streak. That hasn't happened so far this season.

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