February 18, 2018

Eric Hosmer



2019 age | 29
2019 salary | $20 million
2020 salary | $20 million
2021 salary | $20 million
2022 salary | $20 million
2023 salary | $13 million
2024 salary | $13 million
2025 salary | $13 million

Contract status | Hosmer signed an eight-year, $144 million contract — including a $5 million signing bonus and a player opt-out after five seasons — the largest deal in Padres history.

Career statistics | Baseball-Reference.com
Teams | Royals (2011-17), Padres (2018-present)

How he was acquired | Signed as a free agent on Feb. 19, 2018.

Resume
• AL All-Star (2016)
• All-Star Game MVP (2016)
• Four Gold Glove awards (2013-15, 17)

October 4, 2017

2017 National League All-Star team



The Washington Nationals lead the National League All-Star team with four players, including three starting pitchers, and nearly added a fourth in third baseman Anthony Rendon.

Catcher | Buster Posey, Giants

First base | Joey Votto, Reds

2. Paul Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks

Second base | Daniel Murphy, Nationals

Third base | Nolan Arenado, Rockies

2. Anthony Rendon, Nationals
3. Kris Bryant, Cubs

Shortstop | Corey Seager, Dodgers

Left field | Marcell Ozuna, Marlins

Center field | Charlie Blackmon, Rockies

Right field | Giancarlo Stanton, Marlins

Starting pitchers | 1. Max Scherzer, Nationals

2. Gio Gonzalez, Nationals
3. Zack Greinke, Diamondbacks
4. Stephen Strasburg, Nationals
5. Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers

Reliever | Corey Knebel, Brewers

2. Kenley Jansen, Dodgers

The Nationals also take home two awards.

Babe Ruth Award | Joey Votto, Reds

2. Giancarlo Stanton, Marlins
3. Charlie Blackmon, Rockies

Walter Johnson Award | Max Scherzer, Nationals

Pee Wee Reese Award | Ryan Zimmerman, Nationals

Connie Mack Award | Torey Lovullo, Diamondbacks

2. Dave Roberts, Dodgers
3. Bud Black, Rockies

Jackie Robinson Award | Cody Bellinger, Dodgers