Eric Hosmer

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Boston Red Sox 1st Base Age: 32-351d Exp: 10.146 Years Bat/Throw: Left/Left
Drafted: Round 1 (#3 overall), 2008 College: American Heritage Agent(s): Scott Boras (Boras Corporation)

10 Day Injury List (Back)

Hosmer has been added to the 10-Day IL due to a back injury. He is likely to return to the Red Sox in early October.

  • Current Contract

    Eric Hosmer signed a 8 year / $144,000,000 contract with the San Diego Padres, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $144,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $18,000,000. In 2022, Hosmer will earn a base salary of $20,000,000, while carrying a total salary of $20,000,000. Hosmer's adjusted salary with the Boston Red Sox is $246,154

    Contract: 8 yr(s) / $144,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $18,000,000
    Free Agent: 2026 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Luxury Tax Salary Payroll Salary Adjusted Salary Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $20,000,000 $1,000,000 $21,000,000 $21,000,000 $25,000,000($25,000,000)
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $20,000,000 $1,000,000 $21,000,000 $21,000,000 $20,000,000($45,000,000)
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $20,000,000 $1,000,000 $21,000,000 $8,407,407 $7,407,407($52,407,407)
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $20,000,000 $1,000,000 $21,000,000 $21,000,000 $20,000,000($72,407,407)
    2022 Contract details by year 32 $20,000,000 - $246,154 $20,000,000 $246,154 $246,153($72,653,560)
    2023 Contract details by year 33 $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $720,000 $720,000($73,373,560)
    2024 Contract details by year 34 $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $740,000 $740,000($74,113,560)
    2025 Contract details by year 35 $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $760,000 $760,000($74,873,560)
    2026 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Player Opt-out Available after 2022
    • Full No Trade Clause 2018-2020
    • Padres expected to retain a large portion of salary from 2022-2025
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

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    2022-2022Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $12,967,020
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $12,967,020
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $12,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $12,250,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA

    2015-2016

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $13,900,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,950,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,600,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,600,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $528,250
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $528,250
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $502,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $502,500
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $414,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $414,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA

    2008-2008Signing Bonus

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings - $6,000,000 - $6,000,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $414,000 - - $414,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $502,500 - - $502,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings AL GOLD GLOVE:1B $528,250 - - $528,250
    2014 Player Cash Earnings AL GOLD GLOVE:1B $3,600,000 - - $3,600,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings AL GOLD GLOVE:1B $5,650,000 - $50,000 $5,700,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $8,250,000 - $100,000 $8,350,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings AL GOLD GLOVE:1B,
    AL SILVER SLUGGER:1B
    $12,250,000 - - $12,250,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 $5,000,000 - $25,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,407,407 - - $7,407,407
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $246,154 - - $246,153
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $19,753,846 - - $19,753,846
    Est. Earnings
    (12 seasons)
    $118,602,157 $11,000,000 $150,000 $129,752,156
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $720,000 - - $720,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $12,280,000 - - $12,280,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $740,000 - - $740,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $12,260,000 - - $12,260,000
    2025 Player Cash Earnings $760,000 - - $760,000
    2025 Player Cash Earnings $12,240,000 - - $12,240,000
    $157,602,157 $11,000,000 $150,000 $168,752,156
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $31,194,750 $6,000,000 - $37,344,750
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $87,161,253 $5,000,000 - $92,161,253
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $246,154 - - $246,153
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Transactions

    Aug 2 2022Traded to Boston (BOS) from San Diego (SD) with Corey Rosier , Max Ferguson and cash considerations for Jason Groome
    Nov 6 2017Kansas City (KC) extended a $17.4 million Qualifying Offer for 2018
    Jan 13 2017Signed a 1 year $12.25 million contract with Kansas City (KC), avoiding arbitration
    Feb 18 2015Signed a 2 year $13.9 million contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Jan 17 2014Signed a 1 year $3.6 million contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Feb 20 2013Signed a 1 year $528,500 contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Feb 18 2012Signed a 1 year $502k contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Aug 15 2008Signed a contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Jun 24 2008Drafted by Kansas City (KC): Round 1 (#3 overall)
    Jun 24 2008Drafted by Kansas City (KC): Round 1 (#3 overall)

  • Injuries

    A look at the injuries for Eric Hosmer, and the financial implications.

  • 2022 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Eric Hosmer ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WAR
    2022 BOS 102 101 375 38 100 19 0 8 44 37 0 64 .267 .333 .381 .714 1.02
    2021 SD 151 131 509 53 137 28 0 12 65 48 5 99 .269 .337 .395 .732 0.98
    2020 SD 40 37 143 23 41 6 0 9 36 9 4 28 .287 .333 .517 .850 0.94
    2019 SD 160 156 619 72 164 29 2 22 99 40 0 163 .265 .310 .425 .735 -0.33
    2018 SD 157 155 613 72 155 31 2 18 69 62 7 142 .253 .322 .398 .720 1.44
    2017 KC 162 161 603 98 192 31 1 25 94 66 6 104 .318 .385 .498 .883 4.05
    2016 KC 158 158 605 80 161 24 1 25 104 57 5 132 .266 .328 .433 .761 1.21
    2015 KC 158 153 599 98 178 33 5 18 93 61 7 108 .297 .363 .459 .822 3.58
    2014 KC 131 126 503 54 136 35 1 9 58 35 4 93 .270 .318 .398 .716 0.83
    2013 KC 159 155 623 86 188 34 3 17 79 51 11 100 .302 .353 .448 .801 3.5
    2012 KC 152 144 535 65 124 22 2 14 60 56 16 95 .232 .304 .359 .663 -0.45
    2011 KC 128 127 523 66 153 27 3 19 78 34 11 82 .293 .334 .465 .799 1.44
    Totals 1,658 1,604 6,250 805 1,729 319 20 196 879 556 76 1,210 0.277 0.336 0.428 0.764 18.21