World Series champion ex-Royal heads to San Diego
Like our sports coverage? Donate to help support ECM’s sports section! Type “Sports” on the donation line!
Check out our sports section for more sports stories!
Follow @ECMagSports on Twitter for live sports coverage and stories!
By Liz Alper
Photo via theathletic.com
February 17, 2018 (San Diego) - We've heard it for two years. Rebuilding. Rebuilding. Rebuilding. And we never believed it.
We believe it now.
Late tonight, the Union Tribune reported that ex-Kansas City Royal and 2015 World Series champion first baseman Eric Hosmer is headed to the Padres.
And he's here for a while. The deal is good for eight years and $144 million with an opt-out available after five years.
Rebuilding? They're serious about it.