Eric Hosmer formerly of the Kansas City Royals has reportedly signed a huge eight-year contract with the San Diego Padres.
The Padres obviously believe Hosmer can contribute for a long time being the resident first baseman for a up and coming team.
If he plays well with other former top prospects such as Manuel Margot and Wil Myers, look for the Padres could make a run for the post season.
And look for Hosmer rookie cards to potentially get a nice boost in value. Here’s a couple currently available online that’s worth a look.