Who Is Eric Hosmer's Girlfriend? Wife, Career Stats, Net Worth

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Who Is Eric Hosmer's Girlfriend? Wife, Career Stats, Net Worth

American professional baseball player Eric Hosmer remains a well-known name in the arena of Major Baseball League. Ever since his breakout performance in 2014 post-season with a win at American League Pennant, he has received great feedback from some prominent names in baseball.

Legendary player George Brett even praised his potential and intensity. Likewise, with a height of 6 feet & 4 inches (i.e., 1.9 meters), his semi-faux hawk styled hair is equally famous among his fans alike.

Eric Hosmer's Girlfriend Or Wife?

Eric is in a committed relationship with his longtime girlfriend, Kacie McDonnell, a prolific sports host based in Missouri. The two first started dating on 25th June 2015 during the player's day off during his nine-game road trip while playing for Kansas City Royals.

Eric Hosmer and girlfriend Kacie McDonnell as seen together on 11th November 2019 at Petco Park (Photo: Kacie McDonnell's Instagram)

As of now, the two have managed to progress together side by side in their booming career. Interestingly, during Eric's 30th birthday on 24th October 2019, his girlfriend made an auspicious announcement of her new job at Fox Nation as a lifestyle and sports host.

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Before dating Eric, his girlfriend was engaged to footballer Aaron Murray. However, she had broken off the engagement without citing any reasons behind their break off.

Age, Family

As per verified official records, Eric's date of birth is 24th October 1989. He was born to Mike Hosmer and Illeana Hosmer and was raised in the hometown of South Miami Flora.

His father is a retired firefighter based in Ft. Lauderdale and his mother worked as a nurse. Talking about his family history, he carries Latino roots as well since his mom is originally from Cuba, who moved to the USA at the age of seven.

The baseball icon's parents are married since 1983, and Eric is their youngest son. He has an elder brother named Mike Jr Hosmer born two years after his parent's marriage.

Net Worth, Career Stats

Till 2018, several sites had listed his net worth as $2 million, and with the start of that year, Eric's financial prosperity kept growing to a bigger scale. Today, it 's very evident through his new contracts that his net worth has received a significant boost. Here's why.

In 2018, he signed a jaw-dropping $144 million eight-year contract to play for San Diego Padres. Apart from the guaranteed amount, he receives a base salary of $20 million a year. So, there's no question that Padres have seen the player as a prized possession that they currently own.

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After all, his career stats are notably impressive as in 2017, and he managed to hit 25 home run while playing for Kansas City Royals.

Eric Hosmer's career stats from 2011 to 2019 (Photo: baseball-reference.com)

So, with such a well-running career in MBL, he still has many years left to keep or break records of his past feats.