MLB Rumour Roundup: Royals offer Hosmer monster deal

The Kansas City Royals have offered first baseman Eric Hosmer a franchise-record seven-year, $147-million contract, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today.

The free agent, who’s spent his entire career in Kansas City, also has a seven-year, $140-million offer on the table from the San Diego Padres, Nightengale previously reported.

The St. Louis Cardinals could also be in the mix for Hosmer.