The free agent first baseman made a brief appearance on San Diego's Instagram and Twitter feeds before being deleted.
We Asked MLB Players about All-Star Voting and Whether an Exhibition Game Should Impact the World Series
Troy Tulowitzki, Josh Donaldson, Eric Hosmer and Ian Kinsler were among those who weighed in.
Over the last generation or so, first basemen have been beefy swing-and-miss types. The Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer isn't like that, but he's as good a first baseman as we've got.
The Royals don't play baseball like other teams do. But there's something singularly cool about their singles-on-singles-on-singles approach. Also: it works.
A hospital in the KC Area had a record number of births in July, which is nine months since the Royals dazzled in the postseason.