March 4, 2014 4:47 PM

Eric Hosmer blasts a home run as Royals bats heat up in 9-5 victory over Reds

Eric Hosmer could not keep a straight face. He understood his third-inning home run, a three-run, game-tying blast in an eventual 9-5 Royals victory over the Cincinnati Reds, may have been aided by the conditions at Surprise Stadium. “I got a good piece of it,” Hosmer said with a laugh. “Arizona might have helped it a little bit.”

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