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Royals Injury Update: Alex Gordon scratched with sprained wrist

Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon has been scratched from Wednesday night's lineup, according to Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star. McCullough says that a sprained right wrist is the reason for Gordon's absence:Alex Gordon has been scratched due to a sprained right wrist.— Andy McCullough (@McCulloughStar) July 9, 2014McCullough spoke to Gordon, who expects...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

The subtle elite-ness of Alex Gordon

If you watch the Royals on a regular basis you probably have a sense that Alex Gordon is having a terrific year, but you might also look at a .284 batting average or nine home runs and wonder if, as we’ve gotten used to hearing around here, he’s really having a terrific year or if it only seems like he’s having a terrific year because the rest of the Royals hitters aren’t...
Via Pro Sports Daily
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Injury Update: Alex Gordon scratched with flu-like symptoms

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost made a last-minute scratch of left fielder Alex Gordon from the lineup in today's game with the Detroit Tigers because Gordon had flu-like symptoms. Jarrod Dyson started in left field.Alex Gordon out with flu like symptoms— Joel Goldberg (@goldbergkc) June 19,'s Dick Kaegel reported that Yost had Gordon in the lineup at...
Via MLB Injury News
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Gordon out of lineup with flu-like symptoms

DETROIT -- Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon was a late scratch from the starting lineup Thursday with flu-like symptoms. Gordon drove in a run and made a crucial diving catch in Kansas City's victory Wednesday, and he was initially penciled in to bat fifth and play left field against the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. But shortly before the first pitch, he was replaced...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Alex Gordon has near outstanding catch overturned

In the fifth inning of Saturday night’s Royals-Angels game, Alex Gordon very nearly robbed Albert Pujols of a home run in amazing fashion. Gordon scaled the left field wall to make the catch, but the ball bounced out of his glove on the way down. It then proceeded to bounce off of his right shoulder, bounce off of his face, bounce off of his hand, and into his glove. Unfortunately...
Via The Outside Corner
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Alex Gordon breaks wall going for foul ball

Video: Gordon gets hit with a maxi-pad
Via Beer Mug Sports
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

A sliding Alex Gordon tears away covering of billboard in brilliant ad by Kansas City Royals (photo)

The Kansas City Royals have upped the promotion game with this ingenious billboard the major league team teased on Monday on Twitter. It features Royals left fielder/third baseman Alex Gordon sliding, but it’s what the player’s slide is purportedly doing to the billboard that makes it so darn clever. Due to the “force” of Gordon’s […]The post A sliding Alex Gordon tears...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Gordon fakes out entire stadium on catch

The White Sox have stumbled through a miserable 2013 season, finishing in the basement of the American League Central division with one of the worst records in baseball. There haven’t been very many causes for celebration at U.S. Cellular Field, but the South Siders are jumping at any chance they see to cue the fireworks — even if the result is complete and utter confusion. During...
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Yankees Interested in Trading for Alex Gordon?

According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the New York Yankees may be interested in trading with the Kansas City Royals to acquire Gold Glove left-fielder Alex Gordon. We keep mentioning him as possible trade bait for the Royals, who are trying to acquire more pitching after the Jonathan Sanchez misfire. With Brett Gardner having surgery, don’t dismiss possible interest...
Via Crown Crazed
July 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Royals agree to one-year deal with Gordon

KANSAS CITY, MO The Kansas City Royals have announced that the club has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with outfielder Alex Gordon for the 2012 season. Consistent with club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed. Gordon, who turns 28 tomorrow, was a standout both offensively and defensively for the Royals in 2011 to earn his first career Les Milgram Player of...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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