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Alex Gordon
AVG HR RBI
.209 7 16
Team: Kansas CityHt / Wt: 6-1 / 220 NFBC ADP: 193.25
Position: LFBorn: 2/10/1984 Birthplace: Lincoln, Nebraska
Bats/Throws: L/R Draft: 1st Round by Royals (2005)


Latest News
July 28 11:28 AM PT12:28 PM MT1:28 PM CT2:28 PM ET14:28 ET18:28 GMT2:28 11:28 AM MST1:28 PM EST1:58 PM VEN22:28 UAE1:28 PM CT-Gordon went 3 for 4 and scored twice in Wednesday's win over the Angels.
Analysis: He had been 3 for 23 with eight strikeouts in his previous eight games to see his average dip below .200 for the first time since April, but now he's up to .209. The Royals next play four games in Arlington, and Gordon is only a career .213 hitter versus the Rangers.
July 21 9:58 AM PT10:58 AM MT11:58 AM CT12:58 PM ET12:58 ET16:58 GMT0:58 9:58 AM MST11:58 AM EST12:28 PM VEN20:58 UAE11:58 AM CT-Gordon got the day off Wednesday as he continues to battle out of a season-long slump.
Analysis: Gordon is hitting just .200 through 62 games after signing a $72 million, four-year deal in the offseason. He missed several weeks with a fractured wrist in a collision with Mike Moustakas. Kansas City begins a series with the Rangers on Friday, and Gordon is 2 for 6 with a double lifetime against scheduled starter Yu Darvish.
July 20 8:41 AM PT9:41 AM MT10:41 AM CT11:41 AM ET11:41 ET15:41 GMT23:41 8:41 AM MST10:41 AM EST11:11 AM VEN19:41 UAE10:41 AM CT-Gordon was 0 for 4 with two strikeouts in Tuesday's 7-3 loss to the Indians.
Analysis: Gordon is batting .176 against the Indians this season and is hitting .154 with 12 strikeouts in 26 at-bats against Carlos Carrasco, Wednesday's scheduled starter for Cleveland.
July 15 7:56 PM PT8:56 PM MT9:56 PM CT10:56 PM ET22:56 ET2:56 GMT10:56 7:56 PM MST9:56 PM EST10:26 PM VEN6:56 UAE (+1)9:56 PM CT-Gordon went 0-for-2 night Friday, but reached base via walk and being hit by a pitch.
Analysis: He is 3 for 23 with four walks in his last seven contests.
July 8 8:51 PM PT9:51 PM MT10:51 PM CT11:51 PM ET23:51 ET3:51 GMT11:51 8:51 PM MST10:51 PM EST11:21 PM VEN7:51 UAE (+1)10:51 PM CT-Gordon went 1 for 4 in Friday's loss to Seattle and has yet to find a rhythm since coming off the disabled list.
Analysis: Since getting two hits in his first game after being activated from the DL on June 25, Gordon is 7 for 47 (.149) with one extra-base hit and two RBIs.
May 23 4:15 PM PT5:15 PM MT6:15 PM CT7:15 PM ET19:15 ET23:15 GMT7:15 4:15 PM MST6:15 PM EST6:45 PM VEN3:15 UAE (+1)6:15 PM CT-The Royals reinstated Gordon from the disabled list before Saturday's 13-5 loss to the Astros. He went 2 for 5 with a home run and double.
Analysis: The three-time All-Star and four-time Gold Glove winner missed 30 games after he fractured his right wrist in a May 22 collision with third baseman Mike Moustakas while chasing a foul ball at Chicago. Moustakas suffered a season-ending torn right anterior cruciate ligament.
May 13 2:27 PM PT3:27 PM MT4:27 PM CT5:27 PM ET17:27 ET21:27 GMT5:27 2:27 PM MST4:27 PM EST4:57 PM VEN1:27 UAE (+1)4:27 PM CT-Gordon continued his recent hot stretch by going 2 for 4 with a homer and two RBIs in Thursday's loss to the Yankees.
Analysis: Gordon has two homers in four games after recording just two over his first 30. He's 10 for 30 at the plate over his last nine.

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