|Jan. 18 8:39 AM PT9:39 AM MT10:39 AM CT11:39 AM ET11:39 ET16:39 GMT0:39 9:39 AM MST11:39 AM EST12:09 PM VEN20:39 UAE10:39 AM CT-Gordon has signed a five-year contract with the Miami Marlins.
Analysis: An agreement was reached last week on the deal for $50 million, which also includes a $14 million club option for 2021. The Marlins announced the signing Monday and scheduled an afternoon news conference. Gordon led the NL in batting (.333), hits (205) and stolen bases (58) last season, his first in Miami after being acquired in a trade with the Dodgers.
|Jan. 13 7:49 PM PT8:49 PM MT9:49 PM CT10:49 PM ET22:49 ET3:49 GMT11:49 8:49 PM MST10:49 PM EST11:19 PM VEN7:49 UAE (+1)9:49 PM CT-A person familiar with the negotiations says reigning NL batting champion Dee Gordon has agreed to terms on a $50 million, five-year contract extension with the Miami Marlins, avoiding salary arbitration. The person confirmed the deal to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the decision hadn't been confirmed publicly.
Analysis: Gordon led the majors last season with 205 hits and 58 stolen bases, and he batted .333. He became the first player to lead the NL in average and stolen bases since Jackie Robinson in 1949. Gordon also led all NL second basemen in fielding percentage.
|Oct. 5 12:49 PM PT1:49 PM MT2:49 PM CT3:49 PM ET15:49 ET19:49 GMT3:49 12:49 PM MST2:49 PM EST3:19 PM VEN23:49 UAE2:49 PM CT-Gordon had three hits on the final day of the season to win the NL batting title.
Analysis: He went 7 for 13 in Miami's last three games to finish with a batting average of .333. One of his three hits Sunday was a solo home run.
|Oct. 4 7:04 PM PT8:04 PM MT9:04 PM CT10:04 PM ET22:04 ET2:04 GMT10:04 7:04 PM MST9:04 PM EST9:34 PM VEN6:04 UAE (+1)9:04 PM CT-Gordon was brilliant in Saturday's doubleheader.
Analysis: Gordon went 4 for 9 as he closes in on an incredible batting title.
|Sep. 26 3:30 PM PT4:30 PM MT5:30 PM CT6:30 PM ET18:30 ET22:30 GMT6:30 3:30 PM MST5:30 PM EST6:00 PM VEN2:30 UAE (+1)5:30 PM CT-Gordon had three hits in a 12-11 win over Atlanta on Friday.
Analysis: Gordon raised his average back to .332 and is four points shy of NL-leading Bryce Harper.
|Sep. 24 3:57 PM PT4:57 PM MT5:57 PM CT6:57 PM ET18:57 ET22:57 GMT6:57 3:57 PM MST5:57 PM EST6:27 PM VEN2:57 UAE (+1)5:57 PM CT-Gordon's RBI double with two outs in the 11th inning lifted Miami to a 4-3 victory over visiting Philadelphia on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Gordon, second in the NL with a .332 average, had three hits in the win and is batting .410 (16 for 39) in his last nine games.
|Sep. 16 3:03 PM PT4:03 PM MT5:03 PM CT6:03 PM ET18:03 ET22:03 GMT6:03 3:03 PM MST5:03 PM EST5:33 PM VEN2:03 UAE (+1)5:03 PM CT-Gordon had a two-run homer among his four hits in a 9-3 win against the Mets on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Gordon leads MLB with 180 hits and is second in the NL with a .331 average, seven points behind Washington's Bryce Harper. Gordon is batting .464 in a 16-game hit streak against the Mets and is 6 for 9 in this series.
|Sep. 2 3:15 PM PT4:15 PM MT5:15 PM CT6:15 PM ET18:15 ET22:15 GMT6:15 3:15 PM MST5:15 PM EST5:45 PM VEN2:15 UAE (+1)5:15 PM CT-Gordon was 2 for 5 Tuesday against the Braves.
Analysis: Gordon also swiped two bases and has 12 steals in his last 16 games.
|Aug. 30 1:21 PM PT2:21 PM MT3:21 PM CT4:21 PM ET16:21 ET20:21 GMT4:21 1:21 PM MST3:21 PM EST3:51 PM VEN0:21 UAE (+1)3:21 PM CT-Gordon went 2 for 4 on Satuday.
Analysis: Gordon is hitting .385 in his last 13 games.
|Aug. 26 12:51 PM PT1:51 PM MT2:51 PM CT3:51 PM ET15:51 ET19:51 GMT3:51 12:51 PM MST2:51 PM EST3:21 PM VEN23:51 UAE2:51 PM CT-Gordon went 2 for 4 and scored a pair of runs in Tuesday's 5-2 win against Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Gordon has hit .387 with 13 runs in his last 15 games.
|Aug. 22 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET18:55 ET22:55 GMT6:55 3:55 PM MST5:55 PM EST6:25 PM VEN2:55 UAE (+1)5:55 PM CT-Gordon recorded his sixth straight multi-hit game by going 2 for 3 with a triple Friday.
Analysis: Gordon is 13 for 25 with five stolen bases over the hot streak, which has raised his season average to an MLB-best .338.
|Aug. 21 12:57 PM PT1:57 PM MT2:57 PM CT3:57 PM ET15:57 ET19:57 GMT3:57 12:57 PM MST2:57 PM EST3:27 PM VEN23:57 UAE2:57 PM CT-Gordon had his fifth consecutive multihit game Thursday, going 2 for 4 in a 9-7 win over Philadelphia.
Analysis: Gordon, MLB's leading hitter at .336, and is 11 for 22 during his streak and is batting .360 with 13 RBIs while hitting safely in 15 of his 17 games this month.
|Aug. 19 11:31 AM PT12:31 PM MT1:31 PM CT2:31 PM ET14:31 ET18:31 GMT2:31 11:31 AM MST1:31 PM EST2:01 PM VEN22:31 UAE1:31 PM CT-Gordon was 2 for 4 Tuesday at Milwaukee.
Analysis: Gordon is batting .417 with seven RBIs while hitting safely in seven of his last eight games.
|Aug. 18 9:22 AM PT10:22 AM MT11:22 AM CT12:22 PM ET12:22 ET16:22 GMT0:22 9:22 AM MST11:22 AM EST11:52 AM VEN20:22 UAE11:22 AM CT-Gordon went 2 for 5 with two RBIs and a stolen base Monday to raise his season average to .331.
Analysis: Gordon continues to consistently produce. He's hitting .353 with 10 RBIs, seven runs scored and three steals over his last 11 games and leads the NL with 145 hits. The All-Star's 37 steals rank second in the majors.
|July 11 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Gordon was activated from the disabled list by the Miami Marlins on Tuesday, the same day that the team announced that Henderson Alvarez had season-ending shoulder surgery.
Analysis: Gordon has not played since dislocating his left thumb on July 11. He entered Tuesday ranked second in the NL in batting average (.338) and steals (33).
|July 2 11:08 AM PT12:08 PM MT1:08 PM CT2:08 PM ET14:08 ET18:08 GMT2:08 11:08 AM MST1:08 PM EST1:38 PM VEN22:08 UAE1:08 PM CT-Gordon had an RBI triple in a 6-5 win over San Francisco on Wednesday.
Analysis: Gordon extended his hit streak to 12 games and is tied with Arizona's Paul Goldschmidt for the best average in the majors (.350).
|July 1 3:09 PM PT4:09 PM MT5:09 PM CT6:09 PM ET18:09 ET22:09 GMT6:09 3:09 PM MST5:09 PM EST5:39 PM VEN2:09 UAE (+1)5:09 PM CT-Gordon hit the first inside-the-park homer in the four-year history of Marlins Park, and the three-run shot helped Miami beat the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Gordon, second in the majors with a .351 average, also extended his hit streak to 11 games.
|June 27 2:29 PM PT3:29 PM MT4:29 PM CT5:29 PM ET17:29 ET21:29 GMT5:29 2:29 PM MST4:29 PM EST4:59 PM VEN1:29 UAE (+1)4:29 PM CT-Gordon had three singles against his former team, the Los Angeles Dodgers, on Friday night.
Analysis: Gordon, MLB's hitting leader with a .356 average, is 14 for 36 (.389) in an eight-game hit streak.
|June 22 3:21 PM PT4:21 PM MT5:21 PM CT6:21 PM ET18:21 ET22:21 GMT6:21 3:21 PM MST5:21 PM EST5:51 PM VEN2:21 UAE (+1)5:21 PM CT-Gordon was 3 for 5 and scored his 38th run Sunday at Cincinnati.
Analysis: Gordon is batting .356 with a ridiculous .421 batting average on balls in play.
|June 19 2:48 PM PT3:48 PM MT4:48 PM CT5:48 PM ET17:48 ET21:48 GMT5:48 2:48 PM MST4:48 PM EST5:18 PM VEN1:48 UAE (+1)4:48 PM CT-Gordon was 3 for 5 on Thursday.
Analysis: Gordon is hot on Paul Goldschmidt's heels with a .356 average in an enticing batting race between the tortoise and the hare.
|June 8 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Gordon had three hits in a 3-2 win over Colorado on Sunday.
Analysis: It was the sixth multihit in the past 10 games for MLB's batting leader (.372).
|June 4 2:57 PM PT3:57 PM MT4:57 PM CT5:57 PM ET17:57 ET21:57 GMT5:57 2:57 PM MST4:57 PM EST5:27 PM VEN1:57 UAE (+1)4:57 PM CT-Gordon was 2 for 5 Wednesday against the Cubs.
Analysis: Gordon still leads baseball with a .368 batting average.
|May 28 2:56 PM PT3:56 PM MT4:56 PM CT5:56 PM ET17:56 ET21:56 GMT5:56 2:56 PM MST4:56 PM EST5:26 PM VEN1:56 UAE (+1)4:56 PM CT-Gordon padded his major league batting lead Wednesday.
Analysis: Gordon had three hits and is batting .376 though followers of analytics may be concerned by his 10.8 fly ball percentage that is baseball's worst mark.
|May 16 1:48 PM PT2:48 PM MT3:48 PM CT4:48 PM ET16:48 ET20:48 GMT4:48 1:48 PM MST3:48 PM EST4:18 PM VEN0:48 UAE (+1)3:48 PM CT-This is starting to get old for those who don't own Gordon. He had three more hits in Friday's 5-3 loss to the Braves.
Analysis: Gordon's 61 hits through 33 games are among the most in history. He's hitting a baseball-best .433.
|May 11 1:51 PM PT2:51 PM MT3:51 PM CT4:51 PM ET16:51 ET20:51 GMT4:51 1:51 PM MST3:51 PM EST4:21 PM VEN0:51 UAE (+1)3:51 PM CT-Gordon was 2 for 4 with two doubles in Sunday's loss in San Francisco.
Analysis: Gordon's 54 hits through 29 games are tied for the third-most in history. Only Hank Aaron (60, 1960) and Johnny Frederick (55, 1930) had more. What might be more impressive is he's batting .500 (39 for 78) over 18 games.
|May 8 2:15 PM PT3:15 PM MT4:15 PM CT5:15 PM ET17:15 ET21:15 GMT5:15 2:15 PM MST4:15 PM EST4:45 PM VEN1:15 UAE (+1)4:15 PM CT-Gordon went 3 for 5 in Thursday's win in San Francisco.
Analysis: He's got a 12-game hitting streak and is batting .500 over his last 17. He became the first player to have 52 hits in his first 28 games since Rod Carew had 53 in 1983.
|May 7 1:06 PM PT2:06 PM MT3:06 PM CT4:06 PM ET16:06 ET20:06 GMT4:06 1:06 PM MST3:06 PM EST3:36 PM VEN0:06 UAE (+1)3:06 PM CT-Gordon stayed hot with three more hits in Wednesday's 7-5 loss at Washington.
Analysis: Gordon is hitting a league-high .430 and has gone 25 for 45 over an 11-game hitting streak.
|May 3 10:37 AM PT11:37 AM MT12:37 PM CT1:37 PM ET13:37 ET17:37 GMT1:37 10:37 AM MST12:37 PM EST1:07 PM VEN21:37 UAE12:37 PM CT-Gordon was 3 for 3 with two walks in Saturday's win over Philadelphia.
Analysis: Gordon leads the majors with a .440 average and is 16 for 23 (.696) during a stretch of six straight multihit games.
|Apr. 27 1:28 PM PT2:28 PM MT3:28 PM CT4:28 PM ET16:28 ET20:28 GMT4:28 1:28 PM MST3:28 PM EST3:58 PM VEN0:28 UAE (+1)3:28 PM CT-Gordon was 4 for 5 in Sunday's win over Washington.
Analysis: Gordon is 17 for 37 (.459) in his last eight games. At .390 for the season, he's looking like quite the offseason acquisition.
|Apr. 25 6:14 PM PT7:14 PM MT8:14 PM CT9:14 PM ET21:14 ET1:14 GMT9:14 6:14 PM MST8:14 PM EST8:44 PM VEN5:14 UAE (+1)8:14 PM CT-Gordon went 3 for 4 in Friday's 3-2 win over Washington.
Analysis: Gordon is heading toward another All-Star season, batting .370 through 17 games.
|Apr. 19 5:20 PM PT6:20 PM MT7:20 PM CT8:20 PM ET20:20 ET0:20 GMT8:20 5:20 PM MST7:20 PM EST7:50 PM VEN4:20 UAE (+1)7:20 PM CT-Gordon was 5 for 5 with three RBIs in Saturday's loss to the Mets.
Analysis: It was his second career five-hit game and boosted his average to .400.
|Apr. 13 2:55 PM PT3:55 PM MT4:55 PM CT5:55 PM ET17:55 ET21:55 GMT5:55 2:55 PM MST4:55 PM EST5:25 PM VEN1:55 UAE (+1)4:55 PM CT-Gordon was 3 for 5 Sunday, finishing a home run shy of a cycle.
Analysis: Gordon is hitting .346 with three extra base hits for Miami.
|Apr. 11 2:52 PM PT3:52 PM MT4:52 PM CT5:52 PM ET17:52 ET21:52 GMT5:52 2:52 PM MST4:52 PM EST5:22 PM VEN1:52 UAE (+1)4:52 PM CT-Gordon was 3 for 5, scored four runs and stole two bases in Friday's 10-9 win over the Rays.
Analysis: Gordon has hit safely in all four games thus far, going 6 for 17.