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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Alex Gordon insists his swing doesn't feel comfortable yet. Hard to take him seriously after Wednesday. The Royals outfielder had three hits, including a fifth-inning grand slam, and James Shields pitched three scoreless innings to help Kansas City beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 and remain the only unbeaten team in spring training. "I mean, it's still early," said Gordon, who also threw out a runner trying to reach third base. "Just because you get results doesn't mean you're where you want to be. Results are great and get your confidence going, but I still have stuff to work on." Gordon signed a four-year, 37.5 million deal last season, and proceeded to hit .294 with 14 homers and 72 RBIs while winning his second consecutive Gold Glove in left field. But he said his swing had been a bit balky early this spring, and it's only now beginning to round into shape. "Little better, but it's still early. We ...
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