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Keeping Alex Gordon in Royals Blue Should Still Be Priority

In case you missed the trumpets blaring and the dancing in the streets, the Royals activated Alex Gordon from the disabled list prior to yesterday’s game and he wore the pajamas of the Kansas City Royals during a Major League Baseball game. It was the first time he’d done that since we saw him lying […]
Via Pine Tar Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Royal return: Kansas City activates All-Star LF Gordon from DL

The Kansas City Royals activated left fielder Alex Gordon from the 15-day disabled list prior to Tuesday night's game. Gordon hasn't played since July 8 when he suffered a strained left groin. The three-time All-Star and four-time Gold Glove winner is hitting .279/.394/.457 with 11 homers and 39 RBI in 78 games this season. During an eight-game minor-league rehab assignment, Gordon...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals set September Roster

  It was announced by the Royals on twitter today that they have removed Alex Gordon from the disabled list as well as made some roster moves. With the expansion of rosters for the month of September to 40 players, the Royals have added some depth to the big league club. The Royals purchased the contracts of Miguel Almonte and Scott Alexander to move them to the Royals 40 man roster...
Via Royals Blue
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals' Gordon close to returning to lineup from groin injury

  Kansas City manager Ned Yost says left fielder Alex Gordon is ''getting close'' to rejoining the AL Central-leading Royals after missing almost two months with a strained left groin. ''He's up to about 90 percent running speed, has no issues with his leg,'' Yost said before Saturday night's game against Tampa Bay. Gordon has been out since July 9. He hit .279 with 11 homers and...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Gordon homers in first rehab game for Triple-A Omaha

Royals outfielder Alex Gordon appeared in his first game action in 46 games on Sunday -- and he exceeded fans' expectations. Gordon, who is working his way back from a groin injury he suffered on July 8, hit a two-run homer as the designated hitter for the Triple-A Omaha Storm Chasers on Sunday. The four-time Gold Glove winner said he could play the field during Monday night's game...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Win in 13 — Gordon Closer to Returning to a Stronger Team

by Conrad McGorkin This past weekend Royals left fielder Alex Gordon said he would be heading out on a rehab assignment as early as this coming weekend. That is great news for the American League’s best team. After tonight’s 3-1 extra-inning win, the Royals (72-46) have gone 23-13 (.638) in the 36 games without Gordon, surprisingly at a first glance, a BETTER winning percentage...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Outfielder Alex Gordon Headed to Disabled List

Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon was headed to the All-Star Game. But after an unfortunate injury on Wednesday night, the disabled list is the only place the left fielder is going. In the top of the fourth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays, Gordon fell awkwardly while chasing down a ball Logan Forsythe smacked near the wall. Gordon goes down. Appears to be ankle or leg...
Via Sportsnaut
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Gordon carted off field after suffering left groin strain

This certainly isn’t how the Kansas City Royals wanted to go into the All-Star break. Actually, there’s no point of the season during which the best team in the AL wants to lose its best player. During the fourth inning of Wednesday’s game versus the Rays, Alex Gordon went down with what appeared to be a left knee or ankle injury, buckling as he ran toward the outfield wall...
Via The Outside Corner
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Alex Gordon leaps into stands for incredible catch

Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon is one hell of an outfielder. His defense is simply incredible. On Sunday, Gordon demonstrated his defensive prowess by leaping into the crowd to make this catch and retire Micah Johnson of the White Sox. Alex Gordon – You’ve got to be kidding. — MLB GIFS (@MLBGIFs) April 26, 2015   Unreal....
Via The Outside Corner
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Alex Gordon a legit contender for AL MVP?

Even with his second half scuffles, many have already declared that this is the season that Mike Trout finally wins his long deserved American League Most Valuable Player Award. It’s hard to argue against it, as he continues to produce at an incredible rate in now his third full big league season. However, there are players not to be overlooked in this matter. One of those, perhaps...
Via The Outside Corner
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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