Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:19:51 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) is returning to the starting lineup Friday, July 18.
Fantasy Tip: Get Gordon back into your daily and weekly lineups immediately.
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:04:25 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) worked out Thursday, July 17, and it went well according to general manager Dayton Moore. Gordon will join the team in Boston, and the team is hopeful the outfielder will avoid a stint on the 15-day disabled list.
Fantasy Tip: If you're in a fantasy league which is active during the shortened week, it might be best to hold off activating Gordon until he can officially prove his health in at least one full game. Daily fantasy league owners will want to avoid him, as there are plenty of other less risky plays on the board with a full slate of games.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:43:15 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) said his wrist feels better, and he will test it Thursday, July 17. Gordon believes he will play Friday, July 18, at the Boston Red Sox.
Fantasy Tip: Check back for an update on Gordon's wrist before setting your lineups Friday.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:18:38 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) said his injured wrist is feeling better and that he will test the wrist Thursday, July 17. He said he believes he will be able to play in the first game after the All-Star Break.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:50:00 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) could be used as a defensive replacement but will not be used as a pinch runner in the two games before the All-Star break.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:01:43 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 11, against the Detroit Tigers.
Fantasy Tip: Gordon has been dealing with a wrist sprain. He could be held out all weekend for additional rest with the All-Star break beginning next week. Make sure to check back for updates on his status.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:59:20 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) won't play in next week's All-Star game due to a wrist sprain.
Fantasy Tip: Gordon will have extra time to rest, and the Royals may hold him out through the weekend as a precaution. Stay tuned.
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:18:28 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) will undergo an MRI exam and see a hand specialist Thursday, July 10, and manager Ned Yost said Gordon's injury could "very well" make an impact on his status for the All-Star game next week.
Fantasy Tip: Check back tomorrow for the results of Gordon's tests. It's doubtful that he'll play the rest of the week or weekend.
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:56:19 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon (wrist) was scratched from the lineup with a sprained right wrist Wednesday, July 9.
Fantasy Tip: This is an injury that could easily keep Gordon out until the All-Star break. Stay tuned.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:28:13 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris, 1B Brandon Moss and OF Yoenis Cespedes, Minnesota Twins C Kurt Suzuki, Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu and SS Alexei Ramirez, Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve, Texas Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre, Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley, Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon, Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion and Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez have been named as the reserves for the American League in the 2014 All-Star Game.