Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:25:49 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon has a slash line of .314/.368/.545 in 33 games since July 22 as the team has surged to the front of the standings in their division. He's ranked sixth in slugging percentage and OPS in the American League over that span, too.
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:00:48 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon played in his 1,000th career game for the team Monday, Aug. 25, making him the 10th player in franchise history to reach that milestone.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:54:32 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon plans to pick up his 2016 option worth $13.25 million to delay free agency. The Royals could approach a long-term contract extension with Gordon next spring, but the two sides haven't started any talks yet, according to people familiar with the situation. Gordon could command a five-year deal between $75 million and $95 million.
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:00:03 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon is expected to pick up his $13.25 million player option for the 2016 season, delaying his eligibility for free agency by one year.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 08:45:47 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon is hitting .350 with three homers and seven RBIs in his last 11 games.
Fantasy Tip: Keep him in your lineups.
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.