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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Alex Jonathan Gordon
Stat Years
2003-2019  [mlb] 2007-2019
Height/Weight
6-1 / 220
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
LF (1379) ... 3B (473) ... OF (136) ... 1B (44) ... CF (26) ... RF (12) ... DH (11) ... P (2) ... SS (1)
Draft Position
3b
Born Date/Place
1984-02-10 in Lincoln, Nebraska   [36.143]
High School
Lincoln Southeast (Lincoln,NE)
Colleges
University of Nebraska (Lincoln, Nebraska)
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #1 (#2 overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Phil Huttmann
MLB Debut
2007-04-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.052)
Service Time
12.092 (2019)
Organizations
KCA [14]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 54849 ... retro id: gorda001 ... mlbam id: 460086
Relations
Cousin of Jake Kuebler, Brother of Derek Gordon
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2003NebraskaBig12NCAA-1rpi 19319lf---Fr622164569132748892934118004.319.426.495.92126410722.306.176.35410.9812.881.1730.92.6531.9
    2004NebraskaBig12NCAA-1rpi 32320lf---So59211647718518751224734100404.365.493.7541.24727215941.659.389.36217.2812.500.7211.76.6253.2
    2005NebraskaBig12NCAA-1rpi 12421lfDR:1-2Jr72253799422419662336338160202.372.518.7151.23333418145.672.343.37918.8611.380.6013.35.6947.9
    2006Wichita WranglersTexAAkca25223b---11304861111583912910122372113160204.325.427.5881.01557628669.451.263.37312.5019.621.5716.85.0343.7
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca7233bL-S-E-P2151543601343641560144411371312412.247.314.411.72560022355.258.164.3036.8322.833.3436.22.5041.0
    2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4243bL-S-E-P3134493721283511659926612061558.260.351.432.78357121352.320.172.30911.5621.021.8230.82.8040.6
    2009Arizona Royals ArizRkkca-253b---447120013005300100.286.538.7141.25213511.143.428.25038.4623.080.607.07.6950.0
    2009Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca4253b---483041130210005500012.367.457.6671.12435205.467.300.39114.2914.291.0015.05.7145.5
    2009Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca32253b---4186717214121000131630220.313.435.493.92885337.373.180.37315.2918.821.2333.52.3533.3
    2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4253bL-S-E-P44916428386062250214321105.232.324.378.7021896212.305.146.27611.1122.752.0527.33.1731.6
    2010Wilmington blue RocksCaroA+kca-263b---5717743002109340120.235.548.412.9603173.765.177.26729.039.680.330.00.0075.0
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca2526lf---5682605982203144472517282005.315.442.5771.01932115037.477.262.39115.8922.431.4118.64.3645.1
    2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca426lfL-S-E-P574242345210082015346222119.215.315.355.6702818618.264.140.25412.1022.061.8230.22.8534.6
    2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca427lfL-S-E-P615161110118545423871786713970329.303.376.502.87868830772.324.199.3589.7420.202.0726.63.3438.9
    2012Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca428lfL-S-E-P716164293189515147210573140303314.294.368.455.82372129270.282.161.35610.1219.421.9245.91.9437.0
    2013Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca429lfL-S-E-P81566339016827620811135214190674.265.327.422.74970026753.251.157.3107.4320.142.7131.62.8631.5
    2014Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca430lfL-S-E-P9156563871503411974123651261104511.266.351.432.78364324354.297.166.31010.1119.601.9429.62.9536.0
    2015Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca2531lf---108286122015008610001.429.568.6071.17537173.464.178.52421.6216.220.7528.02.7025.0
    2015Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca431lfL-S-E-P1010435440961801348254992140572.271.377.432.80942215331.291.161.32711.6121.801.8827.23.0832.3
    2016Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca732lf---11415351012002400000.333.412.6001.0121792.400.267.40011.7623.532.0015.05.8840.0
    2016Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca632lf---1127030003003200000.429.600.4291.0291030.429.000.60030.0020.000.670.00.000.0
    2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca432lfL-S-E-P1112844562981621740815214881039.220.313.380.69350616935.292.160.28910.2829.252.8526.23.3635.7
    2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca433lfL-S-E-P1214847652992029457445126142437.208.293.315.60854115031.208.107.2618.3223.292.8052.91.6631.3
    2018Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca---34lf---1339221002002200000.222.364.333.6971131.333.111.28618.1818.181.000.00.0050.0
    2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca434lfL-S-E-P1314150656124240135412250124100247.245.324.370.69456818737.243.125.2998.8021.832.4838.92.2929.8
    2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca435lfL-S-E-P1415055677148311137653511001916413.266.345.396.74163322045.225.130.3018.0615.801.9642.82.0530.4
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)1703622885216093532618673811345666149811894248110.258.339.413.75270632572565.272.155.3109.4321.212.2533.52.6335.1
    American League Totals (13 yrs)1703622885216093532618673811345666149811894248110.258.339.413.75270632572565.272.155.3109.4321.212.2533.52.6335.1
    Minor League Totals252926210300735501823051702263226512.324.443.5761.0191136533128.462.252.38114.9619.891.3318.54.4042.7
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals19368018824053114418943141391063786010.353.483.6571.140870447108.551.304.36615.9812.180.7615.45.0645.0
    Minor: Rk Totals47120013005300100.286.538.7141.25213511.143.428.25038.4623.080.607.07.6950.0
    Minor: A+ Totals717743002109340120.235.548.412.9603173.765.177.26729.039.680.330.00.0075.0
    Minor: AA Totals1425311181744313211322379122160216.328.428.5931.02162831576.450.265.37512.5819.431.5416.65.1043.7
    Minor: AAA Totals99371841202741764727798122226.323.452.5551.00746420648.453.232.39916.5921.121.2721.83.6640.0
    Kansas City Royals Totals (13 yrs)1703622885216093532618673811345666149811894248110.258.339.413.75270632572565.272.155.3109.4321.212.2533.52.6335.1
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0019.2920001202.18551200004.2930.863.867.710.0019.290.00.000
    2019MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0021.4320001202.38551200004.7634.294.298.570.0021.430.00.000
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)0021.4320001202.38551200004.7634.294.298.570.0021.430.00.000
    American League Totals (1 yrs)0021.4320001202.38551200004.7634.294.298.570.0021.430.00.000
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)0021.4320001202.38551200004.7634.294.298.570.0021.430.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2006Wichita WranglersTexAA221B400.02220224241.0006.000.002.93.16
    2006Wichita WranglersTexAA223B12200.0902461626352336.9552.800.0087.893.81
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLB231B3216154.01328116141140.9934.400.9119.821.23
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLB233B1371291,135.0992471422360346.9612.500.3084.690.71
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLB23SS106.02100331.0003.000.500.60.76
    2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLB243B1331331,180.01122301621358342.9552.600.2982.199.31
    2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLB24DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.75
    2009AZL Royals ArizRk253B200.00100111.0000.500.003.650.04
    2009NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA253B500.065201311.8462.200.003.662.56
    2009Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA253B900.0427433531.8863.400.006.350.03
    2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLB253B4948406.02194108125115.9202.300.2830.2100.02
    2010Wilmington blue RocksCaroA+263B600.0380111111.0001.800.004.385.77
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA26LF5600.0114631123120.9762.100.0038.982.42
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA26RF700.0140201614.8752.000.004.910.33
    2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLB261B103.01000111.0001.000.330.61.45
    2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLB263B10984.0310401713.7651.300.156.213.55
    2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26LF5555486.1132221136134.9852.400.2834.074.32
    2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26RF3325.0501065.8331.700.201.94.16
    2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.48
    2011KC RoyalsALMLB271b7223.0243132827.9643.901.174.34.64
    2011KC RoyalsALMLB27lf1481471,309.03122032335332.9912.200.2591.498.01
    2012KC RoyalsALMLB28LF1601591,424.13191723338336.9942.100.2498.899.41
    2013KC RoyalsALMLB29LF1551551,364.13231712341340.9972.200.2595.799.41
    2014KC RoyalsALMLB30LF1561551,372.2341820351349.9942.200.2596.3100.01
    2015Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA31LF400.06100771.0001.800.002.850.08
    2015KC RoyalsALMLB31LF101100864.21934011971971.0002.000.2362.397.11
    2015KC RoyalsALMLB31DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.95
    2016NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA32LF300.07000771.0002.300.002.175.07
    2016Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA32LF100.02000221.0002.000.000.750.011
    2016KC RoyalsALMLB32LF1261251,100.1222621230228.9911.800.2177.898.41
    2017KC RoyalsALMLB33LF1401351,178.2259820269267.9931.900.2386.494.61
    2017KC RoyalsALMLB33CF15461.01500015151.0001.000.259.310.13
    2017KC RoyalsALMLB33RF119.02000221.0002.000.220.60.77
    2018Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA34LF300.01000111.0000.300.002.1100.010
    2018KC RoyalsALMLB34LF1251221,085.0249921260258.9922.100.2477.288.71
    2018KC RoyalsALMLB34CF111192.13000030301.0002.700.336.87.88
    2018KC RoyalsALMLB34RF119.02000221.0002.000.220.60.710
    2018KC RoyalsALMLB34OF1361341,186.1281921292290.9932.100.2484.096.51
    2018KC RoyalsALMLB34DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.13.512
    2019KC RoyalsALMLB35LF1461451,260.0268712276275.9961.900.2290.197.31
    2019KC RoyalsALMLB35P202.1000000.0000.000.001.21.326
    2019KC RoyalsALMLB35DH220.0000000.0000.000.001.21.35
    MLB Totals - (1B)401818015711219170168.9884.200.930.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)3293192,8052355814451860816.9492.500.290.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)1062100331.0003.000.500.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)1312129811,443261898171327332716.9942.100.240.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)26151534500045451.0001.700.290.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)55439010109.9001.800.210.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)1361341,186281921292290.9932.100.240.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)202000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1120000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)900427433531.8863.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (LF)6400123731133130.9772.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)700140201614.8752.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)4002220224241.0006.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)12700962511826365347.9512.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (LF)3007000771.0002.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)600380111111.0001.800.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (3B)2000100111.0000.500.000.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2006Minor--4-122------
    2007MLB--32-1371-----
    2008MLB----133-----1
    2009MLB----49------
    2009Minor----16------
    2010MLB--1-10-55-3-1
    2010Minor----6-56-7--
    2011MLB--7---148----
    2012MLB------160----
    2013MLB------155----
    2014MLB------156----
    2015MLB------101---2
    2015Minor------4----
    2016MLB------126----
    2016Minor------4----
    2017MLB------140151--
    2018MLB------1251111365
    2018Minor------3----
    2019MLB2-----146---2
    Totals2-44-47311379261213611