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Alex Gordon  

Alex Gordon  

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Proper Name:
Alex Jonathan Gordon
High Level:
MLB (2007-2020)
pos:
lf (1428) ... 3b (473) ... of (136) ... 1b (44) ... cf (26) ... rf (12) ... dh (11) ... p (2) ... ss (1)
Height:
6-1
Weight:
220
Bats:
Left
Throws:
Right
Born:
age:
38.234
place:
colleges:
University of Nebraska (Lincoln,NE),
Drafted:
Kansas City Royals  -  2005  -  1 - 2 (June-Reg)more
Signing Bonus:
$ 4,000,000
draft posit:
3b
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
54849
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
57
Power
63
Contact
59
XBH
55
RBIs
59
Runs
45
Hitting
66
Durability
71
Team
.480
Player Notes:  Cousin of Jake Kuebler ... Brother of Derek Gordon ... [2005] Golden Spikes award winner as best amateur baseball player in US
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year award name league category award notes
2000 Appalachian League All-Star App Minor OF
2004 1st Team College All-American College College 3B
2004 Big 12 Conference Player of the Year Big12 College --
2004 Big 12 Conference All-Conference Big12 College 3B
2005 Big 12 Conference Player of the Year Big12 College --
2005 Golden Spikes Award College College Nebraska
2005 Dick Howser Trophy (Player of the Year) College College --
2005 1st Team College All-American College College 3B
2005 Baseball America College Player of the Year College College --
2005 Big 12 Conference All-Conference Big12 College 3B
2005 Big 12 Conference All-Tournament Team Big12 College 3b
2005 Brooks Wallace Award College College --
2006 Double-A Player of the Year Minor Minor --
2006 Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star Minor Minor 3B
2006 Minor League Player of the Year (BA) Minor Minor KCA
2006 Texas League All-Star Tex Minor 3B
2006 Texas League Player of the Year Tex Minor --
2006 Kansas City Royals Minor League Player of the Year Team MLB --
2006 Double-A All-Star Minor Minor 3B
2011 American League Gold Glove AL MLB OF
2011 Kansas City Royals Player of the Year Team MLB --
2012 American League Gold Glove AL MLB LF
2012 Kansas City Royals Player of the Year Team MLB --
2013 American League Gold Glove AL MLB LF
2014 American League Gold Glove AL MLB LF
year award name league category award notes
2014 American League Rawlings Platinum Glove AL MLB --
2014 Wilson All-Defensive Team MLB MLB LF
2014 The Hutch Award MLB MLB --
2017 American League Gold Glove AL MLB OF
2017 Wilson All-Defensive Team MLB MLB LF
2018 American League Gold Glove AL MLB OF
2018 Wilson All-Defensive Team MLB MLB LF
2019 American League Gold Glove AL MLB OF
2020 American League Rawlings Platinum Glove AL MLB --
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Awards Voting History
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year age season team awardname rank firstplace share points
2011 27 Kansas City Royals American League Most Valuable Player 21 0 1.00 3
2014 30 Kansas City Royals American League Most Valuable Player 12 0 10.00 44
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