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ALEX GORDON

MLB  Kansas City Royals   40-man Roster
Positions
LF-574, 3B-473, 1B-44, RF-10, DH-2, SS-1
Born
February 10, 1984  (30.068)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-1 / 220
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
High School
Southeast  (Lincoln,NE)
College:
Drafted:
Kansas City Royals:  2005-1-2 (June-Reg)  bonus: $4,000,000
Full Name
Alex Jonathan Gordon 
TBC Player ID
54849
MLB Debut
April 2, 2007  (23.052)
Signed by
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Top Prospect:  mlb  2006 (#13), 2007 (#2)   team  2006 (#1-KC), 2007 (#1-KC)

Recent Contract:  4-years/$37.5m (2012-2015) by Kansas City Royals Notes
Speed
62
Contact
42
Patience
77
Batting
69
Power
75

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OFF THE FIELD
StartEndContract DateTeamContract TermValueper YearNotes
20122015March 30,2012Kansas City Royals4$37,500,000$9,375,000Player option for 2016. Replaced deal signed in Feb
20122012February 9,2012Kansas City Royals1$4,775,000 
20112011January 14,2011Kansas City Royals1$1,400,000 Avoided arbitration
20102010January 19,2010Kansas City Royals1$1,150,000 avoided arbitration
20092009February 25,2009Kansas City Royals1$457,000 
20082008March 2,2008Kansas City Royals1$406,000 Split contract
20072007April 1,2007Kansas City Royals1$380,000 Contract purchased from minors

Multi-year contracts are highlighted in gray.


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