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Alex Gordon returned to action on Friday July 18.

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Alex Gordon (wrist) made it through a successful workout on Thursday.

Gordon won't officially be cleared to rejoin the Royals' lineup until after he goes through drills again Friday. However, he's headed to Boston with the team and the hope remains that he will be able to avoid the disabled list. Gordon missed the final four games of the first half because of a sprained right wrist.

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Alex Gordon (wrist) is aiming to return to the Royals' starting lineup on Friday in Boston.

Gordon missed the final four games of the first half because of a sprained right wrist and will not participate in Tuesday's All-Star Game despite being named to the American League squad. He plans to test his wrist with a full workout Thursday in Kansas City before the Royals travel to Fenway Park for a weekend series.

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Alex Gordon (wrist) will not participate in the All-Star Game.

Gordon was scratched from the Royals' lineup on Wednesday because of a sprained right wrist. The Royals are holding off on a DL decision for now, but we wouldn't be surprised if he misses the remainder of the first half at the very least.

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Alex Gordon was scratched from the Royals' lineup on Wednesday because of a sprained right wrist.

Wrist sprains usually spell trouble for baseball players, but the Royals haven't given any indication as to the severity of the injury. Gordon is day-to-day for now.

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Alex Gordon went 1-for-4 with the Royals' lone run in Sunday's loss to the Mariners.

The Royals had seven hits, all singles, against Roenis Elias and the Mariners bullpen. Gordon's hit extended a modest six-game hitting streak, and he's managed to score at least one run in eight of the last nine games. The small streak has raised Gordon's season average to .291, and he's got an .835 OPS that's among the best in the American League.

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Alex Gordon hit a solo homer and drew a walk in Saturday's loss to the Mariners.

His fifth-inning solo shot was the only offense of the game for Kansas City. Gordon has five home runs this month and nine for the season. Between his .292/.371/.469 batting line and his excellent defense in left field, the 30-year-old is having an excellent under the radar season.

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Alex Gordon is back in the Royals' lineup Friday.

Gordon missed Thursday's game due to the flu. The outfielder has batted .288/.368/.458 with eight homers, 39 RBI and five stolen bases this season.

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Alex Gordon was scratched from the Royals' starting lineup Thursday against the Tigers.

Jarrod Dyson is starting in left field.

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Alex Gordon went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run as part of the Royals' 11-4 trouncing of the Tigers on Tuesday.

The Royals have now put up back-to-back 11-run games against their division rivals. On Tuesday, they pounded out 15 hits, with Gordon contributing his eighth homer and also adding a double. It's been another quietly productive season thus far for the 30-year-old, as he's batting .288/.369/.462 with 38 RBI and 40 runs scored for the year.