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Old 09-22-2010, 11:52 AM  
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Alex Gordon says: Im going to dominate next year,





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Alex Gordon is already putting down a marker for next year as this season a transition season that saw him switch from third base to left field winds through the final two weeks.

Im going to dominate next year, he vowed, I can tell you that. Not that this year is over, but Im going to dominate next year.

The words, as always with Gordon, come quietly. And, yes, he knows his production this year, or throughout his four-year career, offers little to support what, for him, is a rare proclamation.

Gordon has six homers and just 16 RBIs in 52 games since returning from Class AAA Omaha. He also has 45 strikeouts in 203 plate appearances while batting .233 with a .325 on-base percentage.

No matter.

Ive shown flashes, he said, but something thats bothered me is I havent been consistent. I show flashes, and then I go into a little bit of a slump that kind of erases what I did.

I just need to figure out how to be consistent and put it all together throughout the year.

There seems little doubt he will get a chance to validate his words. General manager Dayton Moore said Gordon remains a key component in the Royals future as club officials shape their off-season plans.

I think Alex is going to have a great year next year, Moore said. I really do. I think Alex is going to be a solid contributor. Ill say this: You can win a championship with Alex Gordon on your club.

Were counting on him to be that type of guy when were ready to win.

That seems to spike any lingering speculation that Gordon faced a make-or-break stretch this summer after returning in mid-July from Omaha to become the clubs regular left fielder.

I think hes going to be fine, manager Ned Yost said. Do I think hes going to hit .300? Maybe not. But do I think hes got a chance to hit 20-25 homers and drive in 80-85 runs? Yeah. Hes got a chance to take some walks and be a productive hitter for us.

Gordon sees that and more.

I feel comfortable in left field, he said. I was struggling at third, and it was taking too much out of me. My numbers arent where I want them to be. Im not producing like I want to produce.

But Im feeling good out there, and I think its going to come around.



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Old 04-21-2011, 10:11 PM   #61
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:14 PM   #62
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:16 PM   #63
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:18 PM   #64
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:20 PM   #65
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Gordon hasn't had an all star month. He's had an MVP month. The only thing that's really missing so far has been homers.

Doug Tucker has a really good read on him from earlier today here: http://www.usatoday.com/sports/baseb...80797190_x.htm
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:24 PM   #68
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:26 PM   #69
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:26 PM   #70
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Maybe I'm just a cynical jackass, but I'd like to see him do it for an extended period of time until I'm a believer. I put so much faith into him after watching his entire AA career thinking he could be one of the best players in baseball. I'm just not ready to believe quite yet...

Would be happy to be wrong, though.
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:29 PM   #73
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Maybe I'm just a cynical jackass, but I'd like to see him do it for an extended period of time until I'm a believer. I put so much faith into him after watching his entire AA career thinking he could be one of the best players in baseball. I'm just not ready to believe quite yet...

Would be happy to be wrong, though.
ya, if he's still producing around the all-star break, then I'll be impressed.

But I'm sure the Royals will start sucking and back to the bottom in a month.
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Old 04-21-2011, 10:43 PM   #74
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ya, if he's still producing around the all-star break, then I'll be impressed.

But I'm sure the Royals will start sucking and back to the bottom in a month.
That's pretty much my thoughts. Small sample size for a very long season. Don't get me wrong, I'm enjoying the success, but I'll enjoy it a lot more if it's still coming in June/July...
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