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MLB.com writer: Gordon agrees to Royals deal

Posted at 10:49 AM, Jan 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-06 11:49:14-05

Outfielder Alex Gordon has agreed to a multi-year deal with the Royals, according to Jeffrey Flanagan, who covers the team as the beat writer for MLB.com.

In November, Gordon turned down his player option with the Royals for the 2016 season, making him a free agent, according to an official release from the Royals. 

Gordon, 31, was selected second overall by Kansas City in the 2005 MLB First-Year Player Draft and has been named to each of the last three All-Star Games.

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