A look at what's trending in MLB: THREE UP Iron men: There are two players who have started every game this year — curiously, the one with the highest on-base-plus-slugging percentage and the one with the lowest OPS, among the 86 players with at least 500 at-bats through Friday. The OPS leader: first
If you're one of those people who think Royals third-base coach Mike Jirschele should have sent Alex Gordon home in the 2014 World Series, Friday night you got your wish. And it didn't work out so hot. In the sixth inning of Friday night's game, the Royals were trailing the White Sox 7-6.
KANSAS CITY, MO.—Alex Gordon rarely hangs around the Royals' clubhouse before games, preferring to spend his time in the weight room, trainer's room or the batting cages deep within Kauffman Stadium. That comes in handy these days, when the outfielder armed with the richest contract in franchise