Homerun record: Gordon outstrips 17-year-old record
The Left Fielder sets a new record in the game between the Kansas City Royals and the Toronto Blue Jays.A record set in 2000.
The batsmen of the professional baseball league MLB are more accurate this season than ever before in the 114-year history of the elite league.
Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals scored 5694 liga-wide in a 5-2 defeat to the Toronto Blue Jays.Homerun in 2017, beating the old record of 2000 twelve days before the end of the regular season.
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“I didn’t hit much this year, but I think this one counts for something,”said the Left Fielder.
In 2015, Gordon had played an important role in winning the Royals’ title.In the current season, however, the 33-year-old has so far only played eight home runs in 132 games.