Former LSE, Husker Star Gordon Reaches 1,000 Career Hits

PHOENIX -- Lincoln native Alex Gordon has reached the 1,000th hit mark of his Major League Baseball career.  The Kansas City Royals outfielder and former Nebraska star hit a single to left field in the fifth inning Wednesday night against Arizona to reach the mark.  Gordon, a former Lincoln Southeast star, picked up another hit for 1,001 hits in his career, as the Royals beat the Diamondbacks 12-2.  Billy Butler and Salvador Perez each had three-run homers and Nori Aoki hit a grand slam for KC.







Alex Gordon (Courtesy of the Kansas City Royals)


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