Superheroes: “A”lex “G”ordon

While in the minors, Mike Moustakas and Eric Hosmer had heard rumors of the exploits of the last great Royals prospect, Alex Gordon. They figured they needed to find a way to honor him. With the help of Edna Mode, they finally reveled their inspired costumes to Gordon. He was without words.

Or the outfits could have had an entirely different meaning.

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Jeff writes for FanGraphs, The Hardball Times and Royals Review, as well as his own website, Baseball Heat Maps with his brother Darrell. In tandem with Bill Petti, he won the 2013 SABR Analytics Research Award for Contemporary Analysis. Follow him on Twitter @jeffwzimmerman.

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  1. Mike D says:

    ….not that there’s anything wrong with those outfits

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  2. reillocity says:

    Pardon the intrusion, but I do recall Jason Castro and Chris Johnson donning those outfits last year in Chicago.

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  3. reillocity says:

    I’m confused. Why are Hosmer and Moustakas, two Royals, modeling the new Miami Marlins home uniforms?

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  4. Ace and Gary says:

    Ah yes, the Ambiguously Gay duo.

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