|Birthday:||June 14, 1991|
Gordon, a Lincoln native and Southeast HS alum, spent two years in the Royals organization. He is the younger brother of three-time MLB All-Star and four-time Gold Glove winner Alex Gordon.
Gordon anchored the Saltdogs’ rotation in 2017, going 9-4 with a 3.46 ERA. He was an ‘iron man’ who posted three complete games including one shutout. The right-hander was 5-0 with a 1.54 ERA over six starts in July. The team won eight straight games in which Gordon started, from June 27-August 5.
Gordon was named the Saltdogs Pitcher of the Year in 2017.