Royals

June 30, 2016 5:35 PM

Royals left fielder Alex Gordon is back in the leadoff spot

Ned Yost said he wanted to maximize Gordon’s ability to get on base

It’s the second intriguing lineup change in the last two days

Second baseman Whit Merrifield will bat second

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Footage shows North Korean defector's escape 6:39

Footage shows North Korean defector's escape

His son 'was failed in Kansas' says father of dead child 4:17

His son 'was failed in Kansas' says father of dead child

To Chiefs center Mitch Morse, his brother is just a regular dude 7:09

To Chiefs center Mitch Morse, his brother is just a regular dude

Brief first look at new Chiefs CB Darrelle Revis 0:21

Brief first look at new Chiefs CB Darrelle Revis

Crowds, discounts and marathon shopping—Black Friday 2017 is here 1:36

Crowds, discounts and marathon shopping—Black Friday 2017 is here

Can you take your Thanksgiving turkey on a plane? 1:27

Can you take your Thanksgiving turkey on a plane?

How we made the shot: Plaza lighting ceremony 2:16

How we made the shot: Plaza lighting ceremony

Plaza lights come on as the fireworks go off in Kansas City 1:56

Plaza lights come on as the fireworks go off in Kansas City

COMMERCIAL: 'Dilly Dilly!' 0:31

COMMERCIAL: 'Dilly Dilly!'

Jordan Geist and Blake Harris on win over Long Beach State 4:09

Jordan Geist and Blake Harris on win over Long Beach State

  • Watch new turf go in at Kauffman Stadium in time-lapse video

    Time-lapse over three days show installation of new turf at Kauffman Stadium. It's the first time the field has been renovated since 1994.