Sam Mellinger

Sam Mellinger

Twitter Tuesday: Royals clinching early, Alex Smith’s touchdowns, a Chiefs love story, and Maclin’s silly tweet

Jeremy Maclin is, by all accounts, a good man. Not just by the sometimes lowered standards for professional athletes, but a humble, hard-working, grateful man with an interesting story to tell. He also posted something questionable on Twitter the other day.

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Alex Gordon will return to a stronger Royals team than the one he left

The Royals have played the last 48 games over 54 days without Alex Gordon, their best player, hardest worker and most admired teammate. Gordon is likely to return to the Royals on Tuesday. If not, then almost certainly this week. And we can check “long-term injury to the best player” off the list of things that could sink what could be a historic Royals season.

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