Royals left fielder Alex Gordon’s wife, Jamie, gave birth to the couple’s first daughter — Joey Lynn Gordon — on Monday. He will likely be activated from paternity leave before Wednesday’s game, manager Ned Yost said
Infielder Raul Mondesi arrived at Target Field on Sunday morning as left fielder Alex Gordon prepared to go on a three-day paternity leave. Gordon was in the lineup on Sunday afternoon as the Royals played the first game of a doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins.
The Royals recalled right-hander Jake Junis from Class AAA Omaha on Sunday morning, the first in what could be a series of roster moves as the club prepared for a doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.