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Alex Gordon works hard and so do his teammates and that’s why they are up 2-0 in the ALCS. Adam Jones has a strong personality that Baltimore has fed off of to go down 0-2 in the ALCS. Adam Jones says colorful stuff to the media, and Alex Gordon isn’t available to the media because he works too hard:

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(MLB.com)

 

Gordon is “phenomenally media savvy” because he often doesn’t talk to them because he is working too hard.

Adam Jones works less hard and is always available for the media (though he can be difficult, unavailable, and fussy sometimes). That explains why he has not been doing so well this postseason (despite his phenomenal talents that need not be cultivated by hard work):

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(MLB.com)

Undisciplined. Not a smart at-bat.

This isn’t about race, this is about facts.