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      Royals Gordon rewarded for All Star Selection.

      Kansas City's Alex Gordon has cashed in the most on his All-Star selection.

      The Royals outfielder received automatic $500,000 raises in each of the next two seasons for making the American League team in Tuesday's game at Citi Field.

      Gordon will earn $10.75 million in 2014 and $13.25 million in 2015, according to contract terms obtained by The Associated Press.

      Baltimore shortstop J.J. Hardy also has an All-Star escalator provision, and his 2014 salary will increase by $500,000 to $7.5 million.

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