Devaris “Dee” Strange-Gordon is an American professional baseball second baseman, shortstop, and center fielder who is currently a free agent.
He has played Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Miami Marlins, Seattle Mariners, and Washington Nationals. Strange-Gordon was primarily a shortstop and second baseman, and with the Marlins, he was primarily a second baseman.
He began his tenure with the Mariners by playing center field in 2018, and started playing left field in 2020. In 2015, in his first season with the Marlins, Strange-Gordon hit .333 with a total of 205 hits and stole 58 bases.
He led the NL in all three categories and became the first player to lead the National League in both batting average and stolen bases since fellow second baseman Jackie Robinson in 1949. Through the 2010s, Strange-Gordon stole 330 bases, the most of any player.
On December 11, 2021, Strange-Gordon signed a minor league contract with the Washington Nationals organization. On April 7, 2022, the Nationals selected Strange-Gordon’s contract, adding him to their opening day roster as a result of his strong play during spring training.
On April 12, 2022, Strange-Gordon made his first career MLB appearance as a pitcher in the 8th inning of a 16-4 loss to the Atlanta Braves.
Where Did Dee Gordon Go To College?
Gordon went to Seminole Community College, and Southeastern University, all in central Florida.