Royals’ Alex Gordon hits record-breaking homer

Kansas City's Alex Gordon hit Major League Baseball's record 5,694th home run of 2017 on Tuesday night in Toronto, breaking a season record set in 2000 at the height of the steroids era.

Gordon's homer off Ryan Tepera, which cut the Royals' deficit to 5-2, was his eighth this season and the 159th of his 11-year big league career.

"A pretty cool thing to be a part of," Gordon said. "I didn't hit many this year, but I guess I made one count."

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