Vote Jones for MLB Clutch Performer of Month
JULY NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR THE “MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL CLUTCH PERFORMER OF THE MONTH PRESENTED BY PEPSI”
July nominees for the “Major League Baseball Clutch Performer of the Month Presented by Pepsi” were announced today. This award recognizes the player who consistently performed at his best when the game was on the line during the month of July. The six nominees are selected each month by a special editorial panel from MLB.com, the official website of Major League Baseball, and fans vote for the monthly winner from among those nominees via an online ballot.
The nominees for July are:
Erick Aybar, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Mark Buehrle, Chicago White Sox
Garrett Jones, Pittsburgh Pirates
Derrek Lee, Chicago Cubs
Ryan Ludwick, St. Louis Cardinals
Jonathan Sanchez, San Francisco Giants
Starting today, fans can visit a microsite, pepsiclutch.mlb.com, powered by MLB.com that has been created specifically for the Clutch Performer Award platform to vote for the nominee they believe was the best MLB Clutch Performer for the month of July. Online fan voting for the July winner will conclude at 11:59 pm ET on August 9, 2009.
The player chosen exclusively by the fans as the July winner of the “Major League Baseball Clutch Performer of the Month Presented by Pepsi” will be announced on August 11, 2009.
At the conclusion of the season, fans will have the opportunity to vote for the “Major League Baseball Clutch Performer of the Year Presented by Pepsi” at pepsiclutch.mlb.com. The award will be presented during the Major League Baseball postseason.