WHO IS THE NICEST PLAYER IN THE GAME?
Mike Sweeney, Mariners DH 20%
Jim Thome, Twins DH 17%
Johnny Damon, Tigers LF 5%
Derek Jeter, Yankees SS 5%
Raul Ibanez, Phillies LF 5%
The average age of the top five is 36.8. In fact, only three of the top 15 are under 30: Twins catcher Joe Mauer, 27 (12 votes); and Yankees OF Curtis Granderson, 29, and Braves catcher Brian McCann, 26 (five each)... . So nice guys finish last? Damon, Ibanez and Jeter were participants in the 2009 World Series... . The elder statesman of MLB, Phillies lefthander Jamie Moyer, 47, received three votes.
Based on a survey of 347 MLB players