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May 23, 2011
WHO IS THE NICEST PLAYER IN BASEBALL?
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May 23, 2011

Si Players Mlb Poll

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WHO IS THE NICEST PLAYER IN BASEBALL?

Jim Thome, Twins DH 21%

Raúl Ibañez, Phillies OF 7%

Mike Sweeney, Retired 1B 5%

Johnny Damon, Rays DH 5%

Joe Mauer, Twins C 4%

FAST FACTS

Yankees OF Curtis Granderson and SS Derek Jeter also received 4% of the vote... . Among the top 25 vote-getters, only one pitcher, the A's' Craig Breslow (1%), was named, while nine first basemen were cited... . Pedroia was No. 3 in fan voting but received only two player votes (1%).

Based on 290 MLB players who responded to SI's survey

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