MLBPAA Heart & Hustle Award

The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association's Heart & Hustle Award is voted on by Major League alumni and active players and is presented annually to a player who demonstrates a passion for the game of baseball and best embodies the values, spirit and traditions of the game.

The Heart & Hustle Award will be presented on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at the
14th Annual Legends for Youth Dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City.

Vote for the team finalist you think has the most heart and hustle!

  • Arizona Diamondbacks

    Gerardo Parra
  • Atlanta Braves

    Andrelton Simmons
  • Baltimore Orioles

    Nate McLouth
  • Boston Red Sox

    Dustin Pedroia
  • Chicago Cubs

    Anthony Rizzo
  • Chicago White Sox

    Alex Rios
  • Cincinnati Reds

    Shin-Soo Choo
  • Cleveland Indians

    Jason Kipnis
  • Colorado Rockies

    Michael Cuddyer
  • Detriot Tigers

    Don Kelly
  • Houston Astros

    Brandon Barnes
  • Kansas City Royals

    Alex Gordon
  • Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

    J.B. Shuck
  • Los Angeles Dodgers

    Nick Punto
  • Miami Marlins

    Juan Pierre
  • Milwaukee Brewers

    Carlos Gomez
  • Minnesota Twins

    Ryan Doumit
  • New York Mets

    Daniel Murphy
  • New York Yankees

    Brett Gardner
  • Oakland Athletics

    Josh Donaldson
  • Philadelphia Phillies

    Chase Utley
  • Pittsburgh Pirates

    Andrew McCutchen
  • San Diego Padres

    Chris Denorfia
  • San Francisco Giants

    Hunter Pence
  • Seattle Mariners

    Raul Ibanez
  • St. Louis Cardinals

    Matt Carpenter
  • Tampa Bay Rays

    Sam Fuld
  • Texas Rangers

    Adrian Beltre
  • Toronto Blue Jays

    Mark DeRosa
  • Washington Nationals

    Ian Desmond

Voting ends at 4 p.m. ET on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013
Fan voting comprises 5 percent of the total voting for the final award winner. All Alumni and active Major League players also vote for the winner.

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