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Philadelphia Rallies to Vote Victorino into the All-Star Game07/07/2009 5:43 PM ET
Phillies outfielder Shane Victorino is being shown some brotherly love.
The Phillies are asking fans to show their support and cast online votes for the Flyin¡¦ Hawaiian. Voting for the 2009 All-Star Game Sprint Final Vote takes place until Thursday, July 9 at 4:00 p.m. (EDT) on www.mlb.com or www.phillies.com. Fans can vote an unlimited amount of times. Those who vote will be entered into an online sweepstakes opportunity to win the Ultimate Shane Victorino Fan Pack, which includes a signed Victorino jersey, other autographed memorabilia and much more! To enter, go to www.phillies.com/votevictorino.
VOTING FOR VICTORINO
Victorino, who is often characterized as a sparkplug for the Phillies lineup, is currently batting over .300. If selected, it will be his first trip to an All-Star Game. Victorino currently trails the Giants¡¦ Pablo Sandoval in online votes. Other roster candidates include Cristian Guzman of the Washington Nationals; Matt Kemp of the Los Angeles Dodgers; and Mark Reynolds of the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The 80th Major League Baseball All-Star Game in St. Louis will be televised nationally on Tuesday, July 14, by FOX Sports, in Canada by Rogers Sportsnet and Sportsnet HD and televised around the world by Major League Baseball International, with pregame ceremonies beginning at 8:00 p.m. (EDT)/7:00 p.m. (CDT).
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