ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Major League Baseball is asking fans to vote with their tweets. The “Face of the MLB” is a bracket style March Madness contest entering its first round this month.
Thursday’s match-up is the Yadier Molina of the St. Louis Cardinals vs Sean Doolittle of the Oakland A’s. The hometown catcher is currently losing to the first baseman. Check the current vote tally here.
There was some controversy over the winner of last year’s contest. David Wright edged out Eric Sogard by 24,000 votes in the last 30 minutes of the contest. A Deadspin report details the vote that some fans say was rigged.