TORONTO BLUE JAYS3B JOSH DONALDSON and 1B EDWIN ENCARNACION have been named HONDA PLAYER OF THE MONTHco-winners for June by the TORONTO CHAPTER of the BBWAA.
Honda, the official vehicle of the Blue Jays, will make a donation to the charity of their choosing.
DONALDSON hit .368 in June with 16 extra base hits, including six home runs, and a 1.193 OPS. His OPS was 2nd in the AL as was his .487 OBP.
ENCARNACION recorded a .308 average with 11 home runs, 30 RBI and a 1.185 OPS. The 30 RBI led all of MLB and was also just the 4thBlue Jays to post 30+ in the June along with Delgado, Bautista and Olerud.
Also receiving consideration was RHP AARON SANCHEZ (4-0, 2.72).