DETROIT AND CINCINNATI- The Detroit Tigers and Cincinnati Reds announced today a campaign partnership encouraging fans to vote to #VoteYo and #VoteCueto for Tigers outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto for the 2015 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote, presented by Esurance.
Fans can vote for Cespedes and Cueto online at www.tigers.com/vote or www.reds.com/vote, or text "A2" for Cespedes and "N1" for Cueto to 89269 in the United States. Standard message and data rates may apply. Fans have until 4 p.m. (EDT) on Friday, July 10 to vote. There is NO LIMIT to the number of times fans may vote in All-Star Game Final Vote. The winners will be chosen exclusively by fan voting totals.
Tigers fans that vote for Cespedes and select the "Detroit Tigers" as their favorite team will receive an offer to purchase Upper Reserved tickets for $11 for games on September 21-23 against the Chicago White Sox. In addition, fans will be automatically entered to win an autographed Yoenis Cespedes jersey and four tickets to an upcoming home game.
Fans who #VoteYo and follow the Tigers on Twitter (@tigers) and Instagram (@tigers) will have the opportunity to win exclusive prizes including game tickets, autographed memorabilia and unique game experiences.
Yoenis Cespedes, the reigning two-time home run derby champion of the Mid-Summer Classic, is batting .292 with 92 hits, 25 doubles, two triples, 10 home runs and 44 RBI prior to tonight's game. Cespedes ranks third in the American League with his 25 doubles, while he is tied for fifth with 37 extra base hits, tied for sixth with 92 hits and seven outfield assists and tied for eighth with 27 multi-hit games.