"[Jonathan] represents his team well as a dedicated, hardworking player," said Brewers coach John Shelby. "He cares about his team and respects the game."
One player from each Major League team was chosen by the MLBPAA for the award, and an overall winner will be named November 10 after a vote by current and former players. Previous overall winners are David Eckstein (2005), Craig Biggio (2006, 2007), Grady Sizemore (2008), Albert Pujols (2009), Roy Halladay (2010), Torii Hunter (2011), Mike Trout (2012), Dustin Pedroia (2013) and Josh Harrison (2014).
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