For the season, Healy is hitting .269 with a .761 OPS, 25 home runs and 75 RBI. Against left-handed pitchers, Healy is hitting .320 with an .896 OPS in 127 plate appearances. Among AL designated hitters, Healy ranks second in hits (142) and doubles (26), third in runs scored (62), and fourth in home runs (25), RBI (75), and walks (20).
The Silver Slugger ballots have been delivered to the league's managers and coaches, and the winners will be announced in early November on MLB Network.
Full American League watchlist:
1B - Eric Hosmer (KC), Justin Smoak (TOR), José Abreu (CWS), Yuli Gurriel (HOU), Logan Morrison (TB)
2B - Jose Altuve (HOU), Jonathan Schoop (BAL), Brian Dozier (MIN), Whit Merrifield (KC), Robinson Canó (SEA)
3B - José Ramírez (CLE), Manny Machado (BAL), Alex Bregman (HOU), Miguel Sanó (MIN), Joey Gallo (TEX), Mike Moustakas (KC)
SS - Elvis Andrus (TEX), Didi Gregorius (NYY), Andrelton Simmons (LAA), Francisco Lindor (CLE), Tim Beckham (BAL), Carlos Correa (HOU)
OF - Mike Trout (LAA), Justin Upton (LAA), Mookie Betts (BOS), Adam Jones (BAL), George Springer (HOU), Aaron Judge (NYY), Corey Dickerson (TB), Trey Mancini (BAL), Steven Souza Jr. (TB), Khris Davis (OAK)
C - Salvador Perez (KC), Gary Sánchez (NYY), Mike Zunino (SEA), Brian McCann (HOU), Wellington Castillo (BAL)
DH - Edwin Encarnacion (CLE), Nelson Cruz (SEA), Ryon Healy (OAK), Kendrys Morales (TOR), Albert Pujols (LAA)