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Barney, Peavy and Pierzynski Gold Glove Award finalists

CHICAGO – Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney, White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy and catcher A.J. Pierzynski have been named finalists for the Gold Glove Award in their respective leagues.

The winners will be announced tomorrow at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN2. It would be the first Gold Glove Award for all three players.

Joining Barney as finalists are Diamondbacks' Aaron Hill and the Reds' Brandon Phillips, the NL's defending Gold Glove second baseman. The Rays' Jeremy Hellickson and the Angels' C.J. Wilson are also finalists with Peavy. Pierzynski is competing with the Tigers' Alex Avila, Yankees' Russell Martin and Orioles' Matt Wieters for the Gold Glove.

Other notable finalists include ex-Cub and Brewers third baseman Aramis Ramirez and former Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle, who is vying to win his fourth consecutive Gold Glove this time with the Marlins.

Full list of Gold Glove Award finalists:

American League

P Jeremy Hellickson Tampa Bay Rays Jake Peavy Chicago White Sox C.J. Wilson Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

C Alex Avila Detroit Tigers Russell Martin New York Yankees A.J. Pierzynski Chicago White Sox Matt Wieters Baltimore Orioles

1B Adrian Gonzalez Boston Red Sox Eric Hosmer Kansas City Royals Mark Teixeira New York Yankees

2B Dustin Ackley Seattle Mariners Robinson Cano New York Yankees Dustin Pedroia Boston Red Sox

3B Adrian Beltre Texas Rangers Brandon Inge Oakland Athletics Mike Moustakas Kansas City Royals

SS Elvis Andrus Texas Rangers J.J. Hardy Baltimore Orioles Brendan Ryan Seattle Mariners

LF Alex Gordon Kansas City Royals Desmond Jennings Tampa Bay Rays David Murphy Texas Rangers

CF Austin Jackson Detroit Tigers Adam Jones Baltimore Orioles Mike Trout Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

RF Shin-Soo Choo Cleveland Indians Jeff Francoeur Kansas City Royals Josh Reddick Oakland Athletics

National League

P Bronson Arroyo Cincinnati Reds Mark Buehrle Miami Marlins Clayton Kershaw Los Angeles Dodgers

C Yadier Molina St. Louis Cardinals Miguel Montero Arizona Diamondbacks Carlos Ruiz Philadelphia Phillies

1B Freddie Freeman Atlanta Braves Adam LaRoche Washington Nationals Joey Votto Cincinnati Reds

2B Darwin Barney Chicago Cubs Aaron Hill Arizona Diamondbacks Brandon Phillips Cincinnati Reds

3B Chase Headley San Diego Padres Aramis Ramirez Milwaukee Brewers David Wright New York Mets

SS Zack Cozart Cincinnati Reds Ian Desmond Washington Nationals Jose Reyes Miami Marlins Jimmy Rollins Philadelphia Phillies

LF Ryan Braun Milwaukee Brewers Carlos Gonzalez Colorado Rockies Martin Prado Atlanta Braves

CF Michael Bourn Atlanta Braves Andrew McCutchen Pittsburgh Pirates Drew Stubbs Cincinnati Reds

RF Jay Bruce Cincinnati Reds Andre Ethier Los Angeles Dodgers Jason Heyward Atlanta Braves

-- Meghan Montemurro


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