Joey Votto

April's RN Player of the Month, Joey Votto (The Enquirer/Joseph Fuqua II)

The voters have spoken, and Joey Votto is the Redleg Nation Player of the Month for April. (Yes, I know we’re halfway through May. Sue me. 🙂 )

The voting was done, for the first time, by you — the Nation. Out of 566 total votes, Joey Votto received 46% to win the award. For the month, Votto was spectacular, as usual: .370/.500/.598, 4 HR, 7 doubles, 1 triple, 14 RBI, 23 BB.

The Nation clearly determined that the POTM award was a two-man race, as Brandon Phillips finished a close second, with 44% of the vote. BP’s month was outstanding, as well: .360/.420/.539, 3 HR, 7 doubles, 13 RBI, Gold Glove defense.

Also receiving votes:
–Bill Bray 5%
–Jonny Gomes 2%
–Bronson Arroyo 2%
–Aroldis Chapman 1%
–Francisco Cordero <1%