Vladimir Guerrero performed 16 seasons within the main leagues – most notably with the Montreal Expos and Los Angeles Angels. He was a nine-time All-Star and now his son is about to be in his first.
“Whenever you have been somewhat child you used to go together with me to the all star sport, right now you turn into the youngest participant ever to steer the MLB in all star voting,” Guerrero tweeted. “I’m a proud dad!”
The tweet included an image displaying a younger Guerrero Jr. along with his father at one of many All-Star Video games.
Guerrero Jr. was the main fan vote-getter for this 12 months’s sport. Going into Thursday, the 22-year-old Toronto first baseman was second in dwelling runs (26), RBIs (66) and batting common (.336).
“I’m being productive this 12 months for my workforce to assist my workforce win,” he stated, through MLB.com. “Going again to final 12 months and the 12 months earlier than, that’s what I’m extra pleased with this 12 months, my manufacturing. Simply to assist my workforce win.”
The Blue Jays are third within the American League East with a 41-38 report.
The All-Star Sport is ready for July 13 at Coors Area in Denver.
The Related Press contributed to this report.