PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Major League Baseball’s celebration of Roberto Clemente Day on Wednesday included the announcement of nominees for this year’s Roberto Clemente Award.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Republicans Vote To Rebuke, Not Censure, Senator Pat Toomey Over Impeachment Vote
The award recognizes extraordinary character, community involvement, philanthropy and positive contributions, both on and off the field.READ MORE: Pine-Richland School Board Delays Vote On In-Person Learning Plan As Group Holds Rally Outside Meeting
The Pirates nominated pitcher Jameson Taillon. Also, two former Pirates were nominated: Charlie Morton from the Houston Astros and Brock Holt from the Boston Red Sox.MORE NEWS: Revolution Pipeline Back In Service Nearly 2.5 Years After Explosion In Beaver County
An online fan vote will decide the winner of this year’s Roberto Clemente Award. To cast your vote, click this link.