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Donaldson and Encarnacion Named Honda Player of the Month

Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson and first baseman Edwin Encarnacion have been named Honda Player of the Month co-winners for June by the Toronto Chapter of the BBWAA. Honda, the official vehicle of the Blue Jays, will make a donation to the charity of their choosing.

Donadlson hit .368 in June with 16 extra base hits, including six home runs, and a 1.193 OPS. His OPS was 2nd in the AL as was his .487 OBP.

Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson and first baseman Edwin Encarnacion have been named Honda Player of the Month co-winners for June by the Toronto Chapter of the BBWAA. Honda, the official vehicle of the Blue Jays, will make a donation to the charity of their choosing.

Donadlson hit .368 in June with 16 extra base hits, including six home runs, and a 1.193 OPS. His OPS was 2nd in the AL as was his .487 OBP.

Encarnacion recorded a .308 average with 11 home runs, 30 RBI and a 1.185 OPS. The 30 RBI led all of MLB and was also just the 4th Blue Jays to post 30+ in the June along with Delgado, Bautista and Olerud.

Also receiving consideration was right-hander Aaron Sanchez (4-0, 2.72).

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