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#ElectElvis campaign enters final two hours

Twitter voting takes place until 3 p.m. CT today using the #ElectElvis hashtag

With the 2017 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote counting down to today's 3:00 p.m. CT deadline, the Rangers are encouraging fans to elect shortstop Elvis Andrus to the American League All-Star Team. 

For the sixth consecutive year, the Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote includes social balloting on the final day as Twitter support using the #ElectElvis hashtag until 3:00 p.m. CT will be tabulated as part of Andrus' official vote total used to determine the American League winner.

With the 2017 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote counting down to today's 3:00 p.m. CT deadline, the Rangers are encouraging fans to elect shortstop Elvis Andrus to the American League All-Star Team. 

For the sixth consecutive year, the Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote includes social balloting on the final day as Twitter support using the #ElectElvis hashtag until 3:00 p.m. CT will be tabulated as part of Andrus' official vote total used to determine the American League winner.

Fans may vote via Twitter an unlimited number of times, and the Rangers are holding sweepstakes during each hour of Thursday's social voting. Fans who retweet the #ElectElvis hashtag will have the opportunity to win the following prizes over the last two hours of voting:

1:00 p.m. - Elvis Andrus Bobbleheads

2:00 p.m. - Autographed baseballs by Mike Napoli and Michael Young

2:45 p.m. - Tickets to a future Rangers; game and watch batting practice on the field

In addition, Rangers' social messaging to #ElectElvis has been retweeted today by the official accounts of the Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Stars, and Dallas Wings.

In addition, online fan balloting via the 2017 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote can be done on texasrangers.com, mlb.com, and mobile devices until Thursday at 3:00 p.m. CT. Fans can also vote for Andrus via text message up to 35 times per phone until the 3:00 p.m. Thursday deadline on July 6. To vote for Andrus, text A1 to 89269. Message and data rates may apply. 

The Rangers also have a ticket special for the Sunday, July 9 game with the Los Angeles Angels as well as a sweepstakes scheduled as part of the club's Final Vote campaign for Andrus. Full details can be found at texasrangers.com/vote.

The Rangers are partnering with the Washington Nationals and N.L. Final Vote candidate Anthony Rendon (#VoteRendon and Text to N3) in the 2017 MLB All-Star Gate Final Vote effort.

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