Vote Mel Ott as your favorite Hometown Hero

There are only a few days left, but that still leaves plenty of time for you to cast your vote in the DHL Presents Major League Baseball Hometown Heroes program.

From Mel Ott to Cy Young, an unprecedented 15 CMG Worldwide clients appear on the ballot. Fans are encouraged to submit their vote for each club's greatest player.

According to, nominees were chosen for their contributions to their franchise's history by using a selection criteria that consisted of on-field performance, leadership quality and character. So far, more than eight million votes have been cast.

So who's it gonna be, Jackie Robinson or Roy Campanella? Babe Ruth or Lou Gehrig? Log on to or send a text message with the keyword "DHL" to 55222 now through Sept. 17 and cast your vote for your favorite hometown hero. The Hometown Heroes winners for all 30 clubs will be announced in a three-part prime time series that will be broadcast on Sept. 26, 27 and 29 on ESPN.