Rawlings announces Gold Glove award finalists

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The Orioles lead all teams with six finalists, followed by the Dodgers and Royals, who each have five finalists.

Rawlings announced the finalists for the Gold Glove awards on Friday, narrowing the list down to three players at each position per league.

The Baltimore Orioles lead the American League with six finalists, followed by the Kansas City Royals with five. The entire Tampa Bay Rays infield is up for a Gold Glove, while the Blue Jays employ two of the three finalists for the pitcher award. Let's take a look at the AL Finalists:

Catcher

Joe Mauer - Twins
Salvador Perez - Royals
Matt Wieters - Orioles

First Base

Chris Davis - Orioles
Eric Hosmer - Royals
James Loney - Rays

Second Base

Robinson Cano - Yankees
Dustin Pedroia - Red Sox
Ben Zobrist - Rays

Third Base

Adrian Beltre - Rangers
Evan Longoria - Rays
Manny Machado - Orioles

Shortstop

Alcides Escobar - Royals
Yunel Escobar - Rays
J.J. Hardy - Orioles

Left Field

Yoenis Cespedes - Athletics
Andy Dirks - Tigers
Alex Gordon - Royals

Center Field

Lorenzo Cain - Royals
Jacoby Ellsbury - Red Sox
Adam Jones - Orioles

Right Field

Nick Markakis - Orioles
Josh Reddick - Athletics
Shane Victorino - Red Sox

Pitcher

Doug Fister - Tigers
Mark Buehrle - Blue Jays
R.A. Dickey - Blue Jays

The Los Angeles Dodgers lead the National League with five finalists, followed by three teams with three finalists: the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Colorado Rockies and the Arizona Diamondbacks. The full list of NL Finalists is below:

Catcher

Yadier Molina - Cardinals
Russell Martin - Pirates
A.J. Ellis - Dodgers

First Base

Paul Goldschmidt - Diamondbacks
Adrian Gonzalez - Dodgers
Anthony Rizzo - Cubs

Second Base

Darwin Barney - Cubs
Mark Ellis - Dodgers
Brandon Phillips - Reds

Third Base

Juan Uribe - Dodgers
Nolan Arenado - Rockies
David Wright - Mets

Shortstop

Ian Desmond - Nationals
Andrelton Simmons - Braves
Troy Tulowitzki - Rockies

Left Field

Starling Marte - Pirates
Carlos Gonzalez - Rockies
Eric Young, Jr. - Mets

Center Field

Carlos Gomez - Brewers
Denard Span - Nationals
Andrew McCutchen - Pirates

Right Field

Jay Bruce - Reds
Jason Heyward - Braves
Gerardo Parra - Diamondbacks

Pitcher

Patrick Corbin - Diamondbacks
Adam Wainwright - Cardinals
Zack Greinke - Dodgers

Rawlings will announce the award winners on Tues, Oct. 29 during a special presentation of Baseball Tonight. Coverage of the award ceremony begins at 8 p.m. ET with ESPN2 carrying the event.

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