NEW YORK (CBSNewYork./AP) — A unanimous winner of the AL Rookie of the Yr Award and runner-up in Most Worthwhile Participant voting, Aaron Decide additionally acquired ballots in one other election: for New York Metropolis mayor.
The New York Yankees proper fielder was listed on 10 ballots as a write-in candidate for mayor, based on last totals launched late Tuesday by the New York Metropolis Board of Elections.
Decide acquired three votes in New York County (Manhattan and the Marble Hill part of the Bronx), 4 in Brooklyn, two in Queens and one in Staten Island.
He was far behind Invoice de Blasio, who gained re-election with 713,634 votes on the Democratic line and forty six,478 on the Working Households line.
Former Yankees supervisor Joe Girardi and former Yankees captain Derek Jeter, now CEO of the Miami Marlins, acquired two write-in votes apiece.
Kristaps Porzingis, a Latvian participant on the NBA’s New York Knicks, acquired 9 write-in votes. There was a further vote for every of two misspelled variations of his identify: Kristaps Porzinais and Kristops Porzingis.
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, who was benched this week, received one vote.
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