D-backs’ Goldschmidt jerseys among most popular in MLB

Sep 26, 2013, 3:59 PM | Updated: 4:00 pm

Paul Goldschmidt of the Arizona Diamondbacks is having an MVP-caliber season, and fans who buy jerseys are taking notice.

In a list released by Major League Baseball and MLB.com/Shop, the jersey of the 26-year-old first baseman is the 20th-best selling in all of baseball since the All-Star break.

Goldschmidt is one of three players who cracked the top 20 list for the first time in their careers, joining Baltimore slugger Chris Davis and Oakland’s Yoenis Cespedes.


MLB Most Popular Jerseys Since All-Star Break

1. Mariano Rivera, New York Yankees

2. Matt Harvey, New York Mets

3. Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers

4. Manny Machado, Baltimore Orioles

5. Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants

6. Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers

7. Yadier Molina, St. Louis Cardinals

8. Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh Pirates

9. Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland Athletics

10. Mike Trout, LA Angels of Anaheim

11. Dustin Pedroia, Boston Red Sox

12. Derek Jeter, New York Yankees

13. David Wright, New York Mets

14. Miguel Cabrera, Detroit Tigers

15. Bryce Harper, Washington Nationals

16. Chris Davis, Baltimore Orioles

17. Hyun-Jin Ryu, Los Angeles Dodgers

18. David Ortiz, Boston Red Sox

19. Robinson Cano, New York Yankees

20. Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks

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