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J.J. Hardy
Adam Jones, J.J. Hardy and Nick Markakis named finalists for Gold Glove awards

Three Orioles were named finalists for Gold Glove awards at their respective positions, including center fielder Adam Jones, who can win the award for the fourth time in the past five years. Shortstop J.J. Hardy can win the Gold Glove for his third consecutive year, while right fielder Nick Markakis is up for his second award. The Gold Glove winners will be announced on Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. live on ESPN2. Winners are decided by a vote of managers and coaches (up to seven votes per team) and a sabermetric element that was introduced for the first time last season. Managers and coaches can’t vote for players on their own team. Rawlings partnered with the Society of Baseball Research to...