A dominant playoff performer from last fall and the top rookie sensation of this season took the top spots on the Most Popular MLB Player Jerseys List in 2015. This according to sales figures from the MLB.com online shop since Opening Day.
Chicago Cubs 23-year-old superstar Kris Bryant took the number one position followed by the San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner, his battery-mate Buster Posey placed third.
Of the top 10 only one (Hunter Pence, 32) was a player aged 30 or older.
Here’s the complete list courtesy the MLB Communications Twitter account:
1. Kris Bryant, CHC
2. Madison Bumgarner, SF
3. Buster Posey, SF
4. Clayton Kershaw, LAD
5. Mike Trout, LAA
6. Bryce Harper, WSH
7. Hunter Pence, SF
8. Anthony Rizzo, CHC
9. Matt Harvey, NYM
10. Andrew McCutchen, PIT
Note this list does not take into account orders made through the Toronto Blue Jays custom Canadian version of the online store.