2012 Gold Glove Finalists

Each to his own, I’ll take the reliability of John Dewan‘s Fielding Bible Awards over this beauty contest any and every season.

ESPN2 will air the 2012 Rawlings Gold Glove Award® Announcement Show on Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at 9pm ET/8pm CT. 

Here are the Rawlings Gold Glove nominees:

AMERICAN LEAGUE 

P

Jeremy Hellickson Tampa Bay Rays™

Jake Peavy Chicago White Sox™

C.J. Wilson Los Angeles Angels™ of Anaheim

C

Alex Avila Detroit Tigers™

Russell Martin New York Yankees™

A.J. Pierzynski Chicago White Sox™

Matt Wieters Baltimore Orioles™

1B

Adrian Gonzalez Boston Red Sox™

Eric Hosmer Kansas City Royals™

Mark Teixeira New York Yankees™

2B

Dustin Ackley Seattle Mariners™

Robinson Cano New York Yankees™

Dustin Pedroia Boston Red Sox™

3B

Adrian Beltre Texas Rangers™

Brandon Inge Oakland Athletics™

Mike Moustakas Kansas City Royals™

SS

Elvis Andrus Texas Rangers™

J.J. Hardy Baltimore Orioles™

Brendan Ryan Seattle Mariners™

LF

Alex Gordon Kansas City Royals™

Desmond Jennings Tampa Bay Rays™

David Murphy Texas Rangers™

CF

Austin Jackson Detroit Tigers™

Adam Jones Baltimore Orioles™

Mike Trout Los Angeles Angels™ of Anaheim

RF

Shin-Soo Choo Cleveland Indians™

Jeff Francoeur Kansas City Royals™

Josh Reddick Oakland Athletics™

NATIONAL LEAGUE 

P

Bronson Arroyo Cincinnati Reds™

Mark Buehrle Miami Marlins™

Clayton Kershaw Los Angeles Dodgers™

C

Yadier Molina St. Louis Cardinals™

Miguel Montero Arizona Diamondbacks™

Carlos Ruiz Philadelphia Phillies™

1B

Freddie Freeman Atlanta Braves™

Adam LaRoche Washington Nationals™

Joey Votto Cincinnati Reds™

2B

Darwin Barney Chicago Cubs™

Aaron Hill Arizona Diamondbacks™

Brandon Phillips Cincinnati Reds™

3B

Chase Headley San Diego Padres™

Aramis Ramirez Milwaukee Brewers™

David Wright New York Mets™

SS

Zack Cozart Cincinnati Reds™

Ian Desmond Washington Nationals™

Jose Reyes Miami Marlins™

Jimmy Rollins Philadelphia Phillies™

LF

Ryan Braun Milwaukee Brewers™

Carlos Gonzalez Colorado Rockies™

Martin Prado Atlanta Braves™

CF

Michael Bourn Atlanta Braves™

Andrew McCutchen Pittsburgh Pirates™

Drew Stubbs Cincinnati Reds™

RF

Jay Bruce Cincinnati Reds™

Andre Ethier Los Angeles Dodgers™

Jason Heyward Atlanta Braves