10/01/2007 6:19 PM ET
Colorado's Matt Holliday voted National League Player of the Month for September
Matt Holliday of the Colorado Rockies has been named the Sharp Presents the National League
Player of the Month for September.
The right-handed hitting slugger hit .367 (36-98), with six doubles, 12 home runs, 30 RBI and 29
runs scored. His .796 slugging percentage led the N.L, while his 29 runs scored tied for first, and his 12
home runs and 32 RBI ranked second in the league. The two-time All-Star posted 10 multi-hit games, two
multi-home run contests and nine multi-RBI performances. As of October 1st, Matt is leading the N.L. in
hitting with a .340 batting average and his 135 RBI rank second in the league.
Other players receiving votes were Moises Alou (.402, 4 HR, 18 RBI) of the Mets, Alfonso Soriano
(.320, 14 HR, 27 RBI) of the Cubs and Philadelphia's Jimmy Rollins (.298, 6 HR, 18 RBI).
For setting the highest definition of excellence, Sharp, the presenting sponsor of the National League
Player of the Month Award, presents Matt Holliday with a LC-52D92U 52" Sharp AQUOS® LCD-TV. Sharp
AQUOS is the "Official High-Definition Television of Major League Baseball." Matt will also receive a specially
designed trophy to mark his achievement.