The Yanks' Instagram brings us Tanaka's playful plea to vote for The Captain which he says in two different languages, Japanese and English:
As it stands now, Jeter is set to start the midsummer classic at shortstop having compiled over 2 million votes.
It would be his 14th career start and a fitting way to end Jeter's Hall of Fame career.
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