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How to vote for the Royals for Sports Illustrated’s 2015 Sportsman of the Year award

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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Members of the Kansas City Royals celebrate on the field after defeating the New York Mets in Game 5 of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rob Tringali/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Royals are just one of the 12 nominees for Sports Illustrated’s 2015 Sportsman of the Year award.

The Royals are up against athletes such as Ronda Rousey, Jordan Speith and triple crown winner American Pharoah.

Voting closes on December 12 and the winner will be announced on December 14.

Click here to vote for the Royals.