CBS Chicago

Published: Jul 08, 2014 5:22 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- White Sox pitcher and FGCU alum, Chris Sale, needs your help to play in next week's All-Star game in Minnesota.

Sale was not selected by the fans in the intial All-Star balloting and was not a coaches' selection by American League manager John Ferrel, despite statistcally being one of the best pitchers. Sale is one of five American Leaguers in the running for the final roster spot.

To cast your vote, tweet #TargetSale or text A-5 to 89269.

Voting ends at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday.