First-timers headline 2013 Silver Slugger Award winners

By Mike Axisa | Baseball Writer

Zack Greinke hit .328/.409/.379 in 2013.
Zack Greinke hit .328/.409/.379 in 2013. (USATSI)

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MLB's awards season continued on Wednesday night, as the Silver Slugger Award was handed out in both leagues. Silver Sluggers are given to the best offensive player at each position as voted on by the game's coaches and managers. Here are the 2013 winners (career Silver Sluggers in parentheses):

AMERICAN LEAGUE

C - Joe Mauer, Twins (5)
1B - Chris Davis, Orioles (1)
2B - Robinson Cano, Yankees (5)
SS - J.J. Hardy, Orioles (1)
3B - Miguel Cabrera, Tigers (5)
OF - Mike Trout, Angels (2)
OF - Adam Jones, Orioles (1)
OF - Torii Hunter, Tigers (2)
DH - David Ortiz, Red Sox (6)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

C - Yadier Molina, Cardinals (1)
1B - Paul Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks (1)
2B - Matt Carpenter, Carpenter (1)
SS - Ian Desmond, Nationals (2)
3B - Pedro Alvarez, Pirates (1)
OF - Michael Cuddyer, Rockies (1)
OF - Andrew McCutchen, Pirates (2)
OF - Jay Bruce, Reds (2)
P - Zack Greinke, Dodgers (1)

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