2017 Gold Glove Awards results: American League and National League winners
Who was tops with the leather in 2017? We found out on Tuesday
Major League Baseball and Rawlings on Tuesday announced the winners of the 2017 Gold Glove Awards. The Gold Gloves of course recognize defensive excellence at each position and in each league.
By way of reminder, Gold Gloves are voted on by managers and coaches around the league, although they are not allowed to vote for their own players. There's also a statistical component that helps determine the winners. The coach/manager vote makes up 75 percent of the formula, and those advanced metrics make up the remaining 25 percent..
Below we'll list each winner, along their total number of career Gold Gloves in parentheses. Going position-by-position ...
And there you have it. Bear in mind that awards season is far from over. The BBWAA awards will be announced next week..
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