MLB and BBWAA announce finalists for MVP, Cy Young and other awards
MLB and the BBWAA announced three finalists for each of the four major awards -- MVP, Cy Young, and both Manager and Rookie of the Year -- on Tuesday.
Starting next Monday, Major League Baseball and the Baseball Writers Association of America will announce the annual end-of-season awards. Here are the finalists for each of the four major awards, which were announced live on MLB Network on Tuesday night (finalists listed alphabetically):
ROOKIE OF THE YEAR (announced Nov. 11)
Tampa Bay Rays
NL - Jose Fernandez ( Miami Marlins ), Shelby Miller ( St. Louis Cardinals ) and Yasiel Puig ( Los Angeles Dodgers )
MANAGER OF THE YEAR (announced Nov. 12)
AL - John Farrell (
Boston Red Sox
), Terry Francona (
) and Bob Melvin (
NL - Fredi Gonzalez ( Atlanta Braves ), Clint Hurdle ( Pittsburgh Pirates ) and Don Mattingly (Dodgers)
CY YOUNG AWARD (announced Nov. 13)
NL - Fernandez, Clayton Kershaw (Dodgers) and Adam Wainwright (Cardinals)
MOST VALUABLE PLAYER (announced Nov. 14)
Los Angeles Angels
NL - Paul Goldschmidt ( Arizona Diamondbacks ), Andrew McCutchen (Pirates) and Yadier Molina (Cardinals)
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