BBWAA awards finalists announced

Justin Edmonds/Getty Images
24 Comments

Major League Baseball has announced the finalists for various awards given by the Baseball Writers Association of America. They are:

American League Rookie of the Year

National League Rookie of the Year

American League Manager of the Year

  • Kevin Cash (Rays)
  • Alex Cora (Red Sox)
  • Bob Melvin (Athletics)

National League Manager of the Year

  • Bud Black (Rockies)
  • Craig Counsell (Brewers)
  • Brian Snitker (Braves)

American League Cy Young

National League Cy Young

American League Most Valuable Player

National League Most Valuable Player

The schedule for awards announcements:

  • Monday, Nov. 12: Rookies of the Year
  • Tuesday, Nov. 13: Managers of the Year
  • Wednesday, Nov. 14: Cy Youngs
  • Thursday, Nov. 15: MVPs

Remember that voting for these awards was completed before the start of the playoffs. So, for example, the Red Sox winning the World Series won’t impact Alex Cora’s chances of winning the AL Manager of the Year Award.