TSN: Trumbo, Kimbrel win Rookie honors
Thursday, October 27 2011 @ 03:49 PM EDT
Contributed by: Mick Doherty
According to The Sporting News yesterday, your 2011 Rookies of the Year in each league are ...
- Angels first baseman Mark Trumbo, who hit .254 with a team-leading 29 home runs and 89 runs
batted in this season, was awarded the honor in the American League.
- Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel, who had 46 saves and a 2.10 earned run average,
nabbed the NL rookie honors.
Voting was done by 289 major league players, 177 in the AL and 112 in the NL.