Posted November 16, 2012 on athletics.scout.com
PLAYERS: Bob Melvin
It was award week for Major League Baseball and the Oakland A's took home some hardware Bob Melvin was named American League Manager of the Year. Several other A's finished among the top-10 in votes for the major awards. The A's have had several award-winners since moving to Oakland. Chris Biderman looks back at those A's players who took home the AL's MVP, Cy Young or Rookie of the Year.
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