Today we continue the IBI’s year-end awards with the announcement of the Pitcher of the Year.
This award goes to the starting pitcher in the Indians organization that had the best year from a performance perspective, not necessarily from a prospect standing. Last year, right-hander Corey Kluber won this award and it served as a precursor to a fantastic breakout year in Cleveland this season, so perhaps the winner here will have just as much of an impact next season in Cleveland.
Here are the 2013 Tony Awards so far:
Rookie of the Year: Clint Frazier (OF)Defensive Player of the Year: Tyler Holt (OF)Biggest Disappointment: Trevor Bauer (RHP)Biggest Breakthrough: Carlos Moncrief (OF)Comeback Player of the Year: C.C. Lee (RHP)Reliever of the Year: Preston Guilmet (RHP)
Later this week the Offensive Player of the Year and All-Tony Team will be announced. Again, these awards are simply for fun to hand out at the end of the year. Also, the Cleveland Indians in no way whatsoever had any i...