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Kirk Gibson was named the NL manager of the year by ''The Sporting News'' on Monday.
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I'm starting the vetting process for the A-to-Z section of the 2012 RotoWire Fantasy Baseball Guide. Typically each organization has about 40-to-45 players that get included in that section, depending upon the depth of their farm system - if we had unlimited space, we could probably find 55-to-60 players to write about. Thus, there's going...
Last week, the Arizona Diamondbacks named Paul Goldschmidt as their Minor League Position Player of the Year. It's pretty hard to argue with that selection. FutureBacks.com names a Position Player of the Year and Runner Up for each level of the minor leagues.
Piecoro: While credit was being doled out left and right for the Diamondbacks' surprising run to the postseason, one person who didn't seem to get enough (any?) attention was Tom Allison.
The Rays' Joe Maddon and the D-backs' Kirk Gibson on Monday were selected as Sporting News' 2011 American League and National League managers of the year, respectively. The award is presented by Gillette Odor Shield.
Joe Maddon and the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Kirk Gibson have been voted Sporting News’ 2011 American League and National League managers of the year. The Rays started the season with six consecutive losses and were nine games back in the wild-card race on Sept. 2. But Maddon led them to win…