Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 10/23/14
The National League Manger of the Year is none other then Davey Johnson who led the Washington Nationals to 98 wins during the 2012 season. Johnson guided a young team to their first playoff appearance before losing in the NLDS to the St. Louis Cardinals. Earlier this week the Nationals and Johnson agreed to a one year deal for 2013 after which Johnson will move back to his former role as a consultant. The two other finalist for the awards were Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker and San Fransisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy.
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