Originally posted on Texas Rangers Trades  |  Last updated 10/5/11
This week the Rangers defeated the Rays 3 games to 1 in the ALDS. They will play either the Yankees or the Tigers in the ALCS, and I think they match up well with both teams. I will make my predictions once I know which team they will face.This week I will do my end-of-season awards for the AL, NL, and Rangers.Rangers:MVP: Michael Young, TEX (.338 AVG, 11 HR, 106 RBI) – Michael led the Rangers in batting average, and was second in the AL in that category. And while he didn’t have many home runs, he still got over 100 RBIs.Runner-up: Adrian Beltre, TEX (.296 AVG, 32 HR, 105 RBI)Cy Young: CJ Wilson, TEX (16-7, 2.94 ERA, 206 K) – CJ led the team in ERA, strikeouts, and tied for the team lead in wins. He obviously deserved this one.Runner-up: Derek Holland, TEX (16-5, 3.95 ERA, 162 K)Rookie of the Year: Craig Gentry, TEX (.271 AVG, 1 HR, 13 RBI) – Craig played well, as he stole 18 bases on 18 attempts, played great defense, and had a respectable batting average. But, he won this award b...
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