Found November 11, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
Your 2013 AL Rookie of the Year is Wil Myers of the Tampa Bay Rays, and your 2013 NL Rookie of the Year is Jose Fernandez of the Miami Marlins.  Myers received 23 of the 30 first place votes in the AL, and finished with 131 points out of a max of 150. Jose Iglesias was the runner-up with five first place votes and 80 points, while Chris Archer was third with one first place vote and 35 points. Dan Straily of the Athletics finished fourth with one first place vote and 15 points, while JB Shuck, Cody Allen, Martin Perez, and David Lough received four, two, two, and one point respectively. Fernandez received 26 of the 30 first place votes in the NL along with four second place votes to finish with 142 points. Yasiel Puig was the runner-up, receiving four first place votes and 95 points. Shelby Miller finished a distant third to Puig with 12 points, while Hyun-Jin Ryu, Julio Teheran, Jedd Gyorko, Nolan Arenado, and Evan Gattis rounded out the ballot, receiving ten, seven, two, one,...
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