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2009 MABL AWARDS

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MVP

Manager votes for up to 5 different players. Players received 5 points for a 1st place vote, 4 points for a 2nd place vote, 3 points for a 3rd place vote, 2 points for a 4th place vote and 1 point for a 5th place vote. Managers could not vote for players from their own team. In the event of a tie, the following tie-breakers were used: the player appearing on the most ballots breaks tie. If a tie remains, the player receiving the highest seed vote would break a tie. If a tie still remains, the vote is deemed a tie.

Most Valuable Player Total Points 1st place 2nd place 3rd place 4th place 5th place
1 Jonathan Pollard, White Sox
3rd consecutive MVP award
Led league in walks (22), OBP (.593), OPS (1.193), and runs (23)
2nd in MABL in slugging at .610
40 3 3 4 - 1
2 Nick Tapper, Athletics
Led league in home runs (4), RBI (23) and SLG (.636)
2nd in MABL in OPS at 1.055
Tied for 2nd in MABL in triples with 2
30 3 2 1 2 -
3 Jay Thomas, Blue Jays
Led league in batting average at .397
Tied for MABL lead in hits (27) and doubles (8)
4th in MABL in OPS at .976
29 2 3 - 3 1
4 Jordan Krall, Orioles 22 2 - 2 2 2
5 Scott Stevens, Tigers 16 - - 2 4 2
6 Dave Callaghan, Reds 15 1 2 - 1 -
7 Josh Valerio, Dbacks 12 - 2 1 - 1
8 Omar Ortiz, Dbacks 9 1 1 - - -
9 Mike Fecteau, Cutters 8 1 - 1 - -
10 Jose De Los Santos, Orioles 7 1 - - 1 -
T11 Rich Wlodarczyk, White Sox 5 1 - - - -
T11 Greg Crossman, Cutters 5 - - - 1 3
T11 William Ferdinand, Eire Pub Red Sox 5 - 1 - - 1
T14 Mike Cook, Senators 4 - - 1 - 1
T14 Sean Glavin, Cutters 4 - 1 - - -
T16 Bo Gillette, Orioles 3 - - 1 - -
T16 Kevin Brennan, Spinners 3 - - 1 - -
T16 John Kostas, Cutters 3 - - 1 - -
19 Santi Mazzeo, Athletics 2 - - - 1 -
T20 Paul Branche, Grays 1 - - - - 1
T20 Adam Del Rio, Cutters 1 - - - - 1
T20 Jon Letourneau, Eire Pub Red Sox 1 - - - - 1

Cy Young

Manager votes for up to 5 different players. Players received 5 points for a 1st place vote, 4 points for a 2nd place vote, 3 points for a 3rd place vote, 2 points for a 4th place vote and 1 point for a 5th place vote. Managers could not vote for players from their own team. In the event of a tie, the following tie-breakers were used: the player appearing on the most ballots breaks tie. If a tie remains, the player receiving the highest seed vote would break a tie. If a tie still remains, the vote is deemed a tie.

Cy Young Award Total Points 1st place 2nd place 3rd place 4th place 5th place
1 Rich Wlodarczyk, White Sox
2nd in MABL in ERA at 0.93
3rd in MABL in WHIP at .956
Tied for 4th in MABL in wins with 6
54 6 4 2 1 -
2 Dave Callaghan, Reds
  Lead league in wins with 8
2nd in MABL in WHIP at .846
5th in MABL in ERA at 1.45
44 5 3 2 - 1
3 Kevin Brennan, Spinners
  4th in MABL in ERA at 1.15
Tied for 5th in league with 60 strikeouts.
22 1 1 2 2 3
T3 Eric Harvey, Tigers
22
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2
4
1
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5 Mike Cook, Senators 15
1
1
2
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-
T6 Nelson Castillo, Dbacks
13
1
-
1
2
1
T6 Kyle Buika, Blue Jays 13
-
2
-
2
1
8 Bo Gillette, Orioles
11
1
1
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-
2
9 Jamie Matthews, Cutters 8
-
-
1
1
3
10 Jay O'Hara, Grays
5
-
-
1
1
-
11 Steve Roberts, Cutters 4
-
1
-
-
-
12 Talal Saleh, Athletics
3
-
-
-
1
1
T13 Christos Zervas, Grays
2
-
-
-
1
-
T13 Brian Holding, Tigers
2
-
-
-
1
-
T13 Ken Kilduff, Cutters
2
-
-
-
1
-
T13 Andrew Hubbard, White Sox
2
-
-
-
1
-
T13 Victor Ruiz, Dbacks
2
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-
-
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2
18 Anthony Tomaro, White Sox
1
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1

Rookie of the Year

Manager votes for up to 5 different players. Players received 5 points for a 1st place vote, 4 points for a 2nd place vote, 3 points for a 3rd place vote, 2 points for a 4th place vote and 1 point for a 5th place vote. Managers could not vote for players from their own team. In the event of a tie, the following tie-breakers were used: the player appearing on the most ballots breaks tie. If a tie remains, the player receiving the highest seed vote would break a tie. If a tie still remains, the vote is deemed a tie.

Rookie of the Year Total Points 1st place 2nd place 3rd place 4th place 5th place
1 Jose De Los Santos, Orioles
Led rookies in average, HR, SLG, and OPS. (.375)
Noticed 2 wins and a 2.47 ERA in 17 innings
44 2 7 1 1 1
2 Dave Callaghan, Reds
Led rookies in wins, 2nd in ERA and WHIP
Led League in wins with 8
2nd in MABL in WHIP (.846), 5th in ERA (1.45)
43 7 2 - - -
3 Josh Valerio, Dbacks
Led rookies in doubles, ried for lead in hits
Tied for legue lead in doubles with 8
3rd in MABL in runs scored with 21
34 2 3 2 3 -
4 Adam Del Rio, Cutters
23
3
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1
2
1
5 Kyle Buika, Blue Jays
21
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2
3
2
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6 Bo Gillette, Orioles
15
1
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2
1
2
7 Eric Rodriguez, Mariners
9
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1
1
1
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T8 Bill Sinopoli, Senators
7
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-
1
1
2
T8 Talal Saleh, Atheltics
7
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-
1
1
2
T10 Mike Stasio, Orioles
6
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-
1
1
1
T10 Steve Roberts, Cutters
6
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-
1
1
1
12 Mike Cook, Senators
5
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1
1
-
13 Nick Bonard, Spinners
3
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-
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3
14 Nate Hendrickson, Grays
2
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2

Manager of the Year

Manager votes for up to 5 different players. Players received 5 points for a 1st place vote, 4 points for a 2nd place vote, 3 points for a 3rd place vote, 2 points for a 4th place vote and 1 point for a 5th place vote. Managers could not vote for players from their own team. In the event of a tie, the following tie-breakers were used: the player appearing on the most ballots breaks tie. If a tie remains, the player receiving the highest seed vote would break a tie. If a tie still remains, the vote is deemed a tie.

Manager of the Year Total Points 1st place 2nd place 3rd place
1 Omar Ortiz, Dbacks
Led Dbacks to 16 wins in 2009 from 7 wins in 2008, earning the first playoff berth in franchise history.
27 7 2 2
2 Jason Bressner, Orioles
Led Orioles back to the playoffs for the first time since 2007, with several key offseason additions.
16 2 5 -
T3 Mike Pollack, White Sox
Led the White Sox to the 2nd best record in the MABL, earning the #2 seed in the playoffs.
11 1 3 2
T3 Brett Nowlin, Reds
11
2
2
1
5 Jeff Coveney, Cutters
9
2
1
1
6 Joe Tufo, Spinners
7
1
1
2
7 Matt Giblin, Tigers
6
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6
8 Ted Wroblewski, Grays
2
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1
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9 Chad Besegai, Rangers
1
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1

Player's Choice

Player's Choice
Elite Team (A)
Total Points Elite Votes Premier Votes
P1 Rich Wlodarczyk, White Sox 34 10 4
P2 Dave Callaghan, Reds 30 9 3
C Jay Thomas, Blue Jays 37 12 1
1B Nick Tapper, Athletics
33
10
3
2B William Ferdinand, Eire Pub Red Sox
21
6
3
3B Adam Del Rio, Cutters
18
4
6
SS Jonathan Pollard, White Sox
33
10
3
OF Scott Stevens, Tigers
36
11
3
OF Greg Crossman, Cutters
27
8
3
OF Phil Meador, Brewers
26
6
8

Player's Choice
Premier Team (B)
Total Points Elite Votes Premier Votes
P1 Mike Cook, Senators 13 4 1
P2 Eric Harvey, Tigers 10 3 1
C Michael Morgan, White Sox 13 1 10
1B Jose De Los Santos, Orioles
11
2
5
2B Michael Mori, Spinners
17
5
2
3B Mike Gulinello, Grays
16
5
1
SS Jordan Krall, Orioles
12
1
9
OF Paul Branche, Grays
22
6
4
OF Mike Fecteau, Cutters
15
3
6
OF Nathan Butcher, White Sox
11
3
2

Managers could only vote for up to two of their own players across the 'Elite' (A) and 'Premier' (B) teams. Elite Team votes receive 3 points, Premier team votes receive 1 point. In the event of a tie, the following tie-breakers were used: the player receiving the most 'A' team votes will break the tie. If a tie remains, the player receiving the most overall votes will break the tie. If a tie still remains, the vote will be deemed a tie. Only players appearing on multiple ballots shown.

Player's Choice
Others With Multiple Votes
Total Points Elite Votes Premier Votes
3B Bill Sinopoli, Senators
10
3
1
C Eric Rodriguez, Mariners
10
2
4
1B Omar Ortiz, Dbacks
9
2
3
2B Anthony Ricupero, TIgers
9
2
3
OF Sam DelVecchio, Eire Pub Red Sox
9
2
3
OF Jason Ackerson, Senators
9
2
3
3B Chris Caprio, Rangers
8
2
2
P Bo Gillete, Orioles
8
2
2
2B Nate Hendrickson, Grays
6
2
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SS Josh Valerio, Dbacks
6
2
-
OF Jonathan Mayes, TIgers
6
1
3
P Nelson Castillo, Dbacks
6
1
3
OF Kurt Matarese, Dbacks
5
1
2
P Kevin Brennan, Spinners
5
-
5
1B Jon Letourneau, Eire Pub Red Sox
4
1
1
2B Ivan Clemente, White Sox
4
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4
3B Joe Musselman, Brewers
4
1
1
SS Pat Potter, Grays
4
1
1
P Kyle Buika, Blue Jays
4
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4
2B Joshua Abreu, Mariners
3
-
3
OF Jeff Rausch, Mariners
3
-
3
P Jamie Matthews, Cutters
3
-
3
1B Michael Byrne, Tigers
2
-
2
3B Ryan Bere, Blue Jays
2
-
2
SS Chris Plant, Rangers
2
-
2
OF Mike Knell, Reds
2
-
2
OF Rob Linn, Blue Jays
2
-
2
P Jay O'Hara, Grays
2
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2