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2012 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 Scott Stevens, Tigers
Led MABL in AVG (.500), Hits (35), and RBI (30), won Triple Crown
T1st in HR (3), 2nd in SLG (.771) & OPS (1.297), 5th in OBP (.526)
Highest qualifying single season batting average since 2002.
53 10 0 1 0 0
2 Steve Baldassari, Grays
Led MABL in Stolen Bases (28), 2nd in OBP (.541)
T2nd in Hits (29), 5th in AVG (.460), 7th in OPS (1.096)
T5th in all-time single season Stolen Bases, caught only 1 time
35 0 6 3 1 0
3 Milciades Santana, Orioles
Led MABL in Wins (8), K's (122), SOIP (2.01), and WHIP (.692)
2nd in ERA (0.69), 3rd in Innings Pitched (60.2)
3rd in all-time single season K's, 4th in SOIP and WHIP
14 1 1 0 2 1
4 Luis Valdez, Padres 12 0 1 2 0 2
5 Kevin Salines, Brewers 10 0 1 0 3 0
6 Nick Tapper, Athletics 9 0 1 1 1 0
7 Mike Gulinello, Grays 8 1 0 0 1 1
8 Josh Valerio, White Sox 7 0 1 1 0 0
9 Kyle Buika, Blue Jays 6 0 1 0 0 2
10 Nick Radcliffe, Red Sox 6 0 0 1 1 1
11 TJ Gardner, White Sox 6 0 0 2 0 0
12 Evan Chand, Red Sox 4 0 0 1 0 1
13 Nick Bonard, Spinners 4 0 0 0 2 0
14 Pat Vetter, Athletics 2 0 0 0 1 0
T15 Omar Caceres, Spinners 1 0 0 0 0 1
T15 Steffon Polius, Cutters 1 0 0 0 0 1
T15 William Riggieri, Grays 1 0 0 0 0 1
T15 Anthony Tomaro, White Sox 1 0 0 0 0 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 Milciades Santana, Orioles
Led MABL in Wins (8), K's (122), SOIP (2.01), and WHIP (.692)
2nd in ERA (0.69), 3rd in Innings Pitched (60.2)
3rd in all-time single season K's, 4th in SOIP and WHIP
53 9 2 0 0 0
2 Kyle Buika, Blue Jays
Led MABL in ERA (0.30), 2nd lowest ERA all-time for single season
T2nd in Wins (7), T4th in WHIP (1.000)
2 Complete Game Shutouts, struck out 7 or more batters 3 times.
43 2 6 3 0 0
3 William Riggieri, Grays
T2nd in Wins (7), 2nd in IP (63.1)
3rd in ERA (1.11), K's (82), SOIP (1.29), & WHIP (.995)
2 Complete Game Shutouts, struck out 8 or more batters 8 times.
36 1 3 5 2 0
4 Kyle Breidenstine, Athletics
21
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4
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5 Carlos Osorio, Padres 16
0
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4
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6 Jose Pena, Padres
5
0
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0
1
3
7 Mike Gentile, Brewers 3
0
0
0
0
3
8 Victor Ruiz, White Sox
2
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0
1
0
9 Roberto Vasquez, Senators 1
0
0
0
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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 Milciades Santana, Orioles
Led rookie pitchers in every statistical category except saves.
Led MABL in Wins (8), K's (122), SOIP (2.01), and WHIP (.692)
2nd in ERA (0.69), 3rd in Innings Pitched (60.2)
48 9 0 1 0 0
2 Steffon Polius, Cutters
2nd among rookies in AVG (.455) and Hits (25)
3rd among rookies in SLG (.582) and OPS (1.065), T6th in RBI (8)
T6th in MABL in AVG, 10th in SLG & OPS
32 0 5 2 3 0
3 Evan Chand, Red Sox
Led rookies in AVG (.466) & Hits (27)
2nd in OBP (.516), 4th in SLG (.534) and OPS (1.050)
4th in MABL in AVG, T4th in Hits, 8th in OBP
26 1 2 3 1 2
4 Luis Caro, Padres
24
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5 Tim Hart, Blue Jays
9
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6 Peter Allain, Tigers
9
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7 Thomas Lenane, Red Sox
8
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0
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2
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8 Mike Mariconda, Tigers
6
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2
9 Juan Perez, White Sox
5
0
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0
1
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10 Michael Hughes, Red Sox
5
0
1
0
0
1
11 Jose Mota, Orioles
4
0
1
0
0
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12 Jose Pena, Padres
3
0
0
0
1
1
13 Mike Humphrey, Brewers
1
0
0
0
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1

Manager of the Year

Manager voted for 3 different fellow managers. Nominees received 3 points for a 1st place vote, 2 points for a 2nd place vote, and 1 point for a 3rd place vote. Managers could not vote for themselves. In the event of a tie, the following tie-breakers were used: the manager appearing on the most ballots breaks tie. If a tie remains, the manager 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 Jon LeTourneau, Red Sox
After averaging less than 5 wins in the prior 4 seasons, LeTourneau led the Red Sox to 13 wins and the #2 seed in the Atlantic Conference playoffs.
24 7 0 3
2 Tad Beagley, Grays
Led the Grays to a franchise high 17 wins, improving the team from 13 wins in 2011 and 10 wins in 2010, allowing a franchise low 2.5 runs per game.
15 2 3 3
3 Nick Tapper, Athletics
Led the league's highest scoring offense - 149 runs, 6.2 runs per game - to a 12 win season and the #3 seed in the Atlantic Conference playoffs.
7 1 2 0
4 Joe Tufo, Spinners
5
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5 Ryan Bere, Blue Jays
5
0
2
1
T6 Matt O'Hara, White Sox
5
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T6 Leigh Zancewicz, Padres
5
1
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T8 Jeff Coveney, Cutters
3
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1
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T8 Jason Bressner, Orioles
2
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1
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10 Chris Dowd, Brewers
1
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1

Player's Choice

Player's Choice
Elite Team (A)
Total Points Elite Votes Premier Votes
P1 Milciades Santana, Orioles 36 12 0
P2 Kyle Buika, Blue Jays 23 6 5
C Zach Dubin, Brewers 21 6 3
1B Nick Bonard, Spinners
19
5
4
1B Nick Tapper, Athletics
19
5
4
2B Kevin Salines, Brewers
32
10
2
3B Luis Valdez, Padres
22
6
4
SS Omar Caceres, Spinners
11
3
2
SS Jose Fortuna, Padres
11
3
2
OF Scott Stevens, Tigers 36 12 0
OF Steve Baldassari, Grays 31 10 1
OF Nick Radcliffe, Red Sox
14
4
2

Player's Choice
Premier Team (B)
Total Points Elite Votes Premier Votes
P1 William Riggieri, Grays 20 5 5
P2 Carlos Osorio, Padres 6 0 6
C Tad Beagley, Grays 16 4 4
1B Tom Cardwell, Athletics
7
2
1
2B Steffon Polius, Cutters
14
2
8
3B Mike Gulinello, Grays
14
3
5
SS Josh Valerio, White Sox
9
2
3
OF Evan Chand, Red Sox
11
3
2
OF Luis Caro, Padres
8
1
5
OF TJ Gardner, White Sox
8
1
5

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
C Moises Maza, White Sox
8
2
2
SS Patrick Potter, Grays
8
2
2
3B Anthony Tomaro, White Sox
8
2
2
OF Jamie Aldoupolis, Athletics
7
2
1
P Kyle Breidenstine, Athletics
7
2
1
OF Pat Vetter, Athletics
6
1
3
OF Steve Walsh, Cutters
6
1
3
SS Dakota Happas, Blue Jays
4
1
1
SS Alan Donaruma, Athletics
4
1
1
OF Mike Knell, Spinners
4
0
4
OF Dave Galehouse, Cutters
3
0
3
C Julio Gonzalez, Padres
3
0
3
P Jose Pena, Padres
3
0
3
1B Omar Ortiz, White Sox
2
0
2