Thursday, June 30, 2011

Team MVP & Cy Young: American League

The midpoint of the 2011 season is upon us and More Hardball is assigning each team a MVP and Cy Young for the first half. Here are the winners for each of the American League teams.

AL East:
Baltimore Orioles:
MVP - Adam Jones/CF .294/.823, 38 R, 14 DBL, 13 HR, 45 RBI, 5 SB.
Runner Up - JJ Hardy/SS

CY - Koji Uehara 1-1, 9 HLD, 33 G, 36 IP, 7:46 BB:K, 2.25 ERA, 0.78 WHIP.
Runner Up - Jim Johnson

Boston Red Sox:
MVP - Adrian Gonzalez/1B .361/1.147, 56 R, 25 DBL, 3 TRPL, 16 HR, 71 RBI.
Runner Up - David Ortiz/DH

CY - Josh Beckett 6-2, 14 GS, 92 IP, 30:79 BB:K, 1.86 ERA, 0.92 WHIP.
Runner Up - Daniel Bard

New York Yankees:
MVP - Curtis Granderson/CF .276/.933, 68 R, 11 DBL, 6 TRPL, 21 HR, 55 RBI, 12 SB.
Runner Up - Mark Teixeira/1B

CY - Mariano Rivera 1-1, 20 SV, 32 G, 30.1 IP, 4:26 BB:K, 1.78 ERA, 0.99 WHIP.
Runner Up - David Robertson

Tampa Bay Rays:
MVP - Matt Joyce/RF .313/.916, 41 R, 19 DBL, 2 TRPL, 10 HR, 38 RBI, 4 SB.
Runner Up - Casey Kotchman/1B

CY - James Shields 8-4, 16 GS, 121.2 IP, 28:117 BB:K, 2.29 ERA, 0.96 WHIP.
Runner Up - Kyle Farnsworth

Toronto Blue Jays:
MVP - Jose Bautista/RF .328/1.125, 60 R, 12 DBL, 23 HR, 49 RBI, 5 SB.
Runner Up - Adam Lind/1B

CY - Ricky Romero 7-7, 16 GS, 111.2 IP, 38:96 BB:K, 2.74 ERA, 1.16 WHIP.
Runner Up - Jason Frasor

*Stats through games played on 6/27

AL Central:
Chicago White Sox:
MVP - Paul Konerko/1B .318/.966, 39 R, 12 DBL, 21 HR, 60 RBI.
Runner Up - Carlos Quentin/RF

CY - Philip Humber 7-4, 16 G, 14 GS, 96.2 IP, 23:59 BB:K, 2.89 ERA, 0.89 WHIP.
Runner Up - Jesse Crain

Cleveland Indians:
MVP - Asdrubal Cabrera/SS .292/.837, 52 R, 20 DBL, 3 TRPL, 13 HR, 46 RBI, 12 SB.
Runner Up - Michael Brantley/CF

CY - Vinnie Pestano 1-0, 31 G, 28.2 IP, 11:39 BB:K, 10 HLD, 1.57 ERA, 0.91 WHIP.
Runner Up - Tony Sipp

Detroit Tigers:
MVP - Miguel Cabrera/1B .333/1.024, 58 R, 20 DBL, 15 HR, 52 RBI.
Runner Up - Alex Avila/C

CY - Justin Verlander 10-3, 17 GS, 128.2 IP, 27:124 BB:K, 2.38 ERA, 0.84 WHIP.
Runner Up - Al Alburquerque

Kansas City Royals:
MVP - Alex Gordon/LF .291/.838, 45 R, 23 DBL, 4 TRPL, 9 HR, 44 RBI, 5 SB.
Runner Up - Billy Butler/DH

CY - Aaron Crow 2-1, 32 G, 38.2 IP, 17:39 BB:K, 8 HLD, 1.40 ERA, 1.09 WHIP.
Runner Up - Blake Wood

Minnesota Twins:
MVP - Michael Cuddyer/RF .286/.805, 33 R, 16 DBL, 10 HR, 30 RBI, 7 SB.
Runner Up - Denard Span/CF

CY - Scott Baker 5-5, 15 GS, 98.1 IP, 28:92 BB:K, 3.39 ERA, 1.21 WHIP.
Runner Up - Nick Blackburn

*Stats through games played on June 28th

AL West:
Los Angeles Angels:
MVP - Howie Kendrick/2B .305/.840, 40 R, 18 DBL, 2 TRPL, 8 HR, 26 RBI, 8 SB.
Runner Up - Bobby Abreu/DH

CY - Jered Weaver 9-4, 17 GS, 123.1 IP, 28:106 BB:K, 1.97 ERA, 0.93 WHIP.
Runner Up - Dan Haren

Oakland Athletics:
MVP - Coco Crisp/CF .268/.690, 37 R, 17 DBL, 5 TRPL, 2 HR, 25 RBI, 24 SB.
Runner Up - Josh Willingham/LF

CY - Gio Gonzalez 7-5, 16 GS, 102 IP, 46:99 BB:K, 2.38 ERA, 1.24 WHIP.
Runner Up - Grant Balfour

Seattle Mariners:

MVP - Justin Smoak/1B .243/.794, 22 R, 18 DBL, 12 HR, 40 RBI.
Runner Up - Adam Kennedy/2B

CY - Michael Pineda 7-5, 16 GS, 102 IP, 32:99 BB:K, 2.65 ERA, 1.03 WHIP.
Runner Up - David Pauley

Texas Rangers:
MVP - Michael Young/DH .318/.824, 34 R, 22 DBL, 3 TRPL, 7 HR, 53 RBI, 4 SB.
Runner Up - Mitch Moreland/RF

CY - Alexi Ogando 7-3, 15 GS, 91 IP, 20:65 BB:K, 2.87 ERA, 1.03 WHIP.
Runner Up - CJ Wilson

*Stats through games played on June 29th

1 comment:

tamtam said...

Yaay! My boy, Carlos Quentin made the list, if only as a runner-up :)