No denying Cash had an award-worthy season

Bob Melvin of the A's won this year's American League Manager of the Year Award, but MLB.com's Bill Ladson was one of five members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America whose first-place vote went to the Rays' Kevin Cash.… Read More
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Betances hopes Yanks land Machado

The sting from losing to the Red Sox in the American League Division Series is still fresh for Dellin Betances, but the Yankees' reliever has an idea how his team could claim the upper hand for 2019 -- by signing Manny Machado. "I think he'll put us over the top," Betances said.… Read More
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Melvin becomes 8th to win 3 manager awards

Bob Melvin, who guided the A's to a surprising 97-win campaign and took them to the American League Wild Card Game against the Yankees despite fielding a team with the lowest Opening Day payroll in the league, was named the AL Manager of the Year on Tuesday, besting Alex Cora of the Red Sox and Kevin Cash of the Rays.… Read More
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Braves’ division title nets Snitker NL MOY

Brian Snitker, who used sound decisions and a positive environment en route to the Braves' unexpected run to a National League East title, was named the National League Manager of the Year on Tuesday, besting Bud Black of the Rockies and Craig Counsell of the Brewers.… Read More
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Cy Young announcement on Wed., 6 p.m. ET

BBWAA awards week is upon us, continuing with Tuesday's 6 ET announcement on MLB Network of the American League and National League Manager of the Year winners. The subsequent announcements of the AL and NL Cy Young Awards (Wednesday) and Most Valuable Player Awards (Thursday) are all scheduled for the same time and channel.… Read More
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Abreu to work with Cuban hitting instructor

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu doesn't plan to make any alterations to his workout regimen this offseason. But hitting-wise, Abreu will be making some changes, as he plans to work with Marcos Hernandez, his hitting instructor in Cuba from when he was 18 and during three seasons with Serie Nacional in Cuba.… Read More
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