Who won the AL and NL ROY awards? You can read about the winners and see the vote totals in his article.
The winner is – Randy Arozarena. He has 22 of 30 votes with Adolis Garcia (3), Luis Garcia (2), Wander Franco (2) and Emmanuel Clase getting first place vote. This was the first time that five people received first place votes in the AL ROY vote since 2011. Interestingly Garcia finished fourth behind Franco despite more first place vote and despite being names on 13 ballots to 12 for Franco. Randy is the 4th Ray to win it, the first since Wil Myers in 2013. RA becomes the 6th left fielder to win the award in the AL after going .274-20-69-94-20 with a .815 OPS.
RA was also the sixth ROY from Cuba.
The winner is – Jonathan India of the Reds as he secured 29-of-30 first place votes with Trevor Rogers getting the other first place vote. India became the 8th red to win the award and the first since Scott Williamson in 1999. He is also the 7th second baseman to win the award in the NL after going .269-21-69-98-12 with a .376 OBP, .835 OPS and .362 wOBA. As for the win…
Here is the official voting tally.
Ian Anderson made some history too with his fifth-place finish.