Today the Baseball Writers’ Association of America deemed Jose Bautista as the third best player in the league, behind Jacoby Ellsbury and Justin Verlander. Yes … Justin Verlander.
A pitcher won an award typically reserved for position players that grind it out day-in-day out for a 162 game schedule.
Just after the award was announced, I put out this tweet and it’s already garnered 100+ retweets. I guess a lot of folks must agree!
I mean, what does Jose Bautista have to do to win an MVP Award? Check out my full reactions on today’s results over at Blue Jay Hunter.