Beating the AL MVP argument to death … but it actually ends up being more so an argument against Justin Verlander, Jacoby Ellsbury and Curtis Granderson.
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.
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Just venturing a guess … 37.
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