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2012 American League Awards, All-Stars and Other Leaders

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League Awards

Batting stats are G BA/OBP/SLG Pitching stats are W-L ERA, SO.

Award-Winners Complete Voting Results

Most Valuable Player Award

Miguel Cabrera
DET 161 G .330/.393/.606

Cy Young Award

David Price
TBR 20-5, 2.56, 205 SO

Rookie of the Year Award

Mike Trout
LAA 139 G .326/.399/.564

Manager of the Year Award

Bob Melvin

Triple Crown

Miguel Cabrera
DET 161 G .330/.393/.606
Batting Champion
  (highest BA as recognized at time) (List of Winners)
Miguel Cabrera
DET 161 G .330/.393/.606
ERA Pitching Champion
  (lowest ERA as recognized at time) (List of Winners)
David Price
TBR 20-5, 2.56, 205 SO

Rolaids Reliever of the Year

Jim Johnson
BAL 2-1 (51 SV), 2.49, 41 SO

ALCS MVP

Delmon Young - S

Hank Aaron Award

Miguel Cabrera
DET 161 G .330/.393/.606

Gold Glove Winners (history)

PitcherJeremy Hellickson and Jake Peavy
CatcherMatt Wieters
First BaseMark Teixeira
Second BaseRobinson Cano
Third BaseAdrian Beltre
ShortstopJ.J. Hardy
LeftFieldAlex Gordon
CenterFieldAdam Jones
RightFieldJosh Reddick

Silver Slugger Winners (history)

CatcherA.J. Pierzynski CHW 135 G .278/.326/.501
First BasePrince Fielder DET 162 G .313/.412/.528
Second BaseRobinson Cano NYY 161 G .313/.379/.550
Third BaseMiguel Cabrera DET 161 G .330/.393/.606
ShortstopDerek Jeter NYY 159 G .316/.362/.429
OutfieldJosh Hamilton TEX 148 G .285/.354/.577
Mike Trout LAA 139 G .326/.399/.564
Josh Willingham MIN 145 G .260/.366/.524

League All-Stars

All Star Directory · (* - indicates they played)
Box Score and Play-by-Play

Starters
P. Justin Verlander (DET)
C. Mike Napoli (TEX)
1B. Prince Fielder (DET)
2B. Robinson Cano (NYY)
3B. Adrian Beltre (TEX)
SS. Derek Jeter (NYY)
LF. Josh Hamilton (TEX)
CF. Curtis Granderson (NYY)
RF. Jose Bautista (TOR)
DH. David Ortiz (BOS)

 
Elvis Andrus* (TEX)
Billy Butler* (KCR)
Asdrubal Cabrera* (CLE)
Miguel Cabrera* (DET)
Ryan Cook* (OAK)
Yu Darvish (TEX)
Adam Dunn (CHW)
Matt Harrison* (TEX)
Felix Hernandez (SEA)
 
Jim Johnson* (BAL)
Adam Jones* (BAL)
Ian Kinsler* (TEX)
Paul Konerko* (CHW)
Joe Mauer* (MIN)
Joe Nathan* (TEX)
Jake Peavy (CHW)
Chris Perez (CLE)
David Price* (TBR)
 
Fernando Rodney* (TBR)
CC Sabathia (NYY)
Chris Sale* (CHW)
Mike Trout* (LAA)
Mark Trumbo* (LAA)
Jered Weaver* (LAA)
Matt Wieters* (BAL)
C.J. Wilson (LAA)

AL Other Leaders

Glossary · Hold mouse over statistic name to see description

For batting rate stats, generally a minimum of 3.1 Plate Appearances/G, 1.0 IP/G, 0.67 Gm and Chances/Team Game (fielding), 0.2 SB att/Team Game (catchers), and 0.1 SB att/Team Game (baserunners only since 1951), and 0.1 decision/G for single-season leaderboards generally needed for rate statistics. For pitcher fielding the minimums are reduced by a third. For LF, CF, RF fielding stats, we only have reliable data since 1954, so all leaders are since 1954. Explanation of min. requirements



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