MLB Announces Finalists for Year-End Awards

MLB Announces Finalists for MVP, Rookie of the Year, Cy Young Award and Manager of the Year

The finalists for MLB’s four major end-of-season awards — Rookie of the Year, Manager of the Year, Cy Young Award and Most Valuable Player — were revealed on Monday.

The 2021 award winners for each league will be announced next week, starting at 6 p.m. ET each day:

• Monday, Nov. 15: Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year Award
• Tuesday, Nov. 16: Manager of the Year Award
• Wednesday, Nov. 17: Cy Young Award
• Thursday, Nov. 18: Most Valuable Player Award

American League

Vladimir Guerrero Jr., 1B, Blue Jays

Shohei Ohtani, RHP/DH, Angels
Marcus Semien, 2B, Blue Jays

National League

Bryce Harper, OF, Phillies

Juan Soto, OF, Nationals

Fernando Tatis Jr., SS, Padres

Cy Young

American League

Gerrit Cole, RHP, Yankees

Lance Lynn, RHP, White Sox

Robbie Ray, LHP, Blue Jays

National League

Corbin Burnes, RHP, Brewers

Max Scherzer, RHP, Nationals/Dodgers

Zack Wheeler, RHP, Phillies

Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year

American League

Randy Arozarena, OF, Rays

Wander Franco, SS, Rays

Luis Garcia, RHP, Astros

National League

Dylan Carlson, OF, Cardinals

Jonathan India, 2B, Reds

Trevor Rogers, LHP, Marlins

Manager of the Year

American League

Dusty Baker, Astros

Kevin Cash, Rays

Scott Servais, Mariners
2021 AL MOY Award finalists

National League

Craig Counsell, Brewers

Gabe Kapler, Giants

Mike Shildt, Cardinals


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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]