Pedroia-American league MVP

One year after winning the rookie of the year award- 25 year old Red Sox 2nd baseman Dustin Pedroia has won the Americal league Most valuable PLayer award by garbering 16 out of 28 1st place votes. The Twins Justin Morneau finished 2nd, Kevin Youkilis finished 3rd getting 2 1st place votes.

Pedroia who is the 5th lowest paid player on the Red Sox team at 457,000 dollars a year earlier this off season was given the silver slugger award which is given to the best hitter at his position along with the gold glove award which is given to the best defensive player at his position.

-MD

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One Response

  1. Nobody but nobody in baseball deserves this more than Pedroia. A spark plug for this team….you bet. Hard working, hard nosed, all baseball!!!!

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