It wasn’t a difficult vote. Mike Trout had another terrific year. Josh Donaldson was just a little better.
Toronto’s Josh Donaldson won the American League Most Valuable Player Award.
Matt Wieters is certainly pragmatic. He proved that on Friday. Wieters shocked everyone by agreeing to accept the Orioles’ $15.8 million qualifying offer.
Dan Duquette joked that his negotiation with Scott Boras, Matt Wieters’ agent, was the shortest he’d ever had with Boras.
The good news for the Orioles is that they’ve retained Matt Wieters.