Jose Abreu


2014 record: 73-89, 4th place in AL Central

Manager: Robin Ventura, 4th season

Estimated 2015 payroll: $117 million


Chicago’s Jose Abreu was unanimously named the American League Rookie of the Year on Monday night.


NEW YORK (AP) -- Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu was a unanimous winner of the AL Rookie of the Year award, and New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom won the NL honor.