• Javier Baez and Jose Abreu win 2018 Silver Slugger Awards

    12 days ago - By WGN TV

    CHICAGO - When it comes to hitting, these two players were not only among the best in the Windy City, but also all of Major League Baseball.
    On Thursday, Javier Baez and Jose Abreu were honored for their efforts at the plate during the 2018 season.
    The Cubs' second baseman and the White Sox first baseman were each named recipients of the Silver Slugger Award - given out by Louisville Slugger to the best hitter at a position in the American and National leagues.
    Baez earned the award for the first time in his career and became the 11th in Cubs' history to come home with the award. He's only...
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  • 2018 Silver Slugger awards: J.D. Martinez becomes first player to win two awards in one season

    12 days ago - By CBS Sports

    The award goes to the best hitter at each position in each league, as determined by MLB coaches and managers
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  • Silver Slugger Awards 2018: JD Martinez becomes first player to win at two different positions

    Silver Slugger Awards 2018: JD Martinez becomes first player to win at two different positions

    12 days ago - By Sporting News

    Martinez took home the award as the American League designated hitter and as an outfielder.
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