Hideki Matsui's absence on two AL Rookie of the Year ballots was nothing less than absurd.
Who's going to win the NBA's rookie of the year award? Al Horford thinks it's going to be ... Al Horford.
Kevin Durant has the potential and the popularity, but the top rookie so far has been Atlanta's Al Horford.
It's a great year for baseball rookies, but none crack the Page 2 list of greatest rookie seasons of all time.