Buster Posey, Andrew McCutchen, Ryan Braun and the wild National League MVP race.
Relief pitchers, even the great ones, are rarely given serious consideration for Cy Young or MVP. The time has come to establish a new major award.
From Most Valuable Players to Cy Youngs to Cy Yuks, it's time for Jayson Stark to start doling out his annual midseason awards.
Jayson Stark's first half Cy Youngs and Yuks, MVPs and LVPs, rookies, managers and much more.
In winning his fourth straight MVP award, Barry Bonds had a remarkable year and put aside tremendous scrutiny.
Barry Bonds continues to amaze with the numbers he puts up, and is clearly playing on a level all his own.
We have the MVP and LVPs; Cy Youngs and Cy Yuks, tops managers and rookies for a memorable 2004 season.
Some choices are easy: Eric Gagne for NL Cy Young. But other picks will surprise, especially AL MVP.