There are a lot of
Of course, everybody around here thinks that Buck should have won the award, as did a majority of
Though I probably would have voted for Showalter, I think that justice was done here. Both managers were honored for their terrific seasons and both deserved credit for the great jobs they did confounding the so-called experts and leading their teams to the playoffs. If you want to get parochial about it, Melvin was a member of the "Why Not?" Orioles of 1989, so it's a win-win.
The thing that surprised me about the whole postseason awards process was how little love Dan Duquette got when TSN honored