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Matt Williams, Buck Showalter are managers of year in MLB
Matt Williams, Buck Showalter are managers of year in MLB

Matt Williams, who led the Washington Nationals to the best record in the National League in his first season as a manager, and Buck Showalter, who led the Baltimore Orioles to their first division championship since 1997, were honored Tuesday as managers of the year. The Angels' Mike Scioscia finished second in the American League vote, followed by Ned Yost of the AL champion Kansas City Royals. Voting closed at the end of the regular season. Showalter got 25 of 30 first-place votes, with Scioscia receiving four. Lloyd McClendon of the Seattle Mariners, who finished fourth in the balloting, got the other first-place vote. In the NL, Clint Hurdle of the Pittsburgh Pirates finished...

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