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Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez wins his second Silver Slugger Award
Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez wins his second Silver Slugger Award

Pretty sure this qualifies as a decent week for Adrian Gonzalez. Two days after earning his fourth Gold Glove Award, he was named the National League Silver Slugger winner for best hitting first baseman. Gonzalez becomes just the fourth Dodger to win the Silver Slugger and Gold Glove awards in the same season, joining Dusty Baker (1981), Russell Martin (2007) and Matt Kemp (2009, 2011). He is the only player to win both for 2014. The Silver Slugger Award started in 1980 and is voted on by managers and coaches. It is the second career Silver Slugger Award for Gonzalez, who won in 2011 in the American League with the Red Sox. He’s only the third Dodgers’ first baseman...

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