The 2017 Player Awards have been announced, and while were some surprises, there were also a few awards that had been virtually locked since August. Continue reading “2017 Player Awards Announced”
The Sandy Koufax Award for 2016 has been presented and the American Eagle League winner is Ricky Rodriguez of Jacksonville.
“It’s always nice to receive an award like this,” said Rodriguez. “I just hope I can improve on my performance next year and be in the running again,” the Ravens star told reporters.
Rodriguez excelled with an impressive 10-4 record in 18 starts. In 143 innings he yielded 123 hits and 20 walks, while striking out 137 and compiling a fine 2.58 ERA.