Ron Gardenhire (Twins) and Bud Black (Padres) won Manager of the Year for their respective leagues.
Gardy, who was the runner up for the award five times, beat out Ron Washington 108-81, receiving 16 first-place votes, eight second-place votes and four third-place tallies. Tony Montana Washington received first, second and third place votes of 10-8-7. Joe Maddon (Rays) and Cito Gaston (Jays) each received one first-place vote.
Congrats to Gardenhire and Black!
Topics: Manager Of The Year