Vote for your favorite Tribe players in MLB’s GIBBY awards!
The Indians are well-represented in the 2014 edition of the GIBBYs, or Major League Baseball’s Greatness in Baseball Yearly Awards.
The awards are given based on votes, media, front-office personnel, MLB alumni, fans and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Those Tribe players nominated are:
- MVP: Michael Brantley
- Hitter: Brantley
- Pitcher: Corey Kluber
- Breakout player: Kluber, Carlos Carrasco
- Play: Michael Bourn catch, May 27
- Outfield throw: Mike Aviles, July 13
- Hitting performance: Lonnie Chisenhall’s 9-RBI night on June 9
- Aug. 5: Two balls on the field at Progressive Field vs. Cincinnati
- May 22: Chisenhall bunt single to right field
- Walk-off: Balkoff vs. the Tigers, May 21
- Cut4 topic: Jim Thome statue unveiling, Aug. 2