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Jose Altuve tops Aaron Judge for American League MVP Award

CLOSE MLB awards season is here. Take a look at all the 2017 winners. USA TODAY SportsJose Altuve is a three-time batting champion.(Photo: Thomas Shea, USA TODAY Sports)As a three-time batting champ and four-time American League hits leader, Jose Altuve long ago erased an...

Astros' Jose Altuve wins AL MVP Award

Altuve, who joins Bagwell as the only MVPs in the franchise's 56-year history, finished first in balloting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America ahead of Aaron Judge of the Yankees. AL MVP Award voting Jose Altuve, HOU 27 3       405 Aaron Judge, NYY 2 27 1 ...

Judge, Bellinger clear choices

The only major question was whether it would be unanimous -- and it was. Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger are baseball's Rookies of the Year, after their record-setting home run binges left no need for any dissenting opinions. Judge led the American League with 52 home runs, the m...

DeJong finishes second behind Dodgers' Bellinger for NL Rookie of the Year honors

The only major question was whether it would be unanimous — and it was. Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger are baseball’s Rookies of the Year for 2017 after their record-setting home run binges eliminated any reasonable competition for the honors. Judge led the American League w...

Kaepernick is GQ’s ‘Citizen of the Year’

Kaepernick is GQ’s ‘Citizen of the Year’ San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and free safety Eric Reid (35) kneel during the playing of the national anthem before a NFL ga...

Aaron Judge Wins A.L. Rookie Of The year

The only major question was whether it would be unanimous _ and it was. Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger are baseball’s Rookies of the Year for 2017 after their record-setting home run binges el...

Judge, Bellinger unanimous picks as Rookies of the Year

The only major question was whether it would be unanimous - and it was. Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger are baseball's Rookies of the Year for 2017 after their record-setting home run binges elim...

NFL: Former QB Kaepernick is GQ's 'Citizen of the Year'

WASHINGTON (AFP) -  Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who began kneeling during the US national anthem last year to protest police brutality against Africa...

Recognized among legends Ali, Robinson, ex-QB Colin Kaepernick named GQ's 'Citizen of the Year'

Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who began kneeling during the U.S. national anthem last year to protest police brutality against African-Americans, was named “Citiz...

Tributes pour in after former All-Star pitcher Roy Halladay dies in plane crash

Tributes have poured in for former baseball star Roy Halladay, who was killed at the age of 40 when his plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday. Halladay was piloting an ICON A5 single-...

Former star pitcher dies in plane crash

Halladay worked tirelessly to become a dominant pitcher, winning a Cy Young Award in each league and tossing a perfect game and a postseason no-hitter in the same year for the Philadelphia Philli...