The final IBWAA awards: Angels’ Trumbo ties for AL rookie; D’backs Gibson wins NL manager

The final MLB awards as voted upon by the Internet Baseball Writers Association of America:

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== American League Rookie of the Year:
1st : Mark Trumbo, Angels, and Ivan Nova, N.Y. Yankees (tie)
3rd: Eric Hosmer, KC

== National League Rookie of the Year:
1st: Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta
2nd: Freddie Freeman, Atlanta
3rd: Danny Espinosa, Washington

== American League Comeback Player of the Year:
1st: Jacoby Ellsbury, Boston
2nd: Melky Cabrera, Kansas City, and Casey Kotchman, Tampa Bay (tie)

== National League Comeback Player of the Year:
1st: Lance Berkman, St Louis
2nd: Ryan Vogelsong, San Francisco
3rd: Carlos Beltran, N.Y. Mets/San Francisco

== American League Manager of the Year:
1st: Joe Maddon, Tampa Bay
2nd: Jim Leyland, Detroit
3rd: Ron Washington, Texas

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== National League Manager of the Year:
1st: Kirk Gibson, Arizona
2nd: Ron Roenicke, Milwaukee
3rd: Fredi Gonzalez, Atlanta

== American League Executive of the Year:
1st: Andrew Friedman, Tampa Bay
2nd: Dave Dombrowski, Detroit
3rd: Jon Daniels, Texas

== National League Executive of the Year:
1st: Doug Melvin, Milwaukee
2nd: Kevin Towers, Arizona
3rd: Ruben Amaro, Philadelphia

== American League “Rollie Fingers” Top Relief PItcher:

1st: Jose Valverde, Detroit
2nd: Mariano Rivera, N.Y. Yankees
3rd: Jonathan Papelbon, Boston

== National League “Hoyt Wilhelm” Top Relief Pitcher:

1st: Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta
2nd: John Axford, Milwaukee
3rd: J.J. Putz, Arizona

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