The VORG’s 2014 “Rookie of the Year” Awards

If you’re new to the VORG, please note that we give out our awards not necessarily to the BEST player for each honor, but for the most NOTABLE player. For example, Jose Abreu and Jacob deGrom are the likely and deserving favorites for the Rookie of the Year awards. However, those two gentleman didn’t distinguish … Read more

2013 VORG Rookie of the Year awards

Major League Baseball begins its awards for the 2013 regular season with Monday’s announcement of the respective Rookie of the Year in each league.  Here at the VORG, we have rather unique criteria for our version of the ROY awards.  The winners just have to have done something interesting/quirky. Over in the National League, Brewers’ … Read more

2012 VORG Rookie of the Year awards

Major League Baseball begins its awards for the 2012 regular season with Monday’s announcement of the respective Rookie of the Year in each league.  Here at the VORG, there is no doubt as to the winners. Over in the National League, Reds’ shortstop Didi Gregorius played in eight games and compiled a .300/.300/.300 line in … Read more

2011 VORG Rookie of the Year awards

Major League Baseball begins its awards for the 2011 regular season with today’s announcement of the respective Rookie of the Year in each league.  Here at the VORG, there is no doubt as to the winners. In the American League, Dustin Ackley gets our nod for having 12 distinctly different letters between his first and … Read more