Paul Molitor Wins 2017 AL Manager of Year Award

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Bleacher Report—The Minnesota Twins' Paul Molitor was announced Tuesday as the winner of the 2017 American League Manager of the Year Award.  The Baseball Writers Association of America confirmed Molitor's win after he led the Twins to an 85-77 record and an unexpected berth in the MLB playoffs. Molitor took home 18 of a possible 30 first-place votes, with the Cleveland Indians' Terry Francona raking in 11. The Houston Astros' A.J. Hinch was the only other skipper to secure a first-place vote.  Minnesota...

MLB Awards: Twins' Paul Molitor wins 2017 AL Manager of the Year. Molitor guided Minnesota to a wild-card berth in 2017