LOS ANGELES, October 29, 2013 — There may not be a World Series game today, but there is still news to report. The Golden Glove Awards, which are awarded to the best fielder in each league at each position, were announced on Tuesday.
The 18 awards were given to players from only ten different teams with Baltimore and Kansas City have three winners each. Boston, St. Louis, Arizona, and Colorado each had two winners.
St. Louis catcher, Yadier Molina won his sixth straight Gold Glove award, while Cincinnati’s Brandon Phillips won the fourth in his career at second base for the National League.
In the American League, Boston’s Dustin Pedroia and Shane Victorino won their third and fourth Gold Gloves, respectively. R.A. Dickey surprisingly won his first Gold Glove at the ripe young age of 39.
Catcher: Yadier Molina, StL
First Base: Paul Goldschmidt, ARI
Second Base: Brandon Phillips, CIN
Third Base: Nolan Arenado, COL
Short Stop: Andrelton Simmons, ATL
Left Field: Carlos Gonzalez, COL
Center Field: Carlos Gomez, MIL
Right Field: Gerardo Parra, ARI
Pitcher: Adam Wainwright, StL
Catcher: Salvador Perez, KC
First Base: Eric Hosmer, KC
Second Base: Dustin Pedroia, BOS
Third Base: Manny Machado, BAL
Shortstop: J.J. Hardy, BAL
Left Field: Alex Gordon, KC
Center Field: Adam Jones, BAL
Right Field: Shane Victorino, BOS
Pitcher: R.A. Dickey, TOR
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