DC Player Achievement Awards

October 8, 2009

Dave Nichols of the Nationals News Network, and a founder of the Washington, DC chapter of the Internet Baseball Writers Association (DC-IBWA), was kind enough to send over the forms to vote for the 2009 player achievement awards. Here’s the link to the page, below is the final results. I’ve also put stars next to the people I voted for, although since we each got to vote for first, second and third place, they may not match up with the order I put them in.

Goose Goslin Most Valuable Player

Player most valuable to the success of the Washington Nationals:

1st: Ryan Zimmerman* (92 points, 16 first place votes)
2nd: Adam Dunn* (41 points, one first place vote)
3rd: Nyjer Morgan (25 points, three first place votes)
Others: John Lannan* (19), Josh Willingham (3)

Walter Johnson Starting Pitcher of the Year

Excellent performance as a starting pitcher

1st: John Lannan* (96 points, 18 first place votes)
2nd: Jordan Zimmermann* (42 points, two first place votes)
3rd: Craig Stammen* (22 points)
Others: J.D. Martin (6), Garrett Mock (4), Livan Hernandez (3), Ross Detwiler (2)

Frederick “Firpo” Marberry Relief Pitcher of the Year

Excellent performance as a relief pitcher
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