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Neftali Feliz, Buster Posey win Rookie of the Year awards

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Rangers closer Neftali Feliz won the AL Rookie of the Year award, easily beating out former Yankees prospect (and current Tigers outfielder) Austin Jackson. Feliz, who set the rookie saves record with 40, was named first on 20 of the 28 ballots cast. He’s the third closer to win the award in the past six years.

Giants catcher Buster Posey took the NL award, also getting 20 first-place votes. Braves slugger Jason Heyward was second in the NL with nine first-place votes.

For complete ballots, check out the official web site of the Baseball Writers Association of America right here [2].