Wilson Sporting Goods Award Winners
The postseason honors continue this week as the Wilson Sporting Goods have officially awarded their 2015 MLB Defensive Player of the Year winners tonight. The awards are determined by a program that combines defensive statistics along with advanced metrics and information by scouts and experts.
As you will notice below, these awards were dominated by the National League with just Kevin Pillar of the Toronto Blue Jays representing the American League.
Pitcher: Jacob deGrom, New York Mets
Catcher: Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants
First Base: Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks
Second Base: Dee Gordon, Miami Marlins
Third Base: Nolan Arenado, Colorado Rockies
Left Field: Starling Marte, Pittsburgh Pirates
Center Field: Kevin Pillar, Toronto Blue Jays
Right Field: Jason Heyward, St. Louis Cardinals
Defensive Team of the Year: Arizona Diamondbacks
2015 Overall Defensive Player of the Year: Andrelton Simmons