BALTIMORE; 4:19 p.m. ET – Two Orioles have been awarded Greatest in Baseball Yearly Awards.
The annual GIBBYs were announced on Tuesday afternoon at the Major League Baseball Winter Meetings.
Manny Machado won the award for Play of the Year for his magnificent stop in foul territory against the New York Yankees on July 7th.
The 21-year-old fired from across the infield to first baseman Chris Davis for the out.
Machado also won a Gold Glove Award.
Davis, who established a new Orioles record with 53 home runs this year, won the award for Breakout Hitter.
This year, Davis was also selected to go the All-Star Game, he won a Silver Slugger Award and was a finalist for a Gold Glove Award.
Davis finished third in the American League Most Valuable Player Award voting conducted by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America.
Watch Manny Machdo’s Play of the Year below, after the jump…
Source: Baltimore Orioles
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