Hall of Fame
In its 2011 Cooperstown vote, the IBWAA selected second baseman Roberto Alomar.
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2011 Season Awards
AL MVP: Curtis Granderson, New York Yankees
NL MVP: Matt Kemp, Los Angeles Dodgers
AL Cy Young: Justin Verlander, Detroit Tigers (unanimous)
NL Cy Young: Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers
AL Rookie: Mark Trumbo, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim; Ivan Nova, New York Yankees (tie)
NL Rookie: Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves
AL Manager: Joe Maddon, Tampa Bay Rays
NL Manager: Kirk Gibson, Arizona Diamondbacks
AL Rollie Fingers Relief Relief Pitcher: Jose Valverde, Detroit Tigers
NL Hoyt Wilhelm Relief Pitcher: Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves
* In 2010, the IBWAA began voting in its own relief pitcher category, establishing the Rollie Fingers American League Relief Pitcher of the Year and the Hoyt Wilhelm National League Relief Pitcher of the Year Awards.