Detroit Tigers Links: AL MVP glory for Miguel Cabrera

Ezra Shaw

Miguel Cabrera wins the American League MVP over Mike Trout ... by like a lot. Everyone obviously has an opinion about it. The following are a bunch of links about those said opinions. So there's that story and a lot more of that story in today's Morning Prowl

Mike Trout, baseball’s best player, is denied MVP award
HardballTalk, Matthew Pouliot

In handing Miguel Cabrera the American League MVP award, the voters weren't making a statement that Cabrera's four additional points of batting average, his 14 homers or even his 56 RBI made him a better player than Mike Trout last season.

The end of liberty, baseball in America
Baseball Nation, Grant Brisbee

This may be my last post here at Baseball Nation for quite some time, possibly forever.

Here’s how the 28 AL MVP voters explained their choice between Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout
Big League Stew, Kevin Kaduk

So 2012's great American League MVP debate is finally over and Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera is walking home with the hardware after being placed first on 22 of the 28 ballots.

Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera thought computers would keep AL MVP vote with Mike Trout close, Josh Slagter

So did we, Miguel. So did we.

Cabrera: Third base pushed me to work hard
Beck's Blog, Jason Beck

Third base was supposed to be Miguel Cabrera’s downfall in the AL MVP debate. It never got that close.

Miguel Cabrera wins MVP over Mike Trout
ESPN, David Schoenfield

Cabrera won on narrative? Oh OK.

Miguel Cabrera wins MVP; Everybody’s Happy, Sort Of
Walkoff Woodward, Grey Papke

I'm happy. That's all that really matters in my book.

David Price Gets Undeserved Cy Young
Motor City Bengals, Chris Hannum

You might assume, since this is a Tigers site, that I am going to be ranting about how Justin Verlander got robbed.

Spiderman is a Tiger.
Roar of the Tigers, Samara Pearlstein

I'd be happier if Batman were a Tiger, but this will do.

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