Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera was voted American League Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive season, and Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen won the National League award.
San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey probably will be lost for the rest of the Major League Baseball season after breaking his leg in a home-plate collision last night against the Florida Marlins.
San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey topped Atlanta Braves outfielder Jason Heyward in voting for the National League Rookie of the Year Award, while Texas Rangers relief pitcher Neftali Feliz earned the honor in the American League.
Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees has Major League Baseball’s best-selling jersey over the second half of the season, the final chance for fans to snatch up his No. 42 before the sport’s all-time saves leader retires.
The anesthesiolgists’ ball in December 2010 was already raging when Dr. Thomas Elardo and his wife arrived. It was 11 p.m., and the Opera House in downtown Los Gatos, California, was packed with nurses and doctors dancing to ’80s covers by The Microbes, an all-doctor band. Elardo climbed the stairs to the mezzanine bar and was immediately gladhanded by Bobby Sarnevesht, a local entrepreneur, and orthopedist Samir Sharma, who pulled Elardo aside.