Presenting your 2010 National League MVP

Yes, I’m busy packing…or finding excuses to avoid packing…but I had to take a little time out to pay tribute to the Reds’ Joey Votto, who was awarded the NL MVP in a big way…31 out of 32 first place votes! I started to get a little doubty on Sunday when the B-R blog asked who should win and the vote was closer than I thought it should have been, but I believe the BBWAA got it right by selecting Votto-matic over Albert Pujols.

Yes, Pujols had a great year, and he is a great player. One of the all-time greats if you ask me. But this year belonged to Cincinnati.

Congratulations Joey…and I hope you join Reds legends Johnny Bench and Joe Morgan as a two-time winner next year!

About JT

Christian. Husband. Dad. 911 dispatcher. Baseball fan. Horror nut. Music nerd. Bookworm. Time Magazine's 2006 Person of the Year.

Posted on November 23, 2010, in baseball, baseball cards and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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