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Votto wins Canada's Lou Marsh Award for '17
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Reds first baseman Joey Votto’s excellent 2017 season on the field might not have earned him any postseason baseball awards, but it was recognized as very significant for his country.

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Votto wins Lou Marsh Award as Canada's top athlete
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Narrowly missing out on this year’s National League MVP didn’t stop Joey Votto from being honored by his home and native land. The Cincinnati Reds first baseman was named the winner of the Lou Marsh Trophy as Canada’s top athlete of 2017 on Tuesday, as awarded by a voting body of Canadian sports journalists. This […]

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Kershaw wins 4th Spahn Award as top lefty
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For the fourth time, Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw was named winner of the Warren Spahn Award, given annually to the best left-handed pitcher in the Major Leagues.

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Sheldon Ocker wins Hall of Fame's Spink Award
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) Sheldon Ocker, who covered the Cleveland Indians from 1981-2013 for the Akron Beacon Journal in Ohio, has won the J.G. Taylor Spink Award for meritorious contributions to baseball writing.

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Ocker honored as 2018 Spink Award recipient
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After 33 seasons of covering the Indians, Sheldon Ocker is the 2018 winner of the J.G. Taylor Spink Award, one of the highest honors in baseball writing.

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Dias honored with Fishel Award
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Astros vice president of communications Gene Dias was named the recipient of the 2017 Robert O. Fishel Award for Public Relations Excellence during Winter Meetings on Monday.

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Astros' Gene Dias wins Fishel award for MLB public relations
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Gene Dias of the World Series champion Houston Astros has won the Robert O. Fishel Award for public relations excellence in the major leagues. Dias has been with the Astros for nine seasons after nearly 20 years with Philadelphia that included time in the media relations department followed by a stint

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Diekman honored with Hutch Award
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Rangers pitcher Jake Diekman has been selected as the recipient of the 53rd Hutch Award and will be honored on Jan. 24 in Seattle. Diekman is the first Rangers player to receive the honor.

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Bettis earns prestigious Conigliaro Award
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Rockies right-handed pitcher Chad Bettis’ inspiring return from a battle with testicular cancer has earned him the 2017 Tony Conigliaro Award.

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Beyoncé Presents Colin Kaepernick With SI’s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award | Sports Illustrated
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See an exclusive preview of Colin Kaepernick accepting the 2017 Muhammad Ali Legacy Award at the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year ceremony. You can watch his full speech on Friday, Dec. 8 at 8 p.m. ET on the NBC Sports network. Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSI Follow the latest NFL news and highlights, with updates […]

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Carew to receive Lifetime Achievement award
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Hall of Famer Rod Carew will add another honor to his lengthy list of accomplishments, as he’s set to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the inaugural Minnesota Sports Awards on Dec. 13 at Target Center.

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Kluber receives Bob Feller Man of Year Award
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Corey Kluber has rewritten several sections of the Indians’ record book with his pitching prowess over the past few seasons. His latest campaign led to his second career American League Cy Young Award — something no player had achieved before in Cleveland’s long, storied history.

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