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Joe Maddon

by Jon Sumple | Posted on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011
| 208 baseball fanatics read this article

"Me? AL Manager of the Year?" Yes, Joe Maddon. Yes, indeed. (Brian Blanco/AP)

FILE – In this July 17, 2011 file photo, Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon, left, yells at umpire Chad Fairchild, right, after being tossed from the game for arguing a check swing during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Maddon has been voted the AL Manager of the Year in results announced Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011.

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Stat sheet: Born with a baseball in hand ... threw ball to dad in delivery room ... left-handed. Played ball until elbow blowout in college ... no clue what to do next ... became a sports writer. Season-ticket holder with Florida Marlins from inaugural season until move to Seattle in 2009 ... learning to love the Mariners.



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