Five Yankees named Silver Slugger Award finalists

Aaron Judge hypes up crowd after walk off to clinch playoffs

Aaron Judge hypes up crowd after walk off to clinch playoffs

Although the offense was the Yankees’ greatest frustration this season, the Yankees still have 5 Silver Slugger Award finalists.

Amongst them are Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton, both of whom brought the Yankees from August through completion of the routine season. Judge’s .287 average was the very best of his profession, while his 39 homers and 98 RBI were his second-best marks. Stanton struck 35 crowning achievement and drove in 97 runs. In his last 54 video games, he acquired a .984 OPS.

DJ LeMahieu was called a finalist amongst 2nd basemen, along with Marcus Semien (TOR), Jose Altuve (HOU), and Jorge Polanco (MINUTES). Gary Sanchez, who struck 23 crowning achievement, might win his 2nd Silver Slugger Award if he can vanquish Salvador Perez (KC) and Mike Zunino (TB).

Joey Gallo was likewise called a finalist amongst designated players, regardless of having just 9 hits as a DH this previous season.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.