Comeback Player of the Year

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Players Pick McCutchen Over Posey As NL Player Of The Year

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey has been named Comeback Player of the Year by his fellow Major League Baseball players, but was beaten out for National League Outstanding Player honors by Pittsburgh outfielder Andrew McCutchen.


Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by teammates after he scored on a home run by Hunter Pence #8 in the second inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park on September 27, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Buster Posey Named NL Comeback Player Of The Year has revealed its Comeback Player of the Year for both the National and American Leagues. The NL winner is Giants catcher Buster Posey, while the AL winner is Rays closer Fernando Rodney.