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Rookie of the Year Award Winners

* indicates unanimous selection

Year

American League

Team

Position

1999

Carlos Beltran

KC

OF

1998

Ben Grieve

Oak

OF

1997

Nomar Garciaparra*

Bos

SS

1996

Derek Jeter*

NY

SS

1995

Marty Cordova

Min

OF

1994

Bob Hamelin

KC

DH

1993

Tim Salmon*

Cal

OF

1992

Pat Listach

Mil

SS

1991

Chuck Knoblauch

Min

2B

1990

Sandy Alomar Jr.*

Cle

C

1989

Gregg Olson

Bal

P

1988

Walt Weiss

Oak

SS

1987

Mark McGwire*

Oak

1B

1986

Jose Canseco

Oak

OF

1985

Ozzie Guillen

Chi

SS

1984

Alvin Davis

Sea

1B

1983

Ron Kittle

Chi

OF

1982

Cal Ripken

Bal

SS

1981

Dave Righetti

NY

P

1980

Joe Charboneau

Cle

OF

1979

John Castino

Min

3B

1979

Alfredo Griffin

Tor

SS

1978

Lou Whitaker

Det

2B

1977

Eddie Murray

Bal

DH

1976

Mark Fidrych

Det

P

1975

Fred Lynn

Bos

OF

1974

Mike Hargrove

Tex

1B

1973

Al Bumbry

Bal

OF

1972

Carlton Fisk*

Bos

C

1971

Chris Chambliss

Cle

1B

1970

Thurman Munson

NY

C

1969

Lou Piniella

KC

OF

1968

Stan Bahnsen

NY

P

1967

Rod Carew

Min

2B

1966

Tommie Agee

Chi

OF

1965

Curt Blefary

Bal

OF

1964

Tony Oliva

Min

OF

1963

Gary Peters

Chi

P

1962

Tom Tresh

NY

SS

1961

Don Schwall

Bos

P

1960

Ron Hansen

Bal

SS

1959

Bobby Allison

Was

OF

1958

Albie Pearson

Was

OF

1957

Tony Kubek

NY

OF

1956

Luis Aparicio

Chi

SS

1955

Herb Score

Cle

P

1954

Bob Grim

NY

P

1953

Harvey Kuenn

Det

SS

1952

Harry Byrd

Phi

P

1951

Gil McDougald

NY

3B

1950

Walt Dropo

Bos

1B

1949

Roy Sievers

StL

OF

Year

Major Leagues

Team

Position

1948

Alvin Dark

Bos-A

SS

1947

Jackie Robinson

Bro-N

1B

Year

National League

Team

Position

1999

Scott Williamson

Cin

P

1998

Kerry Wood

Chi

P

1997

Scott Rolen*

Phi

3B

1996

Todd Hollandsworth

LA

OF

1995

Hideo Nomo

LA

P

1994

Raul Mondesi*

LA

OF

1993

Mike Piazza*

LA

C

1992

Eric Karros

LA

1B

1991

Jeff Bagwell

Hou

1B

1990

Dave Justice

Atl

1B

1989

Jerome Walton

Chi

OF

1988

Chris Sabo

Cin

3B

1987

Benito Santiago*

SD

C

1986

Todd Worrell

StL

P

1985

Vince Coleman*

StL

OF

1984

Dwight Gooden

NY

P

1983

Darryl Strawberry

NY

OF

1982

Steve Sax

LA

2B

1981

Fernando Valenzuela

LA

P

1980

Steve Howe

LA

P

1979

Rick Sutcliffe

LA

P

1978

Bob Horner

Atl

3B

1977

Andre Dawson

Mon

OF

1976

Butch Metzger

SD

P

1976

Pat Zachry

Cin

P

1975

John Montefusco

SF

P

1974

Bake McBride

StL

OF

1973

Gary Matthews

SF

OF

1972

Jon Matlack

NY

P

1971

Earl Williams

Atl

C

1970

Carl Morton

Mon

P

1969

Ted Sizemore

LA

2B

1968

Johnny Bench

Cin

C

1967

Tom Seaver

NY

P

1966

Tommy Helms

Cin

3B

1965

Jim Lefebvre

LA

2B

1964

Dick Allen

Phi

3B

1963

Pete Rose

Cin

2B

1962

Ken Hubbs

Chi

2B

1961

Billy Williams

Chi

OF

1960

Frank Howard

LA

OF

1959

Willie McCovey*

SF

1B

1958

Orlando Cepeda*

SF

1B

1957

Jack Sanford

Phi

P

1956

Frank Robinson*

Cin

OF

1955

Bill Virdon

StL

OF

1954

Wally Moon

StL

OF

1953

Jim Gilliam

Bro

2B

1952

Joe Black

Bro

P

1951

Willie Mays

NY

OF

1950

Sam Jethroe

Bos

OF

1949

Don Newcombe

Bro

P