Kimbrel, Hellickson chosen as MLB's rookies of the year
Published 11/15/2011, Associated Press
Craig Kimbrel overpowered hitters with his rocket right arm, then overwhelmed rivals in the NL Rookie of the Year voting. If only, the Atlanta Braves’ closer figured, his final outing could’ve gone better. Kimbrel unanimously won the NL honor on Monday, with Tampa Bay pitcher Jeremy Hellickson a clear choice as the top rookie in the AL.Word count: 858
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