Bannister, Maddon named coaches of the year
Je Bannister was selected the AL Manager of the Year Tuesday after leading the Texas Rangers to a division title in his irst season on the job.
Texas won 88 games this season — 21 wins better than last year — in taking the AL West.
Later, Joe Maddon won the National League honour. He led the Chicago Cubs to the playo s with a regularseason record of 97 65.