GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO)-- David Dahl's MVP trophy from the Pioneer League is now his second favorite award.
On Friday, Dahl, the Colorado Rockies first round pick in the 2012 MLB Draft, was named Baseball America Magazine's Player of the Year for all rookie leagues in the MLB.
Dahl led the Grand Junction Rockies with a .379 average, and he tied for first in RBI with 57 in 67 games.
However, he wasn't the only GJ Rockie to make the cut. Starting pitcher Eddie Butler was named to the national All-Star team. Butler was 7-1 in 12 starts for the Rockies. He was second on the team in ERA with 2.13.
KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.