Trevor Story was named the Rockies’ choice for the 2018 Hustle and Coronary heart Award on Tuesday morning, an honor bestowed on gamers “who exhibit a ardour for the sport of baseball and greatest embody the values, spirit and traditions of the sport.”
The annual award is introduced by the Main League Baseball Gamers Alumni Affiliation (MLBPAA) and is the one award in main league baseball that’s voted on by former gamers.
From every of the membership’s 30 alternatives for the award, the general winner will probably be introduced on Nov. eight in New York Metropolis. Final 12 months’s winner was Yankees’ outfielder Brett Gardner.
This season, Story — who just lately went deep in his first all-star look — is hitting .293 with 20 house runs and 68 RBIs along with flashing Gold Glove-caliber protection within the discipline.