Manny Machado and Andrelton Simmons Win 2013 Rawlings Platinum Glove Awards

Posted on January 2, 2014

Manny Machado and Andrelton Simmons win Rawlings first Platinum Glove Awards

Manny Machado and Andrelton Simmons have been named winners of the inaguural 2013 Rawlings Platinum Glove Awards. Machado is the third baseman for the Baltimore Orioles. Simmons plays shortstop for the Atlanta Braves. The winners were presented by Gold Sport Collectibles at The Plaza Hotel in Manhattan.

Machado's 32.4 score on the SABR Defensive Index (SDI) topped all of baseball in 2013. You can view his fielding stats here. Simmons' SDI of 29.3 was the highest in the National League. His fielding stats are located here.

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