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Players of the Year: D-backs Organization

Players of the Year: D-backs Organization

The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Josh Whitesell and Cesar Valdez for their 2008 Minor League Player and Pitcher of the Year. Those two players both enjoyed fantastic seasons, but we settled on different choices.

Position Player of the Year - OF Evan Frey Joshua Whitesell went from streaky in the first half of the season to dominant in the second after an adjustment in his swing.  His post-All-Star break percentages of .399/.497/.696 were truly remarkable, and he may be the most powerful left-handed bat in the entire system.  Of course, Whitesell's success isn't entirely shocking.  He posted a... Recommended Stories

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