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Myers, Archer finalists for AL ROY, Fernandez finalist in NL

Posted Nov 5, 2013 by Roger Mooney

Updated Nov 5, 2013 at 07:19 PM

Wil Myers and Chris Archer were named finalists for the Baseball Writers’ Association of America’s annual American League rookie of the year award Tuesday night.

Alonso High product Jose Fernandez of the Marlins is a finalist in the National League.

Myers was voted AL rookie of the year by major league players in two separate votes. Same with Fernandez. The two are the front-runners for the awards.

Fernandez is vying with Cardinals pitcher Shelby Miller and Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig.

Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias joins Myers and Archer in the AL.

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