All MLB Best 2019



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All MLB Team - Best of 2019

 

By David A. Avila

It finally happened.

Major League Baseball under the recommendation of MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred set forth the first vote for an all Major League Baseball team decided at the end of the year.

Unlike the MLB All Star team that is picked during the mid-season, the all MLB team is decided at the end of the regular season by both fans and a committee of baseball insiders.

The three best outfielders are selected regardless of their position. Five starting pitchers and two relief pitchers are also picked. There were a couple of very close decisions to make including the shortstop position and third base. But with a second all MLB team also selected to makes this inaugural list very fair.

Here is the very first all MLB team in 2019:


First Team All MLB 2019


Catcher – JT Realmuto, Philadelphia Phillies

First Base – Pete Alonso, New York Mets

Second Base – DJ LeMahieu, New York Yankees

Third Base – Anthony Rendon, Washington Nationals

Shortstop – Xander Bogaerts, Boston Red Sox

Outfield – Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels

Outfield – Cody Bellinger, Los Angeles Dodgers

Outfield – Christian Yelich, Milwaukee Brewers

Designated Hitter – Nelson Cruz, Minnesota Twins

Starting Pitcher – Gerrit Cole, Houston Astros

Starting Pitcher – Justin Verlander, Houston Astros

Starting Pitcher – Stephen Strasburg, Washington Nationals

Starting Pitcher – Max Scherzer, Washington Nationals

Starting Pitcher – Jacob DeGrom, New York Mets

Relief Pitcher – Josh Hader, Milwaukee Brewers

Relief Pitcher – Kirby Yates, San Diego Padres

 

Second Team All MLB 2019

 

Catcher – Yasmani Grandal, Milwaukee Brewers

First Base – Freddie Freeman, Atlanta Braves

Second Base – Jose Altuve, Houston Astros

Third Base – Alex Bregman, Houston Astros

Shortstop – Marcus Semien, Oakland A’s

Outfield – Mookie Betts, Boston Red Sox

Outfield – Ronald Acuna Jr., Atlanta Braves

Outfield – Juan Soto, Washington Nationals

Designated Hitter – Yordan Alvarez, Houston Astros

Starting Pitcher – Zack Greinke, Houston Astros

Starting Pitcher – Hyun-Jin Ryu, Los Angeles Dodgers

Starting Pitcher – Jack Flaherty, St. Louis Cardinals

Starting Pitcher – Charlie Morton, Tampa Bay Rays

Starting Pitcher – Mike Soroka, Atlanta Braves

Relief Pitcher – Aroldis Chapman, New York Yankees

Relief Pitcher – Liam Hendriks , Oakland A’s

 






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