Angels' Shoemaker is AL Pitcher, Rookie of the Month
09/03/2014 6:05 PM
09/03/2014 6:08 PM
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Los Angeles Angels right-hander Matt Shoemaker was named the American League Pitcher and Rookie of the Month on Wednesday.
Shoemaker went 6-1 over seven appearances for the AL West-leading Angels in August, including six starts. He had a 1.31 ERA and 38 strikeouts with just six walks in 41 1/3 innings.
He is just the fourth pitcher to win both awards in the same month.
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