McCutchen beat out the Milwaukee Brewers’ Ryan Braun and World Series Champion catcher Buster Posey for the NL Outstanding Player.
McCutchen was a finalist for the Player of the Year honor with Cabrera and LA Angels’ Mike Trout. In 2012, the Bucs center fielder had 194 hits, put up a .400 OBP along with a .953 OPS. He had 31 home runs, hit 29 doubles and drove in 96 runs. The Gold Glove winner also was charged with just one error.
Here is a complete list of the winners:
Player of the Year: Miguel Cabrera, Detroit Tigers
AL Outstanding Player: Cabrera
NL Outstanding Player: Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh Pirates
NL Outstanding Pitcher: R.A.Dickey, New York Mets
AL Outstanding Pitcher: David Price, Tampa Bay Rays
AL Outstanding Rookie: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels
NL Outstanding Rookie: Todd Frazier, Cincinnati Reds
AL Comeback Player of Year: Adam Dunn, Chicago White Sox
NL Comeback Player of Year: Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants