NEW YORK (AP) – New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey has won the NL Comeback Player of the Year award and Texas Rangers designated hitter Prince Fielder has earned the AL honor.READ MORE: Fort Worth Firefighters Save 7 People Trapped Inside Burning Home
Returning from Tommy John surgery that caused him to miss the 2014 season, Harvey was 13-8 with a 2.71 ERA in 29 starts, helping New York reach the World Series for the first time since 2000.READ MORE: Dallas Cowboys Defensive Coordinator Dan Quinn Says He's Staying With The Team For 2022
Fielder hit .305 with 23 homers and 98 RBIs for Texas, which won the AL West for the first time since 2011. He played in 42 games in 2014, when his season ended in mid-May because of a herniated neck disk that needed surgery.
Major League Baseball announced the winners Thursday. The awards, which began in 2005, are voted on by the 30 team beat writers from MLB.com.MORE NEWS: Dallas Homicide Detectives Investigating Fatal Shooting Of Juan Jairo Toran, 19
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