MVP: Albert Pujols, Cardinals. This time, there will be no debate.
Cy Young: Chris Carpenter, Cardinals. I pick him every year.
Rookie: Troy Tulowitzki, Rockies. The game's next outstanding shortstop.
Manager: Grady Little, Dodgers. 92-win average in three seasons with Red Sox and Dodgers.
Batting champ: Chase Utley, Phillies.
Comeback player: Josh Hamilton, Reds.
Bounceback player: Tim Hudson, Braves.
Breakout player: Stephen Drew, Diamondbacks.
Manager most in trouble: Clint Hurdle, Rockies.
Biggest name traded at deadline: Ken Griffey Jr., Reds.
MVP: Alex Rodriguez, Yankees. In unreal physical condition.
Cy Young: Johan Santana, Twins. Duh.
Rookie: Alex Gordon, Royals. Dice-K and Delmon Young worthy challengers.
Manager: Mike Scioscia, Angels. Deserving every season.
Comeback player: Darin Erstad, White Sox.
Bounceback player: Mark Buehrle, White Sox.
Breakout player: Felix Hernandez, Mariners.
Batting champ: Robinson Cano, Yankees.
Manager most in trouble: Mike Hargrove, Mariners.
Biggest name traded at deadline: Mike Sweeney, Royals.