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BEST HITTER
1. Albert Pujols, Cardinals
2. Chipper Jones, Braves
3. Lance Berkman, Astros
BEST POWER
1. Ryan Howard, Phillies
2. Albert Pujols, Cardinals
3. Adam Dunn, Reds
BEST BUNTER
1. Juan Pierre, Dodgers
2. Willy Taveras, Rockies
3. Cristian Guzman, Nationals
BEST STRIKE-ZONE JUDGMENT
1. Todd Helton, Rockies
2. Albert Pujols, Cardinals
3. Chipper Jones, Braves
BEST HIT-AND-RUN ARTIST
1. Ryan Theriot, Cubs
2. Bengie Molina, Giants
3. Jack Wilson, Pirates
BEST BASERUNNER
1. Juan Pierre, Dodgers
2. Jimmy Rollins, Phillies
3. Jose Reyes, Mets
FASTEST BASERUNNER
1. Jose Reyes, Mets
2. Willy Taveras, Rockies
3. Juan Pierre, Dodgers
MOST EXCITING PLAYER
1. Hanley Ramirez, Marlins
2. Jose Reyes, Mets
3. Albert Pujols, Cardinals
BEST PITCHER
1. Brandon Webb, Diamondbacks
2. Tim Lincecum, Giants
3. Carlos Zambrano, Cubs
BEST FASTBALL
1. Tim Lincecum, Giants
2. Ben Sheets, Brewers
3. Edinson Volquez, Reds
BEST CURVEBALL
1. Ben Sheets, Brewers
2. Tim Lincecum, Giants
3.Cole Hamels, Phillies
BEST SLIDER
1. Jake Peavy, Padres
2. Brad Lidge, Phillies
3. John Smoltz, Braves
BEST CHANGEUP
1. Johan Santana, Mets
2. Cole Hamels, Phillies
3. Edinson Volquez, Reds
BEST CONTROL
1. Dan Haren, Diamondbacks
2. Greg Maddux, Padres
3. Cole Hamels, Phillies
BEST PICKOFF MOVE
1. Doug Davis, Diamondbacks
2. Jamie Moyer, Phillies
3. Aaron Cook, Rockies
BEST RELIEVER
1. Brad Lidge, Phillies
2. Brian Wilson, Giants
3. Kerry Wood, Cubs
BEST DEFENSIVE CATCHER
1. Yadier Molina, Cardinals
2. Russell Martin, Dodgers
3. Bengie Molina, Giants
BEST DEFENSIVE SECOND BASEMAN
1. Orlando Hudson, Diamondbacks
2. Brandon Phillips, Reds
3. Chase Utley, Phillies
BEST DEFENSIVE THIRD BASEMAN
1. David Wright, Mets
2. Aramis Ramirez, Cubs
3. Ryan Zimmerman, Nationals
BEST DEFENSIVE SHORTSTOP
1. Jimmy Rollins, Phillies
2. Jack Wilson, Pirates
3. Rafael Furcal, Dodgers
BEST INFIELD ARM
1. Jose Reyes, Mets
2. Rafael Furcal, Dodgers
3. Hanley Ramirez, Marlins
BEST DEFENSIVE OUTFIELDER
1. Carlos Beltran, Mets
2. Mike Cameron, Brewers
3. Shane Victorino, Phillies
BEST OUTFIELD ARM
1. Rick Ankiel, Cardinals
2. Jeff Francoeur, Braves
3. Matt Kemp, Dodgers
BEST MANAGER
1. Bobby Cox, Braves
2. Tony La Russa, Cardinals
3. Lou Piniella, Cubs
BEST DEFENSIVE FIRST BASEMAN
1. Derrek Lee, Cubs
2. Albert Pujols, Cardinals
3. Todd Helton, Rockies