Jose Altuve is the first Houston Astros player to win the AL Hank Aaron Award. The award was created in 1999 to be presented to the most outstanding offensive player in each league. Giancarlo Stanton won the award in the NL.
Astros 2B Jose Altuve & Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton win Hank Aaron Award for most outstanding offensive player in each league.— Brian McTaggart (@brianmctaggart) October 25, 2017
Well-deserved hardware. pic.twitter.com/hobkWDSNgE— MLB (@MLB) October 25, 2017
Hank Aaron on Jose Altuve: "Is he for real? I know he's for real. ... You have stood tall."— Brian McTaggart (@brianmctaggart) October 25, 2017
"I would pay go see him."
Hank Aaron Award winners Giancarlo Stanton and Jose Altuve. pic.twitter.com/D67SWLyNA6— Richard Justice (@richardjustice) October 25, 2017