Time is running out in the 2019 Major League Baseball season, so award contenders had better start padding their resumes.
In the meantime, we can assess where each race stands with roughly a fourth of the season left.
We've predicted who will win—not to be confused with who should win—the Manager of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Cy Young Award and Most Valuable Player prizes in the American League and National League. This involved consulting all relevant stats and narratives, plus a little projection for the rest of the season.
We'll begin with the year's top skippers.