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Griffey Named Comeback Player of the Year

Not really a surprise, but still nice to see:

Cincinnati Reds outfielder Ken Griffey Jr. and New York Yankees first baseman Jason Giambi were named the recipients of the 2005 Major League Baseball Comeback Player of the Year Award, the league announced Thursday.

Griffey received 101,264 votes on MLB.com to win the National League's honor. The oft-injured center fielder batted .301 with 35 home runs - his most in five years - and 92 RBI in 128 games.

I'm really surprised by the Giambi pick.  He probably deserved it, but I didn't think fans would be so quick to forgive.