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David Wright was voted the "This Year in Baseball" Rookie of the Year for the 2004 Major League Baseball season. Nearly 800,000 ballots were cast for this year's awards by baseball fans around the globe. Thanks to everyone who voted.

Click here for a complete list of winners and final voting tallies.



Jason Bay
Bay hit .282 and topped all rookies with 26 homers and 82 RBIs. He led NL rookies with 226 total bases and a .550 slugging percentage.
  56K | 350K

Daniel Cabrera
Cabrera burst onto the scene in 2004, topping all rookie pitchers in wins (12), innings pitched (147.2) and starts (27).
  56K | 350K

Bobby Crosby
Crosby led all AL rookies in home runs (22), RBIs (64), runs (70), hits (130), doubles (34), walks (58) and total bases (232).
  56K | 350K

Khalil Greene
The Padres' first-round draft selection of 2002 hit .273 with 31 doubles, 15 homers, 65 RBIs and had a .349 on-base percentage.
  56K | 350K

Zack Greinke
Greinke won eight games with an impressive 3.97 ERA. He fanned 100 batters while only walking 26 and finished with a 1.17 WHIP.
  56K | 350K

Ryan Madson
Madson won nine games coming out of the Phillies bullpen, compiling a miniscule 1.65 ERA in 51 relief appearances.
  56K | 350K

Aaron Miles
Miles tied for the NL rookie lead with a .293 average and ranked second with 12 steals. He only struck out 53 times in 522 ABs.
  56K | 350K

Akinori Otsuka
Otsuka shined in his rookie season, recording 34 holds, a 1.75 ERA and 1.06 WHIP. Opponents batted just .199 average against him.
  56K | 350K

Shingo Takatsu
Takatsu led all rookies with 19 saves. He held opponents to a .182 average and finished the season with a 0.98 WHIP.
  56K | 350K

David Wright
Despite having only 263 ABs, Wright blasted 14 home runs, knocked in 40 runs, batted .293 and had a slugging average of .525.
  56K | 350K