Marlins' Fernandez wins Sporting News Rookie of the Year
Fernandez finished second in NL with 2.19 ERA
The Sporting News on Monday named Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez as its National League Rookie of the Year.
The 21-year-old beat out Los Angeles' Yasiel Puig. Fernandez finished with 12 wins, 187 strikeouts, and was second in the NL with a 2.19 earned-run average.
Major League Baseball will hand out its official Rookie of the Year honors in November.
The Tampa Bay Rays' Will Myers was the Sporting News' American League honoree.