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Two impressive months of managing don't equate to any votes for manager of the year.

The official voting for AL and NL Manager of the Year was announced by the Baseball Writers Association of America on Wednesday afternoon and the winners were Minnesota's Ron Gardenhire and San Diego's Bud Black.

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The Orioles' Buck Showalter, who took over an awful Orioles team on August 2 and guided it to a 34-23 record for the remainder of the season, did not receive any votes.

In the AL, Gardenhire received 16 of a potential 28 first place votes (and a total of 108 points) for his first award after being runner-up five other times. Texas' Ron Washington finished second with 81 points and 10 first-place votes. Tampa Bay's Joe Maddon was third with 44 points and one first-place vote. Toronto's Cito Gaston also had a first-place vote and ended in fifth with five points. Boston's Terry Francona placed fourth with two seconds and seven third place votes and New York's Joe Girardi received one third-place vote.

In the NL, Black picked up 104 points, including 16 of the 32 first-place votes, and edged Cincinnati's Dusty Baker (13 firsts, 103 points total) by one point. San Francisco's Bruce Bochy (30 points), Atlanta's Bobby Cox (28 points) and Philadelphia's Charlie Manuel (20 points) all received one first-place vote. Houston's Brad Mills (three points) received one second-place vote.

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