What to expect from sophomore class
February, 6, 2013
By Eric Karabell | ESPN Insider
Thirteen players received Rookie of the Year votes (across both leagues) following the 2012 season, and to varying degrees, those players will be under the microscope this season. Of course everyone wants to see how Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout and Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper will fare, and many rookies did not get ROY votes, most notably two of the more attractive but ultimately disappointing fantasy options from 2012 drafts in Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer and Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie.