Webb more deserving than Willis
By any stretch of the imagination Dontrelle Willis did not have nearly as good a season as Brandon Webb.
No, the controversy this week continues to be stem from the American League Rookie of the Year Award which went to Angel Berroa over Hideki Matsui. Matsui lost some points when two writers failed to name him on their ballots owing to his vast experience in the Japanese major leagues. Naturally, this has caused no end of acrimony
What is interesting, though, is that at least one can argue that Berroa deserved the award. The real controversy in Rookie of the Year voting shouldn't be in the American League but in the National where Dontrelle Willis not only won but waltzed his way to the ROY prize. How can this possibly be?
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