As the MLB season starts to get down to the final stretch of September, rookie Jedd Gyorko is pushing towards a Rookie of the Year trophy. Here, we'll look at Gyorko's series against the Dodgers. This series featured another name in the Rookie of the Year talks. We'll also compare those two. Let's get started.
Gyorko went 4-12 with 2 doubles including a 3-4 night Friday during the Padres 2-1 loss. Overall, the Padres were swept in the series.
More importantly, let's compare two of the top rookies in all of baseball that squared off during the weekend series.
Jedd Gyorko: 99
Yasiel Puig: 79