MANNY RAMIREZ (CLA) -- AL Batter of the Block
Cleveland slugger Manny Ramirez smashed 10 doubles in the block, enroute to a .417 BA. He also hit 5 home runs and batted in 17.
BRIAN GILES (PIN) -- NL Batter of the Block
Pittsburgh's Brian Giles led the majors with his 12 home runs this block. 21 of his 29 hits were for extra bases, leading to an impressive SLG percentage of 1.104! His BA of .433 also led the league.
TOMO OHKA (LAN) -- AL Pitcher of the Block
Los Angeles starting pitcher Tomo Ohka was 2-0 with an ERA of 2.11. One of his starts was a complete game shutout.
CURT SCHILLING (ARN) -- NL Pitcher of the Block
Arizona co-ace Curt Schilling was the only 4 game winner this block. His 4-0 record along with an ERA of 2.70 earns him the NL award. He struckout an impressive 52 batters in his 40 innings of work.