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2 Cubs players receive Golden Glove Awards

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The MLB honored the best fielders in the game with the Rawlings Gold Glove Awards on Tuesday, Nov. 8.

The big upset came at catcher in the National League, where Buster Posey of the Giants broke Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina's eight-year reign on the list. Posey beat out both Yadier Molina Brewers/Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy to win his first Golden Glove Award.

Chicago Cubs Anthony Rizzo and Jason Heyward both come out of the 2016 baseball season as Golden Glove winners.

American League

C: Salvador Perez, Royals
1B: Mitch Moreland, Rangers 
2B: Ian Kinsler, Rangers 
3B: Adrian Beltre, Rangers
SS: Francisco Lindor, Indians 
LF: Brett Gardner, Yankees
CF: Kevin Kiermaier, Rays
RF: Mookie Betts, Red Sox
P: Dallas Keuchel, Astros

National League

C: Buster Posey, Giants
1B: Anthony Rizzo, Cubs 
2B: Joe Panik, Giants 
3B: Nolan Arenado, Rockies
SS: Brandon Crawford, Giants
LF: Starling Marte, Pirates
CF: Ender Inciarte, Braves 
RF: Jason Heyward, Cubs 
P: Zack Greinke, D-backs

For more on this year's Golden Glove winners click here.

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