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Pujols, Molina win Gold Gloves

Congratulations to Cardinals Albert Pujols and Yadier Molina who today were named Rawlings Gold Glove winners.

It's the second time Pujols -- who has the most amazing range I have ever seen from a guy his size -- and the third for Molina.

While getting three Gold Gloves in a career is quite an accomplishment, Molina is the first catcher to do it three years in A ROW. It's good to see that Molina's defense is now being appreciated on a national level.

It seems that defense and fundamentals are largely overlooked in baseball these days. Usually the Gold Glove goes to the guy with the best bat, not necessarily the best leather...