Did you know that Don Buford (1963), Joe Foy (1965), Mike Epstein (1966), Merv Rettenmund (1968), Luis Alvarado (1969), Roger Freed (1970), Jim Rice (1974), Mike Vail (1975), Rich Dauer (1976), Scott Bradley (1984), Dan Pasqua (1985), Randy Milligan (1987), J.T. Snow (1992), and Chris Colabello (2013) each won the International League Rookie of the Year AND the International League Most Valuable Player Award during the same seasons respectively?
More than seventy-five years of history and only two players who won this award failed to make it into the big leagues — both their names are gray (non-linked).
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