Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa was named the American League Jackie Robinson rookie of the year. 

Correa edged Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor to become the 14th player at his position to win the award. He is also the first Astro to win the award since Jeff Bagwell won in '91

The shortstop hit .279 with 22 hrs and 68 RBI's to help the Astros reach the postseason for the first time since 2005.