Roy Campanella, the namesake of the award, in about 1953.
Roy Campanella, the namesake of the award, in about 1953.

The Roy Campanella Award is given annually to the Los Angeles Dodgers player who best exemplifies the spirit and leadership of the late Hall of Fame Brooklyn Dodger catcher, Roy Campanella. The award is voted on by all Los Angeles Dodgers uniformed personnel, players, and coaches. The award has been given out since 2006.[1]

Winners

See footnote[2]
Year Winner Position Ref
2006 Rafael Furcal Shortstop [3]
2007 Russell Martin Catcher [4]
2008 James Loney First baseman [5]
2009 Juan Pierre Outfielder
2010 Jamey Carroll Shortstop [6]
2011 Matt Kemp Outfielder [7]
2012 A.J. Ellis Catcher [8]
2013 Clayton Kershaw Pitcher [9]
2014 Clayton Kershaw Pitcher [10]
2015 Zack Greinke Pitcher [11]
2016 Chase Utley Second baseman [12]
2017 Justin Turner Third baseman [13]
2018 Chase Utley Second baseman [14]
2019 Justin Turner Third baseman [15]
2020 Justin Turner Third baseman [16]
2021 Chris Taylor Infielder / Outfielder [17]

Other team awards for spirit in Major League Baseball

See also

References

  1. ^ "Roy Campanella Award | Baseball Almanac".
  2. ^ Baseball-almanac.com. "Roy Campanella Award". Baseball-almanac.com. Retrieved 2011-10-01.
  3. ^ MLB.com (2006-09-23). "Furcal wins first Campanella Award". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2011-10-01.
  4. ^ MLB.com (2007-09-26). "Martin wins second annual Roy Campanella Award". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2011-10-01.
  5. ^ MLB.com (2008-09-24). "Loney wins third annual Roy Campanella Award". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2011-10-01.
  6. ^ MLB.com (2010-09-23). "Carroll wins fifth annual Roy Campanella Award". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2011-10-01.
  7. ^ MLB.com (2011-09-20). "Kemp wins sixth annual Roy Campanella Award". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2011-10-01.
  8. ^ MLB.com (2012-09-26). "A.J. Ellis wins seventh annual Roy Campanella Award". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2012-10-26.
  9. ^ MLB.com (2013-09-26). "Kershaw named Roy Campanella Award recipient". Major League Baseball. Retrieved 2013-09-26.
  10. ^ Stephen, Eric (September 22, 2014). "Clayton Kershaw wins Roy Campanella Award for 2nd straight year". truebluela.com. Retrieved September 22, 2014.
  11. ^ "Zack Greinke Wins 10th Annual Roy Campanella Award". Dodgers Beat. September 30, 2015. Archived from the original on October 2, 2015. Retrieved September 30, 2014.
  12. ^ "Utley wins club's Roy Campanella Award". mlb.com. September 22, 2016. Retrieved September 22, 2016.
  13. ^ "Justin Turner wins Roy Campanella Award, not yet back in lineup". SB Nation. September 25, 2017. Retrieved September 26, 2017.
  14. ^ "Utley wins club's Roy Campanella Award". mlb.com. September 22, 2018. Retrieved September 22, 2018.
  15. ^ "Justin Turner wins 14th annual Roy Campanella Award". Dodger Insider. September 20, 2019. Retrieved September 22, 2019.
  16. ^ Moreno, Matthew (September 28, 2020). "Dodgers News: Justin Turner Recovered From Trouble With Hamstring Bruise". Dodger Blue. Retrieved October 7, 2020.
  17. ^ Duarte, Michael (October 2, 2021). "Dodgers' Chris Taylor Wins 16th Annual Roy Campanella Award". msn.com. Retrieved October 2, 2021.