Tampa, Fla. - The Florida State League announced today the winners of the 2017 Florida State League Sports Turf Crew Awards. The awards in initiated in 1990, and are selected by Field Managers and Pitching Coaches of the Florida State League.
The Tampa Yankees won the Best Overall Award. Sport Turf Manager, Ritchie Anderson is named for the second time, the Florida State League Sports Turf Manager of the year. He won previously in 2000. The Yankees won the Best Overall Award by placing first in two categories and second in four categories for the Award.
This is the sixteenth time the Yankees have won an award.
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