You’re invited to join us on Saturday, January 25th
at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
for the premier baseball event of the offseason;
the 97th annual New York Baseball Writers’ Dinner.
BBWAA Award Winners
New York BBWAA 2019 Chapter Awards and Honorees
- Sid Mercer / Dick Young “New York Player of the Year” Award: D.J. LeMahieu, Yankees
- Babe Ruth Postseason MVP: Juan Soto & Stephen Strasburg, Washington Nationals
- Joe DiMaggio “Toast of the Town” Award: Pete Alonso, Mets
- Willie, Mickey & the Duke: Luis Sojo, Yankees & Al Leiter, Mets & Yankees
- Casey Stengel “You Could Look it Up” Award: John Sterling, Yankees Broadcaster
- William J. Slocum / Jack Lang Award for “Long & Meritorious Service”: CC Sabathia, Yankees
- Arthur & Milton Richman “You Gotta Have Heart” Award: Ron Darling, Mets
- Joan Payson / Shannon Forde “Community Service” Award: Steven Matz
- Ben Epstein / Dan Castellano “Good Guy” Award: Pete Alonso, Mets
The 97th annual New York Baseball Writers’ Dinner
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
Dinner: 7 p.m.
Individual Reserved Tickets: $275
Tables of 10, 11, or 12 are also available, though 10 is preferred.
All Seating is reserved.
Admission includes a copy of SCOREBOOK, the dinner’s annual program.
Edited by Rick Cerrone, this glossy full-color magazine is filled with original artwork and stories about our honorees.
An additional $10 fee per ticket applies if purchased through PayPal.
*For special dietary requests and special needs seating requirements: bbwaanewyork@
Please note: This event traditionally sells to capacity. However, a limited number of tickets are planned to be available at the will-call desk on the evening of the event (cash only, please.)
Tickets can also be purchased by mailing a check to:
BBWAA New York Chapter
We respectfully request that attendees observe the following:
- Dress is black tie optional. Business attire is acceptable, and we reserve the right to deny admittance to those not properly attired; ie, jeans, sneakers, T-shirts, etc.
- There is no smoking in the ballroom.
- Guests will not sign autographs from the dais.
- Attendance of award winners is subject to their availability