Yes, it has only been three days since Carlos Correa and Kris Bryant were named Rookies of the Year, but it’s never too early to look ahead to next year. Let’s take a look at the top five candidates for the American League Rookie of the Year. This list is certainly subject to change, as more rookies emerge and are called up. After watching the outstanding play of the 2015 rookie class, why put off a look at the impact rookies in the 2016 class any longer?
Here are the five rookies who could potentially shape the 2016 American League Rookie of the Year race.