It didn't matter that Todd Frazier was the very final cut from the Reds' roster at the end of Spring Training. On Monday, Frazier earned a Major League Baseball Players Association Players Choice Award from his peers as the NL's outstanding rookie. It's the ultimate award, I think, because the players vote," Frazier said. "They understand the game. Vikings coach Leslie Frazier insists he didn't even think about benching quarterback Christian Ponder during the team's 30-20 loss to Seattle. The versatile infielder still emerged as one of the biggest contributors during the club's run to a National League Central title.