Add another major award to Ryan Howard's collection.
The Phillies first baseman has been named the John Wanamaker Award winner. Howard is the reigning National League Most Valuable Player after hitting 58 home runs, with 149 RBI and batting .313 last season.
The Wanamaker award is presented to "the athlete, team or organization that has done the most to reflect credit upon Philadelphia and to the team or sport in which they excel."
Previous Wanamaker winners include many of the biggest names in Philadelphia sports history, including Wilt Chamberlain, Julius Erving, Joe Frazier, Mike Schmidt, Steve Carlton, Dawn Staley, Bob Clarke, Bernie Parent, Reggie White, Donovan McNabb and Chuck Bednarik.