What is the main conflict rookie of the year or problem the character has to overcome?
He has to be the best among all the other rookies apart from being envied by them. He is supposed to secure a lot of votes that are caste out. He has to overcome most of the trials and challenges that are a part of the competition. For more information see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Major_League_Baseball_Rookie_of_the_Year_Award#Qualifications_and_voting.