In part two of ESPNcricinfo's awards for the 2013 county season, George Dobell looks at some alternative categories
That and other gleanings from this year's County Championship
From the introduction of Luis Reece to the continuing success of Glen Chapple, Peter Moores showed he is Lancashire's cricket whisperer
In part one of ESPNcricinfo's awards for the 2013 county season, George Dobell hails Durham's local influence
Moeen Ali, the Worcestershire batsman, has been named as Professional Cricketers' Association (PCA) Player of the Year for 2013
Jos Buttler, England's one-day wicketkeeper-batsman, has his sights set on Test cricket after sacrificing a settled life with Somerset to move to Lancashire.
The county career of Phil Jaques, the former Australia batsman, appears to have come to an end after Yorkshire decided to not renew his contract.
Will Smith could take over the Hampshire captaincy after signing a two-year deal at the Ageas Bowl following his controversial release by county champions Durham.
Victory at Lord's turned an average season into a good one - but looking forward there must be cause for concern over Nottinghamshire's four-day form
Ben Stokes, the Durham and England allrounder, has capped an impressive season by winning the Cricket Writers' Club Young Cricketer of the Year award