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National League Most Valuable Player

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Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Hank Sauer CHC 35 LF 226 8 5.6 5.6 0.7 0.0 -0.7
2 Robin Roberts PHI 25 SP 211 7 8.5 0.2 -0.0 8.4 0.0
3 Joe Black BRO 28 RP 208 8 4.0 -0.3 0.0 4.3 -0.0
4 Hoyt Wilhelm NYG 29 RP 133 0 2.6 0.0 0.0 2.6 -0.0
5 Stan Musial STL 31 CF 127 0 8.0 8.1 0.1 0.0 -0.3
6 Enos Slaughter STL 36 RF 92 0 4.8 5.1 0.4 0.0 -0.6
7 Jackie Robinson BRO 33 2B 31 0 8.5 7.1 0.6 0.0 0.8
8 Pee Wee Reese BRO 33 SS 29 0 5.0 3.7 0.2 0.0 1.1
9 Duke Snider BRO 25 CF 29 1 4.6 4.9 -0.3 0.0 -0.0
10 Roy Campanella BRO 30 C 25 0 4.2 3.1 0.6 0.0 0.5
11 Red Schoendienst STL 29 2B 25 0 5.3 3.7 0.8 0.0 0.8
12 Al Dark NYG 30 SS 24 0 5.8 4.2 0.5 0.0 1.1
13 Murry Dickson PIT 35 SP 22 0 5.2 0.3 -0.0 4.9 0.0
14 Whitey Lockman NYG 25 1B 18 0 4.0 3.9 0.8 0.0 -0.7
15 Del Ennis PHI 27 LF 18 0 3.0 4.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.7
16 Bobby Thomson NYG 28 3B 17 0 4.3 4.3 0.0 0.0 0.1
17 Ted Kluszewski CIN 27 1B 16 0 4.0 5.5 -0.8 0.0 -0.6
18 Frank Baumholtz CHC 33 RF 16 0 3.0 2.6 0.7 0.0 -0.3
19 Roy McMillan CIN 22 SS 15 0 2.2 0.9 0.3 0.0 1.1
20 Gil Hodges BRO 28 1B 15 0 5.5 5.5 0.7 0.0 -0.7
21 Eddie Mathews BSN 20 3B 13 0 2.3 3.1 -0.9 0.0 0.1
22 Bobby Adams CIN 30 3B 9 0 2.1 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
23 Sal Maglie NYG 35 SP 8 0 3.6 -0.5 -0.0 4.2 0.0
24 Warren Spahn BSN 31 SP 8 0 6.8 0.3 -0.0 6.6 0.0
25 Billy Cox BRO 32 3B 8 0 0.1 0.2 -0.3 0.0 0.2
26 Ken Raffensberger CIN 34 SP 8 0 5.8 -0.4 -0.0 6.2 0.0
27 Warren Hacker CHC 27 SP 8 0 5.8 -0.4 -0.0 6.2 0.0
28 Ralph Kiner PIT 29 LF 8 0 4.5 5.8 -0.6 0.0 -0.7
29 Preacher Roe BRO 36 SP 7 0 2.1 -0.6 -0.0 2.7 0.0
30 Sid Gordon BSN 34 LF 6 0 4.9 5.4 0.2 0.0 -0.7
31 George Shuba BRO 27 LF 5 0 2.1 2.4 0.1 0.0 -0.3
32 Eddie Yuhas STL 27 RP 5 0 2.1 0.1 0.0 2.0 -0.0
33 Monte Irvin NYG 33 LF 5 0 0.6 0.8 -0.0 0.0 -0.1
34 Solly Hemus STL 29 SS 5 0 6.7 4.9 0.7 0.0 1.1
35 Granny Hamner PHI 25 SS 5 0 4.2 2.5 0.6 0.0 1.1
36 Al Brazle STL 38 RP 3 0 1.9 -0.1 0.0 2.1 -0.0
37 Johnny Logan BSN 26 SS 3 0 2.4 1.6 -0.1 0.0 0.9
38 George Metkovich PIT 31 1B 2 0 1.2 1.9 -0.3 0.0 -0.4
39 Toby Atwell CHC 28 C 2 0 1.0 1.9 -1.3 0.0 0.4
40 Walker Cooper BSN 37 C 1 0 1.1 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.4

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Robin Roberts PHI 25 SP 211 7 8.5 0.2 -0.0 8.4 0.0
2 Jackie Robinson BRO 33 2B 31 0 8.5 7.1 0.6 0.0 0.8
3 Stan Musial STL 31 CF 127 0 8.0 8.1 0.1 0.0 -0.3
4 Warren Spahn BSN 31 SP 8 0 6.8 0.3 -0.0 6.6 0.0
5 Solly Hemus STL 29 SS 5 0 6.7 4.9 0.7 0.0 1.1
6 Bob Rush CHC 26 SP 6.1 0.9 -0.0 5.2 0.0
7 Al Dark NYG 30 SS 24 0 5.8 4.2 0.5 0.0 1.1
8 Ken Raffensberger CIN 34 SP 8 0 5.8 -0.4 -0.0 6.2 0.0
9 Warren Hacker CHC 27 SP 8 0 5.8 -0.4 -0.0 6.2 0.0
10 Hank Sauer CHC 35 LF 226 8 5.6 5.6 0.7 0.0 -0.7
11 Gil Hodges BRO 28 1B 15 0 5.5 5.5 0.7 0.0 -0.7
12 Red Schoendienst STL 29 2B 25 0 5.3 3.7 0.8 0.0 0.8
13 Murry Dickson PIT 35 SP 22 0 5.2 0.3 -0.0 4.9 0.0
14 Pee Wee Reese BRO 33 SS 29 0 5.0 3.7 0.2 0.0 1.1
15 Sid Gordon BSN 34 LF 6 0 4.9 5.4 0.2 0.0 -0.7
16 Enos Slaughter STL 36 RF 92 0 4.8 5.1 0.4 0.0 -0.6
17 Duke Snider BRO 25 CF 29 1 4.6 4.9 -0.3 0.0 -0.0
18 Ralph Kiner PIT 29 LF 8 0 4.5 5.8 -0.6 0.0 -0.7
19 Karl Drews PHI 32 SP 4.3 -0.4 -0.0 4.7 0.0
20 Bobby Thomson NYG 28 3B 17 0 4.3 4.3 0.0 0.0 0.1
21 Roy Campanella BRO 30 C 25 0 4.2 3.1 0.6 0.0 0.5
22 Curt Simmons PHI 23 SP 4.2 0.3 -0.0 3.9 0.0
23 Granny Hamner PHI 25 SS 5 0 4.2 2.5 0.6 0.0 1.1
24 Joe Black BRO 28 RP 208 8 4.0 -0.3 0.0 4.3 -0.0
25 Ted Kluszewski CIN 27 1B 16 0 4.0 5.5 -0.8 0.0 -0.6
26 Carl Erskine BRO 25 SP 4.0 -0.0 -0.0 4.0 0.0
27 Whitey Lockman NYG 25 1B 18 0 4.0 3.9 0.8 0.0 -0.7
28 Smoky Burgess PHI 25 C 3.8 3.0 0.4 0.0 0.4
29 Billy Loes BRO 22 SP 3.7 -0.4 -0.0 4.1 0.0
30 Sal Maglie NYG 35 SP 8 0 3.6 -0.5 -0.0 4.2 0.0

American League Most Valuable Player

By Votes


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Bobby Shantz PHA 26 SP 280 16 9.3 0.5 0.0 8.8 0.0
2 Allie Reynolds NYY 35 SP 183 4 4.6 -0.1 0.0 4.7 0.0
3 Mickey Mantle NYY 20 CF 143 3 6.5 6.6 0.0 0.0 -0.2
4 Yogi Berra NYY 27 C 104 0 5.9 4.8 0.6 0.0 0.5
5 Early Wynn CLE 32 SP 99 0 4.3 0.8 0.0 3.6 0.0
6 Ferris Fain PHA 31 1B 66 0 4.8 5.2 0.4 0.0 -0.8
7 Nellie Fox CHW 24 2B 59 1 3.1 1.5 0.9 0.0 0.7
8 Bob Lemon CLE 31 SP 58 0 5.8 0.8 0.0 4.9 0.0
9 Mike Garcia CLE 28 SP 52 0 5.3 -0.1 0.0 5.4 0.0
10 Al Rosen CLE 28 3B 51 0 6.0 6.3 -0.3 0.0 0.0
11 Eddie Robinson CHW 31 1B 47 0 3.9 5.1 -0.4 0.0 -0.8
12 Larry Doby CLE 28 CF 46 0 7.1 6.6 0.6 0.0 -0.1
13 Luke Easter CLE 36 1B 40 0 3.5 4.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6
14 Phil Rizzuto NYY 34 SS 33 0 5.3 2.1 2.1 0.0 1.1
15 Eddie Joost PHA 36 SS 20 0 4.0 3.7 -0.7 0.0 1.0
16 Billy Goodman BOS 26 2B 18 0 3.9 2.8 0.7 0.0 0.4
17 Jackie Jensen NYY/WAS 25 RF 12 0 3.0 3.7 0.0 0.0 -0.7
18 Satchel Paige SLB 45 RP 12 0 3.2 -0.2 0.0 3.4 0.0
19 Vic Raschi NYY 33 SP 12 0 2.7 0.1 0.0 2.6 0.0
20 Dale Mitchell CLE 30 LF 11 0 3.9 4.1 0.5 0.0 -0.7
21 Hank Bauer NYY 29 RF 10 0 4.2 4.4 0.5 0.0 -0.7
22 Gene Woodling NYY 29 LF 10 0 4.0 4.3 0.4 0.0 -0.6
23 Pete Runnels WAS 24 SS 8 0 2.0 2.1 -1.1 0.0 1.0
24 Clint Courtney SLB 25 C 7 0 2.2 1.5 0.4 0.0 0.4
25 Dick Gernert BOS 23 1B 6 0 0.9 1.6 -0.2 0.0 -0.5
26 Walt Dropo BOS/DET 29 1B 5 0 1.4 2.7 -0.5 0.0 -0.8
27 Sammy White BOS 24 C 4 0 1.4 0.7 0.4 0.0 0.4
28 Saul Rogovin CHW 28 SP 4 0 2.3 0.3 0.0 2.0 0.0
29 Bobby Avila CLE 28 2B 3 0 4.7 4.4 -0.4 0.0 0.7
30 Johnny Sain NYY 34 SP 3 0 0.2 0.9 0.0 -0.7 0.0
31 Billy Pierce CHW 25 SP 3 0 7.4 0.1 0.0 7.3 0.0
32 Bobby Young SLB 27 2B 3 0 0.8 0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.7
33 Joe Collins NYY 29 1B 2 0 3.5 4.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6
34 Bob Porterfield WAS 28 SP 1 0 5.3 -0.0 0.0 5.3 0.0
35 Connie Marrero WAS 41 SP 1 0 3.1 -0.6 0.0 3.7 -0.0

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Bobby Shantz PHA 26 SP 280 16 9.3 0.5 0.0 8.8 0.0
2 Billy Pierce CHW 25 SP 3 0 7.4 0.1 0.0 7.3 0.0
3 Larry Doby CLE 28 CF 46 0 7.1 6.6 0.6 0.0 -0.1
4 Mickey Mantle NYY 20 CF 143 3 6.5 6.6 0.0 0.0 -0.2
5 Al Rosen CLE 28 3B 51 0 6.0 6.3 -0.3 0.0 0.0
6 Yogi Berra NYY 27 C 104 0 5.9 4.8 0.6 0.0 0.5
7 Bob Lemon CLE 31 SP 58 0 5.8 0.8 0.0 4.9 0.0
8 Phil Rizzuto NYY 34 SS 33 0 5.3 2.1 2.1 0.0 1.1
9 Bob Porterfield WAS 28 SP 1 0 5.3 -0.0 0.0 5.3 0.0
10 Mike Garcia CLE 28 SP 52 0 5.3 -0.1 0.0 5.4 0.0
11 Ferris Fain PHA 31 1B 66 0 4.8 5.2 0.4 0.0 -0.8
12 Bobby Avila CLE 28 2B 3 0 4.7 4.4 -0.4 0.0 0.7
13 Allie Reynolds NYY 35 SP 183 4 4.6 -0.1 0.0 4.7 0.0
14 Joe Dobson CHW 35 SP 4.4 0.1 0.0 4.3 0.0
15 Early Wynn CLE 32 SP 99 0 4.3 0.8 0.0 3.6 0.0
16 Hank Bauer NYY 29 RF 10 0 4.2 4.4 0.5 0.0 -0.7
17 Gene Woodling NYY 29 LF 10 0 4.0 4.3 0.4 0.0 -0.6
18 Eddie Joost PHA 36 SS 20 0 4.0 3.7 -0.7 0.0 1.0
19 Minnie Minoso CHW 26 CF 4.0 3.8 0.7 0.0 -0.5
20 Dale Mitchell CLE 30 LF 11 0 3.9 4.1 0.5 0.0 -0.7
21 Eddie Robinson CHW 31 1B 47 0 3.9 5.1 -0.4 0.0 -0.8
22 Billy Goodman BOS 26 2B 18 0 3.9 2.8 0.7 0.0 0.4
23 Gil McDougald NYY 24 3B 3.8 2.2 1.5 0.0 0.2
24 Spec Shea WAS 31 SP 3.6 0.3 0.0 3.2 -0.0
25 Joe Collins NYY 29 1B 2 0 3.5 4.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6
26 Luke Easter CLE 36 1B 40 0 3.5 4.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6
27 Vic Wertz DET/SLB 27 RF 3.5 4.0 0.0 0.0 -0.6
28 Satchel Paige SLB 45 RP 12 0 3.2 -0.2 0.0 3.4 0.0
29 Harry Byrd PHA 27 SP 3.1 -0.3 0.0 3.4 0.0
30 Nellie Fox CHW 24 2B 59 1 3.1 1.5 0.9 0.0 0.7