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1985 Season

1984 / 1986

Top Hitter

Rickey Henderson

Rickey
Henderson

Top Pitcher

Dwight Gooden

Dwight
Gooden

Champions

Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals

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All-1985 Team

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Left Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Pedro Guerrero LAD 7.9 7.8 0.6
Tim Raines MON 7.6 7.4 0.9
Phil Bradley SEA 4.8 5.4 -0.2
George Bell TOR 4.1 4.2 0.5
Carmelo Martinez SDP 3.6 4.0 0.4
Mike Young BAL 3.2 3.6 0.4
Center Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Rickey Henderson NYY 9.9 8.5 1.3
Willie McGee STL 8.1 7.5 0.7
Dale Murphy ATL 5.0 7.2 -2.2
Brett Butler CLE 4.7 4.9 -0.3
Chet Lemon DET 4.0 2.9 0.9
Gary Pettis CAL 3.8 2.4 1.2
Right Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Jesse Barfield TOR 6.8 5.0 2.4
Kirk Gibson DET 5.4 5.7 0.2
Tony Gwynn SDP 5.2 4.6 1.4
Darryl Strawberry NYM 4.8 5.2 0.1
Mike Davis OAK 4.7 4.1 1.2
Dave Parker CIN 4.7 4.9 0.6
Shortstop
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Ozzie Smith STL 6.4 3.0 2.4
Cal Ripken BAL 5.5 4.5 -0.0
Tony Fernandez TOR 3.9 1.7 1.2
Garry Templeton SDP 3.2 1.9 0.4
Alan Trammell DET 3.0 1.1 0.9
Hubie Brooks MON 2.5 2.1 -0.5
Third Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Wade Boggs BOS 9.1 8.0 0.8
George Brett KCR 8.3 7.9 0.1
Tim Wallach MON 6.1 3.1 2.8
Paul Molitor MIL 3.7 3.2 0.3
Graig Nettles SDP 3.3 3.4 -0.2
Rance Mulliniks TOR 3.2 2.7 0.3
Second Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Ryne Sandberg CHC 5.8 5.7 -0.3
Tom Herr STL 5.6 5.6 -0.4
Bill Doran HOU 5.3 4.6 0.3
Lou Whitaker DET 4.5 4.3 -0.3
Toby Harrah TEX 4.2 4.1 -0.3
Willie Randolph NYY 4.0 2.4 1.0
First Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Don Mattingly NYY 6.4 7.3 -0.1
Eddie Murray BAL 5.6 6.1 0.4
Keith Hernandez NYM 5.0 4.5 1.7
Mike Schmidt PHI 5.0 5.6 0.1
Darrell Evans DET 4.2 4.5 0.6
Alvin Davis SEA 2.9 4.0 -0.3
Catcher
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Gary Carter NYM 6.9 5.0 1.1
Mike Scioscia LAD 5.4 4.0 0.7
Rich Gedman BOS 5.4 3.4 1.1
Lance Parrish DET 3.8 2.8 0.4
Tony Pena PIT 3.5 1.0 1.6
Carlton Fisk CHW 3.3 2.7 -0.0
Designated Hitter
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Gorman Thomas SEA 1.7 2.9 -0.0
Ted Simmons MIL 1.0 2.0 -0.1
Hal McRae KCR 0.7 1.7 -0.0
Starting Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Dwight Gooden NYM 13.3 12.2 1.1
John Tudor STL 8.3 8.1 0.2
Bret Saberhagen KCR 7.3 7.3 -0.0
Dave Stieb TOR 6.9 6.9 -0.0
Bert Blyleven 2 tms 6.8 6.7 0.0
Charlie Leibrandt KCR 6.7 6.7 -0.0
Rick Reuschel PIT 6.4 6.2 0.2
Orel Hershiser LAD 6.3 5.9 0.4
Charlie Hough TEX 6.3 6.3 -0.0
Mike Moore SEA 6.3 6.3 -0.0
Oil Can Boyd BOS 6.2 6.2 -0.0
Fernando Valenzuela LAD 5.9 5.4 0.5
Jimmy Key TOR 5.0 5.1 -0.1
Tom Seaver CHW 5.0 5.0 -0.0
Doyle Alexander TOR 5.0 4.9 -0.0
Jack Morris DET 4.9 4.9 -0.0
Relief Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Dan Quisenberry KCR 4.4 4.3 -0.0
Bob James CHW 4.4 4.3 -0.0
Donnie Moore CAL 3.7 3.6 -0.0
Greg Harris TEX 3.3 3.3 -0.0
John Franco CIN 3.3 3.1 0.2
Stew Cliburn CAL 3.1 3.1 -0.0
Bob Stanley BOS 3.0 3.0 -0.0
Tim Burke MON 2.9 2.9 -0.0
Bob Shirley NYY 2.9 2.9 -0.0
Don Carman PHI 2.7 2.8 -0.1
Dave Righetti NYY 2.6 2.5 -0.0
Lee Smith CHC 2.6 2.6 -0.0
Steve Ontiveros OAK 2.5 2.5 -0.0
Jay Howell OAK 2.4 2.4 -0.0
Brian Fisher NYY 2.4 2.4 -0.0
Rich Gossage SDP 2.4 2.5 -0.1