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American League Most Valuable Player

By Votes


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Mickey Cochrane DET 31 C 67 0 4.5 3.5 0.6 0.0 0.5
2 Charlie Gehringer DET 31 2B 65 0 8.4 6.9 0.9 0.0 0.6
3 Lefty Gomez NYY 25 SP 60 0 7.8 -0.5 -0.0 8.3 0.0
4 Schoolboy Rowe DET 24 SP 59 0 6.9 1.2 -0.0 5.8 0.0
5 Lou Gehrig NYY 31 1B 54 0 10.4 10.8 0.2 0.0 -0.6
6 Hank Greenberg DET 23 1B 29 0 6.2 6.6 0.2 0.0 -0.6
7 Hal Trosky CLE 21 1B 18 0 5.5 6.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.6
8 Wes Ferrell BOS 26 SP 16 0 5.0 0.9 -0.0 4.1 0.0
9 Marv Owen DET 28 3B 13 0 3.3 3.6 -0.7 0.0 0.4
10 Jimmie Foxx PHA 26 1B 11 0 9.0 8.8 0.6 0.0 -0.5
11 Al Simmons CHW 32 LF 9 0 4.5 4.9 0.1 0.0 -0.5
12 Billy Werber BOS 26 3B 8 0 5.5 4.4 0.6 0.0 0.5
13 Roy Johnson BOS 31 LF 8 0 2.2 3.3 -0.7 0.0 -0.5
14 Goose Goslin DET 33 LF 6 0 2.7 3.4 -0.2 0.0 -0.6
15 Sam West SLB 29 CF 5 0 2.8 3.1 -0.2 0.0 -0.1
16 Mel Harder CLE 24 SP 4 0 7.7 -0.3 -0.0 8.0 0.0
17 Pinky Higgins PHA 25 3B 3 0 4.3 4.8 -0.8 0.0 0.3
18 Earl Averill CLE 32 CF 3 0 6.8 6.7 0.3 0.0 -0.1
19 Bill Knickerbocker CLE 22 SS 2 0 2.7 1.5 0.2 0.0 1.0

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Lou Gehrig NYY 31 1B 54 0 10.4 10.8 0.2 0.0 -0.6
2 Jimmie Foxx PHA 26 1B 11 0 9.0 8.8 0.6 0.0 -0.5
3 Charlie Gehringer DET 31 2B 65 0 8.4 6.9 0.9 0.0 0.6
4 Lefty Gomez NYY 25 SP 60 0 7.8 -0.5 -0.0 8.3 0.0
5 Mel Harder CLE 24 SP 4 0 7.7 -0.3 -0.0 8.0 0.0
6 Schoolboy Rowe DET 24 SP 59 0 6.9 1.2 -0.0 5.8 0.0
7 Earl Averill CLE 32 CF 3 0 6.8 6.7 0.3 0.0 -0.1
8 Hank Greenberg DET 23 1B 29 0 6.2 6.6 0.2 0.0 -0.6
9 Bobo Newsom SLB 26 SP 5.6 -0.4 -0.0 5.9 0.0
10 Hal Trosky CLE 21 1B 18 0 5.5 6.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.6
11 Billy Werber BOS 26 3B 8 0 5.5 4.4 0.6 0.0 0.5
12 Fritz Ostermueller BOS 26 SP 5.2 -0.2 -0.0 5.4 0.0
13 Babe Ruth NYY 39 RF 5.1 5.0 0.5 0.0 -0.4
14 Wes Ferrell BOS 26 SP 16 0 5.0 0.9 -0.0 4.1 0.0
15 Bob Johnson PHA 28 LF 5.0 5.0 0.5 0.0 -0.5
16 Billy Rogell DET 29 SS 4.8 2.7 1.1 0.0 1.0
17 Tommy Bridges DET 27 SP 4.8 -0.6 -0.0 5.4 0.0
18 Heinie Manush WAS 32 LF 4.7 5.1 0.1 0.0 -0.5
19 Mickey Cochrane DET 31 C 67 0 4.5 3.5 0.6 0.0 0.5
20 Al Simmons CHW 32 LF 9 0 4.5 4.9 0.1 0.0 -0.5
21 Bobby Burke WAS 27 SP 4.4 0.2 -0.0 4.3 0.0
22 Johnny Murphy NYY 25 SP 4.4 -0.5 -0.0 4.9 0.0
23 Pinky Higgins PHA 25 3B 3 0 4.3 4.8 -0.8 0.0 0.3
24 George Earnshaw CHW 34 SP 4.1 -0.0 -0.0 4.1 0.0
25 Buddy Myer WAS 30 2B 4.1 4.2 -0.6 0.0 0.5
26 Bump Hadley SLB 29 SP 4.0 -0.1 -0.0 4.1 0.0
27 George Blaeholder SLB 30 SP 4.0 -0.8 -0.0 4.8 0.0
28 Zeke Bonura CHW 25 1B 4.0 4.3 0.2 0.0 -0.5
29 Joe Cronin WAS 27 SS 3.9 2.4 0.7 0.0 0.9
30 Ben Chapman NYY 25 CF 3.9 3.2 1.0 0.0 -0.3