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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 Joe Medwick STL 25 LF 70 2 8.5 9.0 0.3 0.0 -0.8
2 Gabby Hartnett CHC 36 C 68 3 5.1 4.4 0.4 0.0 0.3
3 Carl Hubbell NYG 34 SP 52 1 4.0 0.1 -0.0 3.8 0.0
4 Jim Turner BSN 33 SP 30 0 6.1 0.6 -0.0 5.5 0.0
5 Lou Fette BSN 30 SP 29 0 4.3 0.5 -0.0 3.8 0.0
6 Dick Bartell NYG 29 SS 26 1 6.6 3.7 2.1 0.0 0.9
7 Mel Ott NYG 28 RF 24 0 6.4 6.2 0.6 0.0 -0.3
8 Paul Waner PIT 34 RF 21 0 4.6 5.4 -0.0 0.0 -0.7
9 Billy Herman CHC 27 2B 19 0 5.7 4.8 0.4 0.0 0.5
10 Johnny Mize STL 24 1B 18 0 6.6 7.7 -0.4 0.0 -0.7
11 Cliff Melton NYG 25 SP 17 0 4.2 -0.6 0.0 4.9 -0.0
12 Charlie Root CHC 38 SP 15 0 3.3 0.0 0.0 3.3 -0.0
13 Pinky Whitney PHI 32 3B 13 0 3.2 3.3 -0.3 0.0 0.2
14 Harry Danning NYG 25 C 10 1 1.9 1.3 0.3 0.0 0.3
15 Frank Demaree CHC 27 RF 9 0 4.2 4.9 -0.0 0.0 -0.7
16 Lon Warneke STL 28 SP 6 0 1.7 0.7 0.0 1.0 -0.0
17 Billy Jurges CHC 29 SS 4 0 2.8 2.0 -0.0 0.0 0.9
18 Johnny Cooney BRO 36 CF 4 0 0.7 0.8 0.2 0.0 -0.2
19 Billy Myers CIN 26 SS 2 0 2.3 1.3 0.3 0.0 0.7
20 Lee Grissom CIN 29 SP 2 0 4.2 -0.4 0.0 4.5 -0.0
21 Heinie Manush BRO 35 RF 1 0 2.3 3.5 -0.5 0.0 -0.6

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Joe Medwick STL 25 LF 70 2 8.5 9.0 0.3 0.0 -0.8
2 Dick Bartell NYG 29 SS 26 1 6.6 3.7 2.1 0.0 0.9
3 Johnny Mize STL 24 1B 18 0 6.6 7.7 -0.4 0.0 -0.7
4 Mel Ott NYG 28 RF 24 0 6.4 6.2 0.6 0.0 -0.3
5 Dolph Camilli PHI 30 1B 6.2 6.7 0.2 0.0 -0.6
6 Jim Turner BSN 33 SP 30 0 6.1 0.6 -0.0 5.5 0.0
7 Billy Herman CHC 27 2B 19 0 5.7 4.8 0.4 0.0 0.5
8 Gene Moore BSN 27 RF 5.3 4.4 1.6 0.0 -0.7
9 Gabby Hartnett CHC 36 C 68 3 5.1 4.4 0.4 0.0 0.3
10 Arky Vaughan PIT 25 SS 5.1 4.0 0.4 0.0 0.7
11 Tony Cuccinello BSN 29 2B 5.0 3.4 1.1 0.0 0.6
12 Dizzy Dean STL 27 SP 4.9 0.4 0.0 4.5 -0.0
13 Van Mungo BRO 26 SP 4.6 0.3 0.0 4.3 -0.0
14 Paul Waner PIT 34 RF 21 0 4.6 5.4 -0.0 0.0 -0.7
15 Lou Fette BSN 30 SP 29 0 4.3 0.5 -0.0 3.8 0.0
16 Russ Bauers PIT 23 SP 4.2 0.1 0.0 4.1 -0.0
17 Cliff Melton NYG 25 SP 17 0 4.2 -0.6 0.0 4.9 -0.0
18 Lee Grissom CIN 29 SP 2 0 4.2 -0.4 0.0 4.5 -0.0
19 Frank Demaree CHC 27 RF 9 0 4.2 4.9 -0.0 0.0 -0.7
20 Bill Lee CHC 27 SP 4.1 -0.1 -0.0 4.2 0.0
21 Carl Hubbell NYG 34 SP 52 1 4.0 0.1 -0.0 3.8 0.0
22 Tex Carleton CHC 30 SP 3.9 0.1 0.0 3.9 -0.0
23 Claude Passeau PHI 28 SP 3.9 0.1 -0.0 3.9 0.0
24 Bob Weiland STL 31 SP 3.8 0.0 -0.0 3.8 0.0
25 Charlie Root CHC 38 SP 15 0 3.3 0.0 0.0 3.3 -0.0
26 Ed Brandt PIT 32 SP 3.2 0.2 0.0 3.0 -0.0
27 Burgess Whitehead NYG 27 2B 3.2 0.9 1.8 0.0 0.6
28 Pinky Whitney PHI 32 3B 13 0 3.2 3.3 -0.3 0.0 0.2
29 Gus Suhr PIT 31 1B 3.1 3.3 0.5 0.0 -0.7
30 Luke Hamlin BRO 32 SP 3.1 0.0 0.0 3.1 -0.0

American League Most Valuable Player

By Votes


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Charlie Gehringer DET 34 2B 78 6 7.4 6.4 0.5 0.0 0.5
2 Joe DiMaggio NYY 22 CF 74 2 8.2 7.8 0.5 0.0 -0.1
3 Hank Greenberg DET 26 1B 48 0 7.7 8.2 0.1 0.0 -0.6
4 Lou Gehrig NYY 34 1B 42 0 7.7 8.9 -0.6 0.0 -0.6
5 Bill Dickey NYY 30 C 22 0 6.8 5.5 0.8 0.0 0.5
6 Luke Sewell CHW 36 C 22 0 0.9 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.4
7 Joe Cronin BOS 30 SS 19 0 3.7 3.8 -1.1 0.0 1.0
8 Red Ruffing NYY 32 SP 18 0 6.2 -0.0 0.0 6.2 0.0
9 Lefty Gomez NYY 28 SP 14 0 9.0 -0.2 0.0 9.2 0.0
10 Mike Kreevich CHW 29 CF 13 0 3.6 2.6 1.2 0.0 -0.2
11 Wally Moses PHA 26 RF 12 0 4.6 5.0 0.2 0.0 -0.6
12 Cecil Travis WAS 23 SS 12 0 4.7 3.2 0.7 0.0 0.8
13 Johnny Allen CLE 32 SP 11 0 5.4 -0.8 0.0 6.2 0.0
14 Harlond Clift SLB 24 3B 11 0 6.7 5.5 0.9 0.0 0.3
15 Rip Radcliff CHW 31 LF 10 0 2.8 3.2 0.2 0.0 -0.6
16 Buddy Lewis WAS 20 3B 7 0 2.8 2.8 -0.3 0.0 0.3
17 Beau Bell SLB 29 RF 5 0 3.0 4.6 -1.0 0.0 -0.6
18 Luke Appling CHW 30 SS 5 0 6.2 3.7 1.4 0.0 1.0
19 Lyn Lary CLE 31 SS 4 0 3.4 2.9 -0.5 0.0 1.0
20 Roxie Lawson DET 31 SP 4 0 0.8 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
21 Earl Averill CLE 35 CF 4 0 3.3 4.3 -0.9 0.0 -0.1
22 Gee Walker DET 29 LF 3 0 3.4 3.9 0.1 0.0 -0.6
23 Pete Fox DET 28 RF 1 0 2.9 3.1 0.3 0.0 -0.5
24 Rudy York DET 23 C 1 0 3.4 3.7 -0.6 0.0 0.2

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Lefty Grove BOS 37 SP 9.3 -0.4 0.0 9.8 0.0
2 Lefty Gomez NYY 28 SP 14 0 9.0 -0.2 0.0 9.2 0.0
3 Joe DiMaggio NYY 22 CF 74 2 8.2 7.8 0.5 0.0 -0.1
4 Lou Gehrig NYY 34 1B 42 0 7.7 8.9 -0.6 0.0 -0.6
5 Hank Greenberg DET 26 1B 48 0 7.7 8.2 0.1 0.0 -0.6
6 Charlie Gehringer DET 34 2B 78 6 7.4 6.4 0.5 0.0 0.5
7 Bill Dickey NYY 30 C 22 0 6.8 5.5 0.8 0.0 0.5
8 Harlond Clift SLB 24 3B 11 0 6.7 5.5 0.9 0.0 0.3
9 Red Ruffing NYY 32 SP 18 0 6.2 -0.0 0.0 6.2 0.0
10 Luke Appling CHW 30 SS 5 0 6.2 3.7 1.4 0.0 1.0
11 Johnny Allen CLE 32 SP 11 0 5.4 -0.8 0.0 6.2 0.0
12 Bob Johnson PHA 31 LF 5.4 5.2 0.7 0.0 -0.5
13 Jack Wilson BOS 25 SP 5.3 -0.4 0.0 5.7 0.0
14 Monty Stratton CHW 25 SP 4.8 -0.1 0.0 4.9 0.0
15 Cecil Travis WAS 23 SS 12 0 4.7 3.2 0.7 0.0 0.8
16 Wally Moses PHA 26 RF 12 0 4.6 5.0 0.2 0.0 -0.6
17 Elden Auker DET 26 SP 4.6 0.3 0.0 4.3 0.0
18 Thornton Lee CHW 30 SP 4.4 -0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0
19 John Stone WAS 31 RF 4.4 4.2 0.7 0.0 -0.5
20 Eddie Smith PHA 23 SP 4.3 0.2 0.0 4.2 0.0
21 Zeke Bonura CHW 28 1B 4.1 4.7 -0.1 0.0 -0.5
22 Jimmie Foxx BOS 29 1B 3.8 4.2 0.2 0.0 -0.6
23 Joe Cronin BOS 30 SS 19 0 3.7 3.8 -1.1 0.0 1.0
24 Mike Kreevich CHW 29 CF 13 0 3.6 2.6 1.2 0.0 -0.2
25 Tommy Bridges DET 30 SP 3.6 0.1 0.0 3.4 0.0
26 Johnny Marcum BOS 27 SP 3.4 0.5 0.0 2.9 0.0
27 Rudy York DET 23 C 1 0 3.4 3.7 -0.6 0.0 0.2
28 Lyn Lary CLE 31 SS 4 0 3.4 2.9 -0.5 0.0 1.0
29 Frankie Pytlak CLE 28 C 3.4 2.3 0.7 0.0 0.4
30 Gee Walker DET 29 LF 3 0 3.4 3.9 0.1 0.0 -0.6