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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 Frank McCormick CIN 29 1B 274 16 5.7 5.2 1.3 0.0 -0.7
2 Johnny Mize STL 27 1B 209 6 7.4 8.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.8
3 Bucky Walters CIN 31 SP 146 0 6.8 0.3 -0.0 6.5 0.0
4 Paul Derringer CIN 33 SP 121 1 3.5 -0.2 -0.0 3.8 0.0
5 Freddie Fitzsimmons BRO 38 SP 84 0 4.2 -0.2 0.0 4.5 -0.0
6 Dixie Walker BRO 29 CF 71 0 3.1 3.1 0.3 0.0 -0.3
7 Harry Danning NYG 28 C 64 0 3.9 3.4 0.1 0.0 0.5
8 Stan Hack CHC 30 3B 61 0 5.5 5.3 0.0 0.0 0.2
9 Ernie Lombardi CIN 32 C 38 1 3.8 3.6 -0.1 0.0 0.3
10 Billy Werber CIN 32 3B 36 0 4.5 3.4 1.0 0.0 0.2
11 Johnny Cooney BSN 39 CF 31 0 2.0 2.0 0.1 0.0 -0.1
12 Dolph Camilli BRO 33 1B 30 0 5.0 5.4 0.3 0.0 -0.7
13 Debs Garms PIT 33 3B 28 0 3.5 3.6 -0.2 0.0 -0.0
14 Eddie Miller BSN 23 SS 28 0 4.8 3.1 0.7 0.0 1.1
15 Arky Vaughan PIT 28 SS 27 0 6.3 5.3 -0.1 0.0 1.1
16 Claude Passeau CHC 31 SP 26 0 7.4 0.7 -0.0 6.7 -0.0
17 Joe Beggs CIN 29 RP 19 0 3.0 -0.0 0.0 3.0 -0.0
18 Terry Moore STL 28 CF 18 0 4.4 3.8 0.8 0.0 -0.1
19 Elbie Fletcher PIT 24 1B 16 0 4.9 5.5 0.2 0.0 -0.7
20 Bill Nicholson CHC 25 RF 12 0 4.1 5.1 -0.4 0.0 -0.6
21 Kirby Higbe PHI 25 SP 10 0 4.3 -0.1 -0.0 4.4 0.0
22 Bama Rowell BSN 24 2B 10 0 2.3 2.1 -0.3 0.0 0.5
23 Al Lopez BSN/PIT 31 C 9 0 1.4 0.6 0.5 0.0 0.3
24 Maurice Van Robays PIT 25 LF 8 0 0.3 1.9 -0.9 0.0 -0.7
25 Rip Sewell PIT 33 SP 7 0 4.7 0.2 -0.0 4.5 -0.0
26 Max West BSN 23 CF 6 0 2.0 2.6 -0.1 0.0 -0.5
27 Babe Young NYG 25 1B 6 0 3.5 4.0 0.1 0.0 -0.7
28 Pee Wee Reese BRO 21 SS 6 0 2.0 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.6
29 Johnny Rizzo 3 Tms 27 LF 3 0 3.7 4.1 0.1 0.0 -0.5
30 Hugh Mulcahy PHI 26 SP 3 0 2.9 0.2 -0.0 2.6 0.0
31 Whit Wyatt BRO 32 SP 3 0 4.6 -0.0 -0.0 4.6 0.0
32 Pinky May PHI 29 3B 3 0 3.6 2.7 0.7 0.0 0.2
33 Pepper Martin STL 36 RF 2 0 0.9 1.7 -0.4 0.0 -0.3
34 Frankie Gustine PIT 20 2B 1 0 0.4 1.5 -1.6 0.0 0.6

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Johnny Mize STL 27 1B 209 6 7.4 8.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.8
2 Claude Passeau CHC 31 SP 26 0 7.4 0.7 -0.0 6.7 -0.0
3 Bucky Walters CIN 31 SP 146 0 6.8 0.3 -0.0 6.5 0.0
4 Arky Vaughan PIT 28 SS 27 0 6.3 5.3 -0.1 0.0 1.1
5 Lonny Frey CIN 29 2B 5.9 2.7 2.6 0.0 0.6
6 Frank McCormick CIN 29 1B 274 16 5.7 5.2 1.3 0.0 -0.7
7 Stan Hack CHC 30 3B 61 0 5.5 5.3 0.0 0.0 0.2
8 Mel Ott NYG 31 RF 5.2 5.4 0.3 0.0 -0.5
9 Larry French CHC 32 SP 5.0 0.2 -0.0 4.9 0.0
10 Dolph Camilli BRO 33 1B 30 0 5.0 5.4 0.3 0.0 -0.7
11 Elbie Fletcher PIT 24 1B 16 0 4.9 5.5 0.2 0.0 -0.7
12 Eddie Miller BSN 23 SS 28 0 4.8 3.1 0.7 0.0 1.1
13 Rip Sewell PIT 33 SP 7 0 4.7 0.2 -0.0 4.5 -0.0
14 Whit Wyatt BRO 32 SP 3 0 4.6 -0.0 -0.0 4.6 0.0
15 Billy Werber CIN 32 3B 36 0 4.5 3.4 1.0 0.0 0.2
16 Terry Moore STL 28 CF 18 0 4.4 3.8 0.8 0.0 -0.1
17 Kirby Higbe PHI 25 SP 10 0 4.3 -0.1 -0.0 4.4 0.0
18 Lon Warneke STL 31 SP 4.3 0.3 -0.0 4.0 0.0
19 Freddie Fitzsimmons BRO 38 SP 84 0 4.2 -0.2 0.0 4.5 -0.0
20 Vern Olsen CHC 22 SP 4.2 0.5 0.0 3.8 -0.0
21 Jim Gleeson CHC 28 CF 4.2 4.6 -0.1 0.0 -0.3
22 Bill Nicholson CHC 25 RF 12 0 4.1 5.1 -0.4 0.0 -0.6
23 Hal Schumacher NYG 29 SP 4.1 0.3 -0.0 3.8 0.0
24 Harry Danning NYG 28 C 64 0 3.9 3.4 0.1 0.0 0.5
25 Enos Slaughter STL 24 RF 3.9 4.4 0.2 0.0 -0.7
26 Dick Errickson BSN 28 SP 3.9 -0.2 -0.0 4.1 0.0
27 Vito Tamulis BRO 28 SP 3.8 -0.2 0.0 4.0 -0.0
28 Ernie Lombardi CIN 32 C 38 1 3.8 3.6 -0.1 0.0 0.3
29 Hugh Casey BRO 26 SP 3.7 0.3 -0.0 3.5 -0.0
30 Johnny Rizzo 3 Tms 27 LF 3 0 3.7 4.1 0.1 0.0 -0.5

American League Most Valuable Player

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Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Hank Greenberg DET 29 LF 292 16 7.1 7.9 -0.1 0.0 -0.7
2 Bob Feller CLE 21 SP 222 6 9.9 -0.1 0.0 9.9 0.0
3 Joe DiMaggio NYY 25 CF 151 0 7.3 7.0 0.4 0.0 -0.1
4 Bobo Newsom DET 32 SP 120 1 7.3 -0.1 0.0 7.4 0.0
5 Lou Boudreau CLE 22 SS 119 1 6.0 3.5 1.5 0.0 1.0
6 Jimmie Foxx BOS 32 1B 110 0 4.7 5.5 -0.5 0.0 -0.3
7 Schoolboy Rowe DET 30 SP 62 0 5.6 0.6 0.0 5.0 0.0
8 Rudy York DET 26 1B 61 0 5.3 6.0 0.1 0.0 -0.7
9 Rip Radcliff SLB 34 LF 55 0 3.2 3.9 -0.2 0.0 -0.6
10 Luke Appling CHW 33 SS 54 0 5.4 4.2 0.2 0.0 1.0
11 Roy Weatherly CLE 25 CF 34 0 2.5 2.3 0.3 0.0 -0.1
12 Dick Bartell DET 32 SS 26 0 -0.3 -0.3 -0.9 0.0 0.9
13 Joe Kuhel CHW 34 1B 18 0 3.6 4.1 0.1 0.0 -0.7
14 Sid Hudson WAS 25 SP 16 0 1.4 0.3 0.0 1.1 0.0
15 Ted Williams BOS 21 LF 16 0 6.3 7.1 -0.2 0.1 -0.6
16 Barney McCosky DET 23 CF 11 0 4.0 4.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1
17 Tiny Bonham NYY 26 SP 8 0 3.2 0.0 0.0 3.2 0.0
18 Wally Judnich SLB 24 CF 6 0 3.3 3.6 -0.2 0.0 -0.1
19 Johnny Babich PHA 27 SP 5 0 4.2 -0.7 0.0 4.8 0.0
20 Mike Tresh CHW 26 C 4 0 0.3 0.1 -0.3 0.0 0.5
21 Ray Mack CLE 23 2B 4 0 2.8 1.6 0.6 0.0 0.6
22 Frankie Hayes PHA 25 C 4 0 2.9 3.6 -1.1 0.0 0.4
23 Bob Kennedy CHW 19 3B 3 0 -0.9 -1.6 0.5 0.0 0.2
24 Cecil Travis WAS 26 3B 3 0 3.8 3.6 -0.1 0.0 0.3
25 Joe Gordon NYY 25 2B 3 0 5.8 3.8 1.4 0.0 0.6
26 Charlie Gehringer DET 37 2B 3 0 3.8 4.3 -1.0 0.0 0.5
27 Ted Lyons CHW 39 SP 2 0 3.6 0.2 0.0 3.4 0.0
28 Rollie Hemsley CLE 33 C 2 0 1.0 -0.1 0.7 0.0 0.4
29 Elden Auker SLB 29 SP 1 0 4.8 0.3 0.0 4.5 0.0
30 Lou Finney BOS 29 RF 1 0 1.9 2.6 -0.2 0.0 -0.5

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Bob Feller CLE 21 SP 222 6 9.9 -0.1 0.0 9.9 0.0
2 Bobo Newsom DET 32 SP 120 1 7.3 -0.1 0.0 7.4 0.0
3 Joe DiMaggio NYY 25 CF 151 0 7.3 7.0 0.4 0.0 -0.1
4 Hank Greenberg DET 29 LF 292 16 7.1 7.9 -0.1 0.0 -0.7
5 Johnny Rigney CHW 25 SP 6.7 0.0 0.0 6.6 0.0
6 Ted Williams BOS 21 LF 16 0 6.3 7.1 -0.2 0.1 -0.6
7 Lou Boudreau CLE 22 SS 119 1 6.0 3.5 1.5 0.0 1.0
8 Joe Gordon NYY 25 2B 3 0 5.8 3.8 1.4 0.0 0.6
9 Schoolboy Rowe DET 30 SP 62 0 5.6 0.6 0.0 5.0 0.0
10 Charlie Keller NYY 23 RF 5.4 5.2 0.8 0.0 -0.6
11 Luke Appling CHW 33 SS 54 0 5.4 4.2 0.2 0.0 1.0
12 Rudy York DET 26 1B 61 0 5.3 6.0 0.1 0.0 -0.7
13 Elden Auker SLB 29 SP 1 0 4.8 0.3 0.0 4.5 0.0
14 Tommy Bridges DET 33 SP 4.7 -0.3 0.0 5.0 0.0
15 Jimmie Foxx BOS 32 1B 110 0 4.7 5.5 -0.5 0.0 -0.3
16 Dutch Leonard WAS 31 SP 4.7 -0.5 0.0 5.1 0.0
17 Ken Chase WAS 26 SP 4.6 -0.1 0.0 4.7 0.0
18 Harlond Clift SLB 27 3B 4.4 3.7 0.5 0.0 0.2
19 Thornton Lee CHW 33 SP 4.3 0.4 0.0 3.9 0.0
20 Johnny Babich PHA 27 SP 5 0 4.2 -0.7 0.0 4.8 0.0
21 Hal Trosky CLE 27 1B 4.1 4.9 -0.1 0.0 -0.6
22 Barney McCosky DET 23 CF 11 0 4.0 4.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1
23 Joe Cronin BOS 33 SS 4.0 3.8 -0.8 0.0 1.0
24 Charlie Gehringer DET 37 2B 3 0 3.8 4.3 -1.0 0.0 0.5
25 Cecil Travis WAS 26 3B 3 0 3.8 3.6 -0.1 0.0 0.3
26 Al Smith CLE 32 SP 3.8 0.8 0.0 3.0 0.0
27 Wally Moses PHA 29 RF 3.8 4.2 0.1 0.0 -0.6
28 Bob Johnson PHA 34 LF 3.8 4.3 0.0 0.0 -0.6
29 Eddie Smith CHW 26 SP 3.7 0.3 0.0 3.4 0.0
30 Ted Lyons CHW 39 SP 2 0 3.6 0.2 0.0 3.4 0.0