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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 Mike Schmidt PHI 31 3B 321 21 7.7 6.4 1.1 0.0 0.2
2 Andre Dawson MON 26 CF 215 2 7.5 5.3 2.2 0.0 -0.0
3 George Foster CIN 32 LF 146 0 3.7 4.6 -0.3 0.0 -0.6
4 Dave Concepcion CIN 33 SS 108 0 3.7 2.7 0.4 0.0 0.7
5 Fernando Valenzuela LAD 20 SP 90 1 5.3 0.5 0.0 4.8 0.0
6 Gary Carter MON 27 C 77 0 3.8 1.6 1.6 0.0 0.7
7 Dusty Baker LAD 32 LF 65 0 2.8 3.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.5
8 Bruce Sutter STL 28 RP 59 0 1.5 -0.1 0.0 1.6 0.0
9 Steve Carlton PHI 36 SP 41 0 5.5 -0.1 0.0 5.5 0.0
10 Tom Seaver CIN 36 SP 35 0 4.4 0.3 0.0 4.0 0.0
11 Bill Buckner CHC 31 1B 35 0 1.2 2.8 -0.8 0.0 -0.8
12 Pete Rose PHI 40 1B 35 0 1.7 2.9 -0.4 0.0 -0.8
13 Gary Matthews PHI 30 LF 31 0 2.5 3.9 -0.9 0.0 -0.5
14 Jose Cruz HOU 33 LF 25 0 3.2 2.5 1.3 0.0 -0.6
15 George Hendrick STL 31 RF 25 0 2.7 3.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.3
16 Nolan Ryan HOU 34 SP 23 0 5.1 0.4 0.0 4.7 0.0
17 Bill Madlock PIT 30 3B 20 0 3.5 3.3 0.1 0.0 0.1
18 Art Howe HOU 34 3B 16 0 3.5 2.6 0.8 0.0 0.1
19 Tim Raines MON 21 LF 15 0 3.5 3.7 0.2 0.0 -0.4
20 Keith Hernandez STL 27 1B 9 0 4.2 3.9 1.0 0.0 -0.7
21 Rick Camp ATL 28 RP 9 0 2.6 -0.2 0.0 2.8 0.0
22 Tom Herr STL 25 2B 7 0 2.1 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.3
23 Greg Minton SFG 29 RP 4 0 1.4 -0.2 0.0 1.7 0.0
24 Warren Cromartie MON 27 1B 3 0 2.1 2.1 0.7 0.0 -0.6
25 Milt May SFG 30 C 1 0 1.4 1.5 -0.7 0.0 0.6
26 Steve Garvey LAD 32 1B 1 0 2.0 2.4 0.4 0.0 -0.8

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Mike Schmidt PHI 31 3B 321 21 7.7 6.4 1.1 0.0 0.2
2 Andre Dawson MON 26 CF 215 2 7.5 5.3 2.2 0.0 -0.0
3 Steve Carlton PHI 36 SP 41 0 5.5 -0.1 0.0 5.5 0.0
4 Fernando Valenzuela LAD 20 SP 90 1 5.3 0.5 0.0 4.8 0.0
5 Nolan Ryan HOU 34 SP 23 0 5.1 0.4 0.0 4.7 0.0
6 Tom Seaver CIN 36 SP 35 0 4.4 0.3 0.0 4.0 0.0
7 Jerry Reuss LAD 32 SP 4.3 0.1 0.0 4.1 0.0
8 Keith Hernandez STL 27 1B 9 0 4.2 3.9 1.0 0.0 -0.7
9 Gary Carter MON 27 C 77 0 3.8 1.6 1.6 0.0 0.7
10 Dave Concepcion CIN 33 SS 108 0 3.7 2.7 0.4 0.0 0.7
11 Burt Hooton LAD 31 SP 3.7 0.4 0.0 3.3 0.0
12 George Foster CIN 32 LF 146 0 3.7 4.6 -0.3 0.0 -0.6
13 Bob Knepper HOU 27 SP 3.6 0.1 0.0 3.5 0.0
14 Doyle Alexander SFG 30 SP 3.5 0.2 0.0 3.3 0.0
15 Art Howe HOU 34 3B 16 0 3.5 2.6 0.8 0.0 0.1
16 Tim Raines MON 21 LF 15 0 3.5 3.7 0.2 0.0 -0.4
17 Ron Cey LAD 33 3B 3.5 3.1 0.3 0.0 0.1
18 Bill Madlock PIT 30 3B 20 0 3.5 3.3 0.1 0.0 0.1
19 Ken Oberkfell STL 25 3B 3.3 2.2 0.9 0.0 0.2
20 Vida Blue SFG 31 SP 3.2 0.4 0.0 2.9 -0.0
21 Ron Oester CIN 25 2B 3.2 1.6 1.3 0.0 0.4
22 Jose Cruz HOU 33 LF 25 0 3.2 2.5 1.3 0.0 -0.6
23 Jack Clark SFG 25 RF 3.1 3.3 0.3 0.0 -0.5
24 Darrell Evans SFG 34 3B 3.0 2.2 0.7 0.0 0.1
25 Pedro Guerrero LAD 25 RF 2.9 3.1 0.1 0.0 -0.4
26 Jim Bibby PIT 36 SP 2.9 0.2 0.0 2.7 0.0
27 Don Sutton HOU 36 SP 2.9 0.1 0.0 2.8 0.0
28 Dusty Baker LAD 32 LF 65 0 2.8 3.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.5
29 Ken Griffey CIN 31 CF 2.8 3.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.0
30 Gene Richards SDP 27 LF 2.8 3.7 -0.4 0.0 -0.5

American League Most Valuable Player

By Votes


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Rollie Fingers MIL 34 RP 319 15 4.2 0.0 0.0 4.2 0.0
2 Rickey Henderson OAK 22 LF 308 12 6.7 4.7 2.4 0.0 -0.3
3 Dwight Evans BOS 29 RF 140 0 6.7 5.6 1.5 0.0 -0.4
4 Tony Armas OAK 27 RF 139 1 4.2 3.0 1.6 0.0 -0.4
5 Eddie Murray BAL 25 1B 137 0 3.7 4.2 0.1 0.0 -0.5
6 Carney Lansford BOS 24 3B 109 0 3.7 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.1
7 Dave Winfield NYY 29 LF 98 0 2.5 3.6 -0.8 0.0 -0.3
8 Cecil Cooper MIL 31 1B 96 0 4.2 4.5 0.3 0.0 -0.6
9 Rich Gossage NYY 29 RP 62 0 2.3 0.0 0.0 2.3 0.0
10 Tom Paciorek SEA 34 LF 46 0 4.3 3.8 0.8 0.0 -0.3
11 Dwayne Murphy OAK 26 CF 45 0 4.4 3.3 0.9 0.0 0.2
12 Kirk Gibson DET 24 RF 40 0 2.4 2.6 0.1 0.0 -0.2
13 Steve McCatty OAK 27 SP 22 0 4.5 0.0 0.0 4.5 0.0
14 Bobby Grich CAL 32 2B 19 0 5.5 4.6 0.4 0.0 0.5
15 Jack Morris DET 26 SP 17 0 3.4 0.0 0.0 3.4 0.0
16 Al Oliver TEX 34 DH 8 0 1.5 2.5 -0.1 0.0 -1.0
17 Buddy Bell TEX 29 3B 7 0 6.2 2.8 3.0 0.0 0.3
18 Robin Yount MIL 25 SS 7 0 4.9 2.1 2.1 0.0 0.7
19 Bill Almon CHW 28 SS 6 0 2.1 1.9 -0.5 0.0 0.8
20 Jerry Mumphrey NYY 28 CF 5 0 3.2 2.3 0.8 0.0 0.1
21 Alan Trammell DET 23 SS 4 0 3.8 1.4 1.6 0.0 0.8
22 Mike Hargrove CLE 31 1B 4 0 3.1 3.6 0.0 0.0 -0.5
23 Ken Singleton BAL 34 RF 3 0 1.2 2.8 -1.0 0.0 -0.5
24 Steve Kemp DET 26 LF 3 0 3.8 3.6 0.6 0.0 -0.4
25 Dennis Martinez BAL 27 SP 3 0 1.7 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.0
26 Greg Luzinski CHW 30 DH 3 0 2.7 3.8 -0.1 0.0 -1.0
27 Dave Stieb TOR 23 SP 1 0 4.4 -0.0 0.0 4.4 -0.0
28 George Brett KCR 28 3B 1 0 3.3 3.3 -0.2 0.0 0.3

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Dwight Evans BOS 29 RF 140 0 6.7 5.6 1.5 0.0 -0.4
2 Rickey Henderson OAK 22 LF 308 12 6.7 4.7 2.4 0.0 -0.3
3 Buddy Bell TEX 29 3B 7 0 6.2 2.8 3.0 0.0 0.3
4 Bert Blyleven CLE 30 SP 5.6 0.0 0.0 5.6 0.0
5 Bobby Grich CAL 32 2B 19 0 5.5 4.6 0.4 0.0 0.5
6 Robin Yount MIL 25 SS 7 0 4.9 2.1 2.1 0.0 0.7
7 Rick Burleson CAL 30 SS 4.5 2.7 1.0 0.0 0.9
8 Steve McCatty OAK 27 SP 22 0 4.5 0.0 0.0 4.5 0.0
9 Dave Stieb TOR 23 SP 1 0 4.4 -0.0 0.0 4.4 -0.0
10 Dwayne Murphy OAK 26 CF 45 0 4.4 3.3 0.9 0.0 0.2
11 Tom Paciorek SEA 34 LF 46 0 4.3 3.8 0.8 0.0 -0.3
12 Tony Armas OAK 27 RF 139 1 4.2 3.0 1.6 0.0 -0.4
13 Cecil Cooper MIL 31 1B 96 0 4.2 4.5 0.3 0.0 -0.6
14 Rollie Fingers MIL 34 RP 319 15 4.2 0.0 0.0 4.2 0.0
15 Willie Wilson KCR 25 LF 4.1 2.2 2.2 0.0 -0.2
16 Chet Lemon CHW 26 CF 4.1 3.6 0.4 0.0 0.1
17 Jim Sundberg TEX 30 C 3.9 2.4 0.8 0.0 0.8
18 Britt Burns CHW 22 SP 3.9 0.0 0.0 3.9 0.0
19 Lou Whitaker DET 24 2B 3.8 1.8 1.6 0.0 0.5
20 Steve Kemp DET 26 LF 3 0 3.8 3.6 0.6 0.0 -0.4
21 Alan Trammell DET 23 SS 4 0 3.8 1.4 1.6 0.0 0.8
22 Eddie Murray BAL 25 1B 137 0 3.7 4.2 0.1 0.0 -0.5
23 Larry Gura KCR 33 SP 3.7 0.0 0.0 3.7 0.0
24 Carney Lansford BOS 24 3B 109 0 3.7 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.1
25 Tony Bernazard CHW 24 2B 3.7 2.6 0.6 0.0 0.5
26 Dave Righetti NYY 22 SP 3.5 0.0 0.0 3.5 0.0
27 Dennis Leonard KCR 30 SP 3.4 0.0 0.0 3.4 0.0
28 Jack Morris DET 26 SP 17 0 3.4 0.0 0.0 3.4 0.0
29 Ken Forsch CAL 34 SP 3.3 0.0 0.0 3.3 0.0
30 George Brett KCR 28 3B 1 0 3.3 3.3 -0.2 0.0 0.3