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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 Jeff Bagwell HOU 26 1B 392 28 8.2 8.3 0.5 0.0 -0.7
2 Matt Williams SFG 28 3B 281 0 4.7 3.8 0.8 0.0 0.1
3 Moises Alou MON 27 LF 183 0 5.1 4.7 0.9 0.0 -0.5
4 Barry Bonds SFG 29 LF 144 0 6.2 6.2 0.5 0.0 -0.5
5 Greg Maddux ATL 28 SP 133 0 8.7 0.2 0.0 8.5 0.0
6 Mike Piazza LAD 25 C 121 0 3.6 3.2 -0.2 0.0 0.6
7 Tony Gwynn SDP 34 RF 112 0 4.2 5.7 -1.1 0.0 -0.4
8 Fred McGriff ATL 30 1B 96 0 4.6 4.6 0.7 0.0 -0.7
9 Kevin Mitchell CIN 32 LF 86 0 3.7 4.5 -0.4 0.0 -0.4
10 Andres Galarraga COL 33 1B 42 0 2.0 3.2 -0.6 0.0 -0.6
11 Larry Walker MON 27 RF 23 0 4.7 4.6 0.7 0.0 -0.5
12 Ken Hill MON 28 SP 22 0 2.9 -0.1 0.0 3.0 0.0
13 Marquis Grissom MON 27 CF 22 0 5.1 2.9 2.0 0.0 0.2
14 Dante Bichette COL 30 RF 19 0 1.0 1.9 -0.3 0.0 -0.5
15 Hal Morris CIN 29 1B 18 0 2.2 3.1 -0.3 0.0 -0.7
16 Craig Biggio HOU 28 2B 17 0 4.6 5.0 -0.7 0.0 0.3
17 Gregg Jefferies STL 26 1B 5 0 1.9 3.0 -0.5 0.0 -0.6
18 Jeff Conine FLA 28 LF 4 0 2.9 3.1 0.5 0.0 -0.7
19 Tim Wallach LAD 36 3B 4 0 1.9 2.6 -0.7 0.0 0.1
20 John Franco NYM 33 RP 3 0 0.9 -0.0 0.0 0.9 -0.0
21 Bret Boone CIN 25 2B 2 0 1.9 2.7 -1.1 0.0 0.2
22 Brett Butler LAD 37 CF 1 0 3.4 4.1 -1.0 0.0 0.2
23 Bret Saberhagen NYM 30 SP 1 0 5.7 0.3 0.0 5.5 0.0
24 Andy Benes SDP 26 SP 1 0 3.6 -0.1 0.0 3.7 0.0

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Greg Maddux ATL 28 SP 133 0 8.7 0.2 0.0 8.5 0.0
2 Jeff Bagwell HOU 26 1B 392 28 8.2 8.3 0.5 0.0 -0.7
3 Barry Bonds SFG 29 LF 144 0 6.2 6.2 0.5 0.0 -0.5
4 Bret Saberhagen NYM 30 SP 1 0 5.7 0.3 0.0 5.5 0.0
5 Marquis Grissom MON 27 CF 22 0 5.1 2.9 2.0 0.0 0.2
6 Moises Alou MON 27 LF 183 0 5.1 4.7 0.9 0.0 -0.5
7 Matt Williams SFG 28 3B 281 0 4.7 3.8 0.8 0.0 0.1
8 Larry Walker MON 27 RF 23 0 4.7 4.6 0.7 0.0 -0.5
9 Danny Jackson PHI 32 SP 4.6 -0.1 0.0 4.7 0.0
10 Craig Biggio HOU 28 2B 17 0 4.6 5.0 -0.7 0.0 0.3
11 Fred McGriff ATL 30 1B 96 0 4.6 4.6 0.7 0.0 -0.7
12 Marvin Freeman COL 31 SP 4.5 -0.0 0.0 4.5 0.0
13 Tony Gwynn SDP 34 RF 112 0 4.2 5.7 -1.1 0.0 -0.4
14 Doug Drabek HOU 31 SP 4.0 0.6 0.0 3.4 0.0
15 Barry Larkin CIN 30 SS 4.0 2.8 0.5 0.0 0.7
16 Andy Ashby SDP 26 SP 3.9 -0.1 0.0 4.1 0.0
17 Kevin Gross LAD 33 SP 3.9 0.0 0.0 3.8 0.0
18 Sammy Sosa CHC 25 RF 3.8 2.7 1.5 0.0 -0.4
19 Ken Caminiti HOU 31 3B 3.8 2.3 1.4 0.0 0.1
20 Butch Henry MON 25 SP 3.8 0.5 0.0 3.3 0.0
21 Kevin Mitchell CIN 32 LF 86 0 3.7 4.5 -0.4 0.0 -0.4
22 David Justice ATL 28 RF 3.7 3.9 0.3 0.0 -0.5
23 Mike Piazza LAD 25 C 121 0 3.6 3.2 -0.2 0.0 0.6
24 Andy Benes SDP 26 SP 1 0 3.6 -0.1 0.0 3.7 0.0
25 Ramon Martinez LAD 26 SP 3.5 0.6 0.0 3.0 0.0
26 Jay Bell PIT 28 SS 3.4 1.7 1.1 0.0 0.6
27 Steve Trachsel CHC 23 SP 3.4 -0.1 0.0 3.4 0.0
28 Brett Butler LAD 37 CF 1 0 3.4 4.1 -1.0 0.0 0.2
29 Jose Rijo CIN 29 SP 3.3 0.2 0.0 3.1 0.0
30 Reggie Sanders CIN 26 RF 3.3 2.0 1.7 0.0 -0.4

American League Most Valuable Player

By Votes


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Frank Thomas CHW 26 1B 372 24 6.4 7.7 -0.8 0.0 -0.6
2 Ken Griffey SEA 24 CF 233 3 6.9 5.7 1.0 0.0 0.2
3 Albert Belle CLE 27 LF 225 0 5.7 7.0 -1.0 0.0 -0.4
4 Kenny Lofton CLE 27 CF 181 1 7.2 5.7 1.2 0.0 0.3
5 Paul O'Neill NYY 31 RF 150 0 4.3 5.3 -0.6 0.0 -0.4
6 Jimmy Key NYY 33 SP 102 0 4.4 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0
7 Kirby Puckett MIN 34 RF 100 0 3.6 3.5 0.6 0.0 -0.4
8 Julio Franco CHW 35 DH 49 0 3.0 4.1 -0.3 0.0 -0.9
9 David Cone KCR 31 SP 40 0 6.9 0.0 0.0 6.9 0.0
10 Joe Carter TOR 34 RF 35 0 0.7 2.3 -1.3 0.0 -0.3
11 Jose Canseco TEX 29 DH 27 0 3.0 3.9 -0.0 0.0 -0.9
12 Cal Ripken BAL 33 SS 24 0 4.0 1.7 1.6 0.0 0.7
13 Wade Boggs NYY 36 3B 19 0 4.5 4.1 0.3 0.0 0.2
14 Lee Smith BAL 36 RP 18 0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.0
15 Will Clark TEX 30 1B 17 0 3.6 4.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.5
16 Rafael Palmeiro BAL 29 1B 11 0 4.0 3.6 0.9 0.0 -0.5
17 Mo Vaughn BOS 26 1B 10 0 2.7 3.8 -0.6 0.0 -0.5
18 Don Mattingly NYY 33 1B 9 0 2.3 2.4 0.3 0.0 -0.4
19 Paul Molitor TOR 37 DH 9 0 3.6 4.7 -0.2 0.0 -0.9
20 Mike Mussina BAL 25 SP 8 0 5.4 0.0 0.0 5.4 0.0
21 Chuck Knoblauch MIN 25 2B 8 0 4.1 3.3 0.4 0.0 0.4
22 Chili Davis CAL 34 DH 3 0 3.1 4.0 -0.0 0.0 -0.9
23 Ruben Sierra OAK 28 RF 1 0 0.3 1.8 -1.1 0.0 -0.4
24 Jason Bere CHW 23 SP 1 0 2.8 0.0 0.0 2.8 0.0

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Kenny Lofton CLE 27 CF 181 1 7.2 5.7 1.2 0.0 0.3
2 Ken Griffey SEA 24 CF 233 3 6.9 5.7 1.0 0.0 0.2
3 David Cone KCR 31 SP 40 0 6.9 0.0 0.0 6.9 0.0
4 Frank Thomas CHW 26 1B 372 24 6.4 7.7 -0.8 0.0 -0.6
5 Roger Clemens BOS 31 SP 6.0 0.0 0.0 6.0 0.0
6 Albert Belle CLE 27 LF 225 0 5.7 7.0 -1.0 0.0 -0.4
7 Randy Johnson SEA 30 SP 5.5 0.0 0.0 5.5 0.0
8 Mike Mussina BAL 25 SP 8 0 5.4 0.0 0.0 5.4 0.0
9 Pat Hentgen TOR 25 SP 5.4 0.0 0.0 5.4 0.0
10 Tony Phillips DET 35 LF 4.7 4.1 0.9 0.0 -0.3
11 Dennis Martinez CLE 40 SP 4.6 0.0 0.0 4.6 0.0
12 Kevin Appier KCR 26 SP 4.5 0.0 0.0 4.5 0.0
13 Wade Boggs NYY 36 3B 19 0 4.5 4.1 0.3 0.0 0.2
14 Jimmy Key NYY 33 SP 102 0 4.4 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0
15 Paul O'Neill NYY 31 RF 150 0 4.3 5.3 -0.6 0.0 -0.4
16 John Valentin BOS 27 SS 4.3 2.8 1.0 0.0 0.5
17 Charles Nagy CLE 27 SP 4.1 0.0 0.0 4.1 0.0
18 Chuck Knoblauch MIN 25 2B 8 0 4.1 3.3 0.4 0.0 0.4
19 Cal Ripken BAL 33 SS 24 0 4.0 1.7 1.6 0.0 0.7
20 Rafael Palmeiro BAL 29 1B 11 0 4.0 3.6 0.9 0.0 -0.5
21 Ricky Bones MIL 25 SP 4.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 0.0
22 Shane Mack MIN 30 LF 3.9 3.3 0.8 0.0 -0.2
23 Jack McDowell CHW 28 SP 3.8 0.0 0.0 3.8 0.0
24 Wilson Alvarez CHW 24 SP 3.7 0.0 0.0 3.7 0.0
25 Todd Stottlemyre TOR 29 SP 3.7 0.0 0.0 3.7 0.0
26 Kirby Puckett MIN 34 RF 100 0 3.6 3.5 0.6 0.0 -0.4
27 Paul Molitor TOR 37 DH 9 0 3.6 4.7 -0.2 0.0 -0.9
28 Will Clark TEX 30 1B 17 0 3.6 4.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.5
29 Mike Stanley NYY 31 C 3.6 2.7 0.4 0.0 0.4
30 Rickey Henderson OAK 35 LF 3.5 2.9 0.9 0.0 -0.3