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Major League Rookie of the Year

By Votes


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Jackie Robinson BRO 28 1B 129 0 3.1 4.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.6
2 Larry Jansen NYG 26 SP 105 0 5.0 -0.1 0.0 5.1 0.0
3 Spec Shea NYY 26 SP 67 0 3.1 0.3 0.0 2.8 -0.0
4 Ferris Fain PHA 26 1B 43 0 4.0 4.2 0.5 0.0 -0.7
5 Frank Baumholtz CIN 28 RF 42 0 0.2 1.8 -0.9 0.0 -0.6

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Larry Jansen NYG 26 SP 105 0 5.0 -0.1 0.0 5.1 0.0
2 Ferris Fain PHA 26 1B 43 0 4.0 4.2 0.5 0.0 -0.7
3 Earl Torgeson BSN 23 1B 3.6 4.1 0.0 0.0 -0.5
4 Bobby Thomson NYG 23 CF 3.3 3.6 -0.3 0.0 0.0
5 Harry Taylor BRO 28 SP 3.2 -0.4 -0.0 3.6 0.0
6 Jim Hearn STL 26 SP 3.2 -0.3 0.0 3.4 0.0
7 Jackie Robinson BRO 28 1B 129 0 3.1 4.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.6
8 Spec Shea NYY 26 SP 67 0 3.1 0.3 0.0 2.8 -0.0
9 Spider Jorgensen BRO 27 3B 2.4 2.1 0.3 0.0 0.1
10 Fred Sanford SLB 27 SP 2.3 -0.0 0.0 2.3 -0.0
11 Kent Peterson CIN 21 SP 2.0 -0.5 0.0 2.5 0.0
12 Clint Hartung NYG 24 SP 1.7 1.1 -0.1 0.7 -0.0
13 Dale Mitchell CLE 25 LF 1.6 2.0 0.1 0.0 -0.5
14 Sam Mele BOS 25 RF 1.5 2.4 -0.4 0.0 -0.5
15 Vic Wertz DET 22 RF 1.5 2.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.4