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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 Don Newcombe BRO 30 SP 223 8 5.3 0.9 -0.1 4.5 0.0
2 Sal Maglie BRO 39 SP 183 4 4.3 -0.6 -0.1 4.9 0.0
3 Hank Aaron MIL 22 RF 146 0 7.2 6.5 1.2 0.0 -0.5
4 Warren Spahn MIL 35 SP 126 1 6.0 0.6 -0.1 5.5 0.0
5 Jim Gilliam BRO 27 2B 103 4 6.1 3.8 2.0 0.0 0.4
6 Roy McMillan CIN 26 SS 96 3 4.4 1.5 1.8 0.0 1.1
7 Frank Robinson CIN 20 LF 79 0 6.6 6.7 0.4 0.0 -0.5
8 Pee Wee Reese BRO 37 SS 71 3 2.6 1.5 0.1 0.0 1.1
9 Stan Musial STL 35 1B 62 0 5.6 6.4 -0.2 0.0 -0.7
10 Duke Snider BRO 29 CF 55 1 7.6 6.6 0.9 0.0 0.1
11 Joe Adcock MIL 28 1B 54 0 4.8 5.5 -0.2 0.0 -0.5
12 Bob Friend PIT 25 SP 38 0 5.2 -0.3 -0.1 5.6 -0.0
13 Hersh Freeman CIN 28 RP 25 0 2.5 0.0 -0.0 2.5 -0.1
14 Ted Kluszewski CIN 31 1B 18 0 3.1 4.5 -0.8 0.0 -0.6
15 Johnny Antonelli NYG 26 SP 18 0 6.3 0.0 -0.1 6.4 -0.0
16 Jackie Robinson BRO 37 3B 17 0 4.5 2.6 1.8 0.0 0.2
17 Willie Mays NYG 25 CF 14 0 7.6 6.5 0.9 0.0 0.1
18 Bill Virdon STL/PIT 25 CF 13 0 2.7 3.3 -0.7 0.0 0.1
19 Ed Bailey CIN 25 C 13 0 4.8 3.8 0.4 0.0 0.6
20 Stan Lopata PHI 30 C 11 0 4.3 5.0 -1.2 0.0 0.5
21 Carl Furillo BRO 34 RF 9 0 2.3 2.7 0.2 0.0 -0.6
22 Lew Burdette MIL 29 SP 8 0 4.1 -0.1 -0.1 4.2 -0.0
23 Robin Roberts PHI 29 SP 7 0 2.9 0.6 -0.1 2.4 0.0
24 Bob Buhl MIL 27 SP 7 0 0.8 -0.6 -0.1 1.4 -0.0
25 Brooks Lawrence CIN 31 SP 6 0 2.0 -0.1 -0.1 2.2 -0.0
26 Dale Long PIT 30 1B 4 0 2.1 3.5 -0.8 0.0 -0.6
27 Wally Moon STL 26 RF 3 0 3.7 4.7 -0.4 0.0 -0.6
28 Ken Boyer STL 25 3B 2 0 6.4 4.7 1.4 0.0 0.3
29 Ernie Banks CHC 25 SS 2 0 5.3 4.5 -0.2 0.0 1.1
30 Clem Labine BRO 29 RP 1 0 1.8 -0.1 -0.0 2.0 -0.1
31 Richie Ashburn PHI 29 CF 1 0 5.6 4.2 1.3 0.0 0.1
32 Johnny Logan MIL 30 SS 1 0 5.5 3.6 0.8 0.0 1.1

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Duke Snider BRO 29 CF 55 1 7.6 6.6 0.9 0.0 0.1
2 Willie Mays NYG 25 CF 14 0 7.6 6.5 0.9 0.0 0.1
3 Hank Aaron MIL 22 RF 146 0 7.2 6.5 1.2 0.0 -0.5
4 Frank Robinson CIN 20 LF 79 0 6.6 6.7 0.4 0.0 -0.5
5 Ken Boyer STL 25 3B 2 0 6.4 4.7 1.4 0.0 0.3
6 Johnny Antonelli NYG 26 SP 18 0 6.3 0.0 -0.1 6.4 -0.0
7 Jim Gilliam BRO 27 2B 103 4 6.1 3.8 2.0 0.0 0.4
8 Warren Spahn MIL 35 SP 126 1 6.0 0.6 -0.1 5.5 0.0
9 Eddie Mathews MIL 24 3B 5.7 6.1 -0.7 0.0 0.3
10 Richie Ashburn PHI 29 CF 1 0 5.6 4.2 1.3 0.0 0.1
11 Stan Musial STL 35 1B 62 0 5.6 6.4 -0.2 0.0 -0.7
12 Johnny Logan MIL 30 SS 1 0 5.5 3.6 0.8 0.0 1.1
13 Ernie Banks CHC 25 SS 2 0 5.3 4.5 -0.2 0.0 1.1
14 Don Newcombe BRO 30 SP 223 8 5.3 0.9 -0.1 4.5 0.0
15 Bob Friend PIT 25 SP 38 0 5.2 -0.3 -0.1 5.6 -0.0
16 Joe Adcock MIL 28 1B 54 0 4.8 5.5 -0.2 0.0 -0.5
17 Ed Bailey CIN 25 C 13 0 4.8 3.8 0.4 0.0 0.6
18 Jackie Robinson BRO 37 3B 17 0 4.5 2.6 1.8 0.0 0.2
19 Ron Kline PIT 24 SP 4.4 -0.5 -0.1 4.9 -0.0
20 Roy McMillan CIN 26 SS 96 3 4.4 1.5 1.8 0.0 1.1
21 Stan Lopata PHI 30 C 11 0 4.3 5.0 -1.2 0.0 0.5
22 Sal Maglie BRO 39 SP 183 4 4.3 -0.6 -0.1 4.9 0.0
23 Murry Dickson PHI/STL 39 SP 4.2 0.5 -0.1 3.8 0.0
24 Lew Burdette MIL 29 SP 8 0 4.1 -0.1 -0.1 4.2 -0.0
25 Marv Grissom NYG 38 RP 3.8 -0.0 -0.0 3.9 -0.1
26 Wally Moon STL 26 RF 3 0 3.7 4.7 -0.4 0.0 -0.6
27 Walt Moryn CHC 30 RF 3.6 3.6 0.5 0.0 -0.5
28 Don Blasingame STL 24 2B 3.5 1.6 1.0 0.0 0.9
29 Wally Post CIN 26 RF 3.5 3.6 0.5 0.0 -0.5
30 Gil Hodges BRO 32 1B 3.5 3.8 0.5 0.0 -0.7

American League Most Valuable Player

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Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Mickey Mantle NYY 24 CF 336 24 11.3 10.8 0.6 0.0 -0.1
2 Yogi Berra NYY 31 C 186 0 6.3 5.1 0.6 0.0 0.6
3 Al Kaline DET 21 RF 142 0 6.5 6.0 1.2 0.0 -0.7
4 Harvey Kuenn DET 25 SS 80 0 4.6 3.9 -0.0 0.0 0.8
5 Billy Pierce CHW 29 SP 75 0 4.6 -0.7 0.0 5.2 0.0
6 Ted Williams BOS 37 LF 70 0 6.1 6.3 0.2 0.0 -0.5
7 Gil McDougald NYY 28 SS 55 0 5.1 3.7 0.8 0.0 0.7
8 Bob Nieman CHW/BAL 29 LF 55 0 4.2 4.8 -0.0 0.0 -0.6
9 Vic Wertz CLE 31 1B 45 0 2.2 2.9 0.0 0.0 -0.7
10 Bob Lemon CLE 35 SP 40 0 5.9 0.7 0.0 5.2 0.0
11 Harry Simpson KCA 30 RF 37 0 0.7 2.5 -1.2 0.0 -0.6
12 Whitey Ford NYY 27 SP 33 0 5.6 0.4 0.0 5.2 0.0
13 Early Wynn CLE 36 SP 32 0 8.4 0.5 0.0 7.8 0.0
14 Nellie Fox CHW 28 2B 28 0 1.9 1.6 -0.2 0.0 0.5
15 Jim Piersall BOS 26 CF 28 0 4.8 1.7 3.3 0.0 -0.1
16 Sherm Lollar CHW 31 C 27 0 3.7 2.8 0.4 0.0 0.6
17 Frank Lary DET 26 SP 24 0 6.7 0.4 0.0 6.3 0.0
18 Pete Runnels WAS 28 1B 24 0 2.7 3.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
19 Herb Score CLE 23 SP 18 0 7.5 0.2 0.0 7.3 -0.0
20 Jackie Jensen BOS 29 RF 15 0 3.8 4.0 0.5 0.0 -0.7
21 Mickey Vernon BOS 38 1B 14 0 2.3 3.1 -0.2 0.0 -0.5
22 Tom Brewer BOS 24 SP 11 0 5.6 0.7 0.0 4.9 0.0
23 Charlie Maxwell DET 29 LF 8 0 5.9 5.8 0.7 0.0 -0.6
24 Hank Bauer NYY 33 RF 8 0 1.7 1.9 0.5 0.0 -0.7
25 Luis Aparicio CHW 22 SS 7 0 1.5 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.9
26 Gus Triandos BAL 25 C 6 0 3.1 2.5 0.5 0.0 0.1
27 Vic Power KCA 28 1B 3 0 1.6 1.9 0.0 0.0 -0.3
28 Minnie Minoso CHW 30 LF 3 0 6.2 6.6 0.3 0.0 -0.7
29 Frank Bolling DET 24 2B 3 0 2.0 1.9 -0.2 0.0 0.4
30 Johnny Kucks NYY 23 SP 2 0 -0.0 -0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
31 Roy Sievers WAS 29 LF 1 0 2.3 3.7 -0.6 0.0 -0.8

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Mickey Mantle NYY 24 CF 336 24 11.3 10.8 0.6 0.0 -0.1
2 Early Wynn CLE 36 SP 32 0 8.4 0.5 0.0 7.8 0.0
3 Herb Score CLE 23 SP 18 0 7.5 0.2 0.0 7.3 -0.0
4 Frank Lary DET 26 SP 24 0 6.7 0.4 0.0 6.3 0.0
5 Al Kaline DET 21 RF 142 0 6.5 6.0 1.2 0.0 -0.7
6 Yogi Berra NYY 31 C 186 0 6.3 5.1 0.6 0.0 0.6
7 Minnie Minoso CHW 30 LF 3 0 6.2 6.6 0.3 0.0 -0.7
8 Ted Williams BOS 37 LF 70 0 6.1 6.3 0.2 0.0 -0.5
9 Bob Lemon CLE 35 SP 40 0 5.9 0.7 0.0 5.2 0.0
10 Charlie Maxwell DET 29 LF 8 0 5.9 5.8 0.7 0.0 -0.6
11 Tom Brewer BOS 24 SP 11 0 5.6 0.7 0.0 4.9 0.0
12 Whitey Ford NYY 27 SP 33 0 5.6 0.4 0.0 5.2 0.0
13 Gil McDougald NYY 28 SS 55 0 5.1 3.7 0.8 0.0 0.7
14 Jack Harshman CHW 28 SP 5.1 0.8 0.0 4.3 0.0
15 Larry Doby CHW 32 CF 4.9 4.4 0.6 0.0 -0.1
16 Jim Piersall BOS 26 CF 28 0 4.8 1.7 3.3 0.0 -0.1
17 Chuck Stobbs WAS 26 SP 4.7 -0.3 0.0 4.9 0.0
18 Harvey Kuenn DET 25 SS 80 0 4.6 3.9 -0.0 0.0 0.8
19 Billy Pierce CHW 29 SP 75 0 4.6 -0.7 0.0 5.2 0.0
20 Dick Donovan CHW 28 SP 4.3 0.8 0.0 3.6 0.0
21 Bill Skowron NYY 25 1B 4.3 4.6 0.3 0.0 -0.6
22 Bob Nieman CHW/BAL 29 LF 55 0 4.2 4.8 -0.0 0.0 -0.6
23 Jackie Jensen BOS 29 RF 15 0 3.8 4.0 0.5 0.0 -0.7
24 Connie Johnson CHW/BAL 33 SP 3.7 0.6 0.0 3.2 0.0
25 Sherm Lollar CHW 31 C 27 0 3.7 2.8 0.4 0.0 0.6
26 Ray Boone DET 32 3B 3.4 4.4 -1.1 0.0 0.1
27 Don Larsen NYY 26 SP 3.4 0.7 0.0 2.6 0.0
28 Frank Sullivan BOS 26 SP 3.2 -0.7 0.0 3.9 0.0
29 Paul Foytack DET 25 SP 3.1 -0.5 0.0 3.6 0.0
30 Gus Triandos BAL 25 C 6 0 3.1 2.5 0.5 0.0 0.1