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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 Bob Gibson STL 32 SP 242 14 11.9 0.6 0.1 11.2 0.0
2 Pete Rose CIN 27 RF 205 6 5.5 6.6 -0.2 0.0 -0.9
3 Willie McCovey SFG 30 1B 135 0 7.0 7.8 0.4 0.0 -1.1
4 Curt Flood STL 30 CF 116 0 4.1 4.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.2
5 Juan Marichal SFG 30 SP 93 0 5.5 0.5 0.1 5.0 0.0
6 Lou Brock STL 29 LF 73 0 5.8 6.1 0.9 0.0 -1.1
7 Mike Shannon STL 28 3B 55 0 3.6 3.5 -0.3 0.0 0.4
8 Billy Williams CHC 30 LF 48 0 4.6 6.1 -0.2 0.0 -1.3
9 Glenn Beckert CHC 27 2B 40 0 5.6 4.3 0.8 0.0 0.5
10 Felipe Alou ATL 33 CF 33 0 6.5 6.2 0.5 0.0 -0.2
11 Matty Alou PIT 29 CF 32 0 5.4 5.4 0.2 0.0 -0.1
12 Hank Aaron ATL 34 RF 19 0 6.8 6.4 1.5 0.0 -1.1
13 Ernie Banks CHC 37 1B 14 0 3.5 4.3 0.3 0.0 -1.1
14 Jerry Koosman NYM 25 SP 14 0 6.0 -0.3 0.0 6.3 0.0
15 Willie Mays SFG 37 CF 14 0 6.3 5.9 0.5 0.0 -0.1
16 Johnny Bench CIN 20 C 11 0 5.0 3.6 0.4 0.0 1.0
17 Phil Regan LAD/CHC 31 RP 7 0 3.2 0.0 0.0 3.1 0.1
18 Fergie Jenkins CHC 25 SP 6 0 6.6 0.4 0.1 6.2 0.0
19 Tony Perez CIN 26 3B 5 0 5.9 5.1 0.5 0.0 0.4
20 Dal Maxvill STL 29 SS 4 0 2.7 1.5 0.1 0.0 1.1
21 Nelson Briles STL 24 SP 4 0 2.1 0.1 0.0 1.9 0.0
22 Tom Haller LAD 31 C 3 0 4.8 3.0 0.9 0.0 0.9
23 Steve Blass PIT 26 SP 3 0 2.4 -0.2 0.0 2.5 0.0
24 Ron Santo CHC 28 3B 2 0 6.4 5.0 1.1 0.0 0.4
25 Clay Carroll ATL/CIN 27 RP 1 0 2.4 -0.0 0.0 2.3 0.1
26 Tommy Helms CIN 27 2B 1 0 1.8 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.4

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Bob Gibson STL 32 SP 242 14 11.9 0.6 0.1 11.2 0.0
2 Roberto Clemente PIT 33 RF 8.1 5.6 3.3 0.0 -0.8
3 Tom Seaver NYM 23 SP 7.0 0.2 0.0 6.8 0.0
4 Willie McCovey SFG 30 1B 135 0 7.0 7.8 0.4 0.0 -1.1
5 Hank Aaron ATL 34 RF 19 0 6.8 6.4 1.5 0.0 -1.1
6 Fergie Jenkins CHC 25 SP 6 0 6.6 0.4 0.1 6.2 0.0
7 Felipe Alou ATL 33 CF 33 0 6.5 6.2 0.5 0.0 -0.2
8 Ron Santo CHC 28 3B 2 0 6.4 5.0 1.1 0.0 0.4
9 Willie Mays SFG 37 CF 14 0 6.3 5.9 0.5 0.0 -0.1
10 Jerry Koosman NYM 25 SP 14 0 6.0 -0.3 0.0 6.3 0.0
11 Tony Perez CIN 26 3B 5 0 5.9 5.1 0.5 0.0 0.4
12 Lou Brock STL 29 LF 73 0 5.8 6.1 0.9 0.0 -1.1
13 Glenn Beckert CHC 27 2B 40 0 5.6 4.3 0.8 0.0 0.5
14 Juan Marichal SFG 30 SP 93 0 5.5 0.5 0.1 5.0 0.0
15 Pete Rose CIN 27 RF 205 6 5.5 6.6 -0.2 0.0 -0.9
16 Jimmy Wynn HOU 26 CF 5.5 6.9 -0.9 0.0 -0.6
17 Matty Alou PIT 29 CF 32 0 5.4 5.4 0.2 0.0 -0.1
18 Gene Alley PIT 27 SS 5.2 1.6 2.8 0.0 0.9
19 Johnny Bench CIN 20 C 11 0 5.0 3.6 0.4 0.0 1.0
20 Gaylord Perry SFG 29 SP 4.8 -0.6 0.1 5.3 0.0
21 Tom Haller LAD 31 C 3 0 4.8 3.0 0.9 0.0 0.9
22 Don Drysdale LAD 31 SP 4.7 0.2 0.0 4.4 0.0
23 Dave Giusti HOU 28 SP 4.7 0.4 0.0 4.2 0.0
24 Bobby Bolin SFG 29 SP 4.6 -0.2 0.0 4.8 0.0
25 Billy Williams CHC 30 LF 48 0 4.6 6.1 -0.2 0.0 -1.3
26 Ron Hunt SFG 27 2B 4.6 4.2 -0.0 0.0 0.4
27 Ed Charles NYM 35 3B 4.2 3.4 0.6 0.0 0.2
28 Curt Flood STL 30 CF 116 0 4.1 4.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.2
29 Cleon Jones NYM 25 LF 4.1 5.4 -0.4 0.0 -1.0
30 Pat Jarvis ATL 27 SP 3.9 -0.1 0.0 4.0 0.0

American League Most Valuable Player

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Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Denny McLain DET 24 SP 280 20 7.4 -0.0 -0.1 7.4 0.0
2 Bill Freehan DET 26 C 161 0 7.0 5.7 0.4 0.0 0.9
3 Ken Harrelson BOS 26 RF 103 0 5.0 6.2 -0.4 0.0 -0.8
4 Willie Horton DET 25 LF 102 0 5.4 6.6 -0.5 0.0 -0.8
5 Luis Tiant CLE 27 SP 78 0 7.9 -0.6 -0.1 8.5 0.0
6 Dave McNally BAL 25 SP 78 0 6.6 0.7 -0.1 5.9 0.0
7 Dick McAuliffe DET 28 2B 71 0 5.6 4.4 0.6 0.0 0.7
8 Frank Howard WAS 31 LF 63 0 4.6 8.0 -2.4 0.0 -1.0
9 Carl Yastrzemski BOS 28 LF 50 0 10.5 8.5 2.9 0.0 -0.9
10 Mel Stottlemyre NYY 26 SP 43 0 5.6 0.3 -0.1 5.4 0.0
11 Bert Campaneris OAK 26 SS 39 0 6.6 4.5 0.8 0.0 1.3
12 Roy White NYY 24 LF 17 0 4.4 5.7 -0.5 0.0 -0.8
13 Jim Northrup DET 28 RF 15 0 5.9 4.5 2.0 0.0 -0.6
14 Luis Aparicio CHW 34 SS 13 0 3.4 0.8 1.3 0.0 1.3
15 Jim Fregosi CAL 26 SS 11 0 3.9 3.7 -1.2 0.0 1.4
16 Don Buford BAL 31 CF 11 0 4.8 4.6 0.1 0.0 0.1
17 Brooks Robinson BAL 31 3B 8 0 8.4 3.9 3.9 0.0 0.6
18 Reggie Jackson OAK 22 RF 8 0 5.2 5.2 0.8 0.0 -0.7
19 Tony Oliva MIN 29 RF 5 0 3.8 4.4 -0.0 0.0 -0.6
20 Danny Cater OAK 28 1B 5 0 2.0 3.2 -0.2 0.0 -1.0
21 Boog Powell BAL 26 1B 4 0 2.4 4.2 -0.8 0.0 -1.0
22 Mike Andrews BOS 24 2B 4 0 3.7 3.8 -0.8 0.0 0.7
23 Norm Cash DET 33 1B 3 0 3.5 3.8 0.4 0.0 -0.8
24 Cesar Tovar MIN 27 CF 3 0 4.8 3.9 0.5 0.1 0.3
25 Mickey Stanley DET 25 CF 2 0 3.8 2.8 1.0 0.0 -0.0
26 Wilbur Wood CHW 26 RP 2 0 5.3 -0.0 -0.0 5.4 -0.1
27 Ted Uhlaender MIN 28 CF 1 0 1.9 3.1 -1.2 0.0 0.0

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Carl Yastrzemski BOS 28 LF 50 0 10.5 8.5 2.9 0.0 -0.9
2 Brooks Robinson BAL 31 3B 8 0 8.4 3.9 3.9 0.0 0.6
3 Luis Tiant CLE 27 SP 78 0 7.9 -0.6 -0.1 8.5 0.0
4 Denny McLain DET 24 SP 280 20 7.4 -0.0 -0.1 7.4 0.0
5 Bill Freehan DET 26 C 161 0 7.0 5.7 0.4 0.0 0.9
6 Bert Campaneris OAK 26 SS 39 0 6.6 4.5 0.8 0.0 1.3
7 Dave McNally BAL 25 SP 78 0 6.6 0.7 -0.1 5.9 0.0
8 Jim Northrup DET 28 RF 15 0 5.9 4.5 2.0 0.0 -0.6
9 Stan Bahnsen NYY 23 SP 5.9 -0.5 -0.1 6.4 0.0
10 Tommy John CHW 25 SP 5.9 0.3 -0.0 5.6 0.0
11 Mel Stottlemyre NYY 26 SP 43 0 5.6 0.3 -0.1 5.4 0.0
12 Dick McAuliffe DET 28 2B 71 0 5.6 4.4 0.6 0.0 0.7
13 Willie Horton DET 25 LF 102 0 5.4 6.6 -0.5 0.0 -0.8
14 Sam McDowell CLE 25 SP 5.4 -0.0 -0.1 5.4 0.0
15 Wilbur Wood CHW 26 RP 2 0 5.3 -0.0 -0.0 5.4 -0.1
16 Dean Chance MIN 27 SP 5.2 -0.9 -0.1 6.2 0.0
17 Reggie Jackson OAK 22 RF 8 0 5.2 5.2 0.8 0.0 -0.7
18 Ken Harrelson BOS 26 RF 103 0 5.0 6.2 -0.4 0.0 -0.8
19 Cesar Tovar MIN 27 CF 3 0 4.8 3.9 0.5 0.1 0.3
20 Don Buford BAL 31 CF 11 0 4.8 4.6 0.1 0.0 0.1
21 Reggie Smith BOS 23 CF 4.8 4.1 0.7 0.0 -0.0
22 Rick Reichardt CAL 25 LF 4.7 5.0 0.5 0.0 -0.8
23 Ken McMullen WAS 26 3B 4.7 4.4 -0.3 0.0 0.6
24 Frank Howard WAS 31 LF 63 0 4.6 8.0 -2.4 0.0 -1.0
25 Roy White NYY 24 LF 17 0 4.4 5.7 -0.5 0.0 -0.8
26 Jose Cardenal CLE 24 CF 4.2 2.9 1.3 0.0 0.0
27 Jim Perry MIN 32 SP 4.2 0.2 -0.0 4.0 -0.0
28 Jim Nash OAK 23 SP 4.0 -0.3 -0.0 4.3 0.0
29 Camilo Pascual WAS 34 SP 3.9 0.1 -0.0 3.8 0.0
30 Jim Fregosi CAL 26 SS 11 0 3.9 3.7 -1.2 0.0 1.4