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American League Most Valuable Player

By Votes


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Frank Thomas CHW 25 1B 392 28 6.2 7.9 -0.9 0.0 -0.8
2 Paul Molitor TOR 36 DH 209 0 5.6 7.3 -0.3 0.0 -1.4
3 John Olerud TOR 24 1B 198 0 7.8 8.4 0.2 0.0 -0.8
4 Juan Gonzalez TEX 23 LF 185 0 6.5 7.3 -0.3 0.0 -0.5
5 Ken Griffey SEA 23 CF 182 0 8.8 7.9 0.6 0.0 0.3
6 Roberto Alomar TOR 25 2B 102 0 6.1 6.5 -0.9 0.0 0.5
7 Albert Belle CLE 26 LF 81 0 4.7 5.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.6
8 Rafael Palmeiro TEX 28 1B 52 0 6.9 6.5 1.1 0.0 -0.7
9 Jack McDowell CHW 27 SP 51 0 4.4 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0
10 Carlos Baerga CLE 24 2B 50 0 5.1 4.7 -0.1 0.0 0.5
11 Jimmy Key NYY 32 SP 29 0 6.3 0.0 0.0 6.3 0.0
12 Joe Carter TOR 33 RF 25 0 2.0 2.8 -0.3 0.0 -0.5
13 Mike Stanley NYY 30 C 15 0 4.8 4.3 -0.3 0.0 0.8
14 Jeff Montgomery KCR 31 RP 15 0 4.4 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.0
15 Kenny Lofton CLE 26 CF 11 0 7.6 5.4 1.7 0.0 0.5
16 Tony Phillips DET 34 LF 10 0 5.6 5.6 0.1 0.0 -0.1
17 Chris Hoiles BAL 28 C 10 0 6.8 5.5 0.5 0.0 0.8
18 Mo Vaughn BOS 25 1B 8 0 3.2 4.4 -0.4 0.0 -0.8
19 Cal Ripken BAL 32 SS 7 0 3.7 1.6 1.0 0.0 1.2
20 Don Mattingly NYY 32 1B 7 0 2.7 3.1 0.3 0.0 -0.7
21 Alex Fernandez CHW 23 SP 4 0 5.4 0.0 0.0 5.4 0.0
22 Greg Gagne KCR 31 SS 3 0 3.2 1.3 0.8 0.0 1.0
23 Duane Ward TOR 29 RP 3 0 3.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.0
24 Cecil Fielder DET 29 1B 1 0 0.6 3.0 -1.5 0.0 -0.9
25 Kevin Appier KCR 25 SP 1 0 9.3 0.0 0.0 9.3 0.0
26 Randy Johnson SEA 29 SP 1 0 6.6 0.0 0.0 6.6 -0.0

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Kevin Appier KCR 25 SP 1 0 9.3 0.0 0.0 9.3 0.0
2 Ken Griffey SEA 23 CF 182 0 8.8 7.9 0.6 0.0 0.3
3 Mark Langston CAL 32 SP 8.5 0.0 0.0 8.5 0.0
4 John Olerud TOR 24 1B 198 0 7.8 8.4 0.2 0.0 -0.8
5 Kenny Lofton CLE 26 CF 11 0 7.6 5.4 1.7 0.0 0.5
6 David Cone KCR 30 SP 7.2 0.0 0.0 7.2 0.0
7 Chuck Finley CAL 30 SP 7.1 0.0 0.0 7.1 0.0
8 Rafael Palmeiro TEX 28 1B 52 0 6.9 6.5 1.1 0.0 -0.7
9 Chris Hoiles BAL 28 C 10 0 6.8 5.5 0.5 0.0 0.8
10 Greg Vaughn MIL 27 LF 6.7 5.6 1.8 0.0 -0.8
11 Randy Johnson SEA 29 SP 1 0 6.6 0.0 0.0 6.6 -0.0
12 Juan Gonzalez TEX 23 LF 185 0 6.5 7.3 -0.3 0.0 -0.5
13 Jimmy Key NYY 32 SP 29 0 6.3 0.0 0.0 6.3 0.0
14 Devon White TOR 30 CF 6.3 4.2 1.6 0.0 0.5
15 Frank Thomas CHW 25 1B 392 28 6.2 7.9 -0.9 0.0 -0.8
16 Roberto Alomar TOR 25 2B 102 0 6.1 6.5 -0.9 0.0 0.5
17 Lance Johnson CHW 29 CF 6.1 4.0 1.7 0.0 0.4
18 Danny Darwin BOS 37 SP 5.7 0.0 0.0 5.7 0.0
19 Paul Molitor TOR 36 DH 209 0 5.6 7.3 -0.3 0.0 -1.4
20 Tony Phillips DET 34 LF 10 0 5.6 5.6 0.1 0.0 -0.1
21 Alex Fernandez CHW 23 SP 4 0 5.4 0.0 0.0 5.4 0.0
22 Robin Ventura CHW 25 3B 5.3 3.4 1.6 0.0 0.3
23 John Valentin BOS 26 SS 5.3 2.2 2.2 0.0 0.9
24 Tim Salmon CAL 24 RF 5.3 5.6 0.1 0.0 -0.4
25 Travis Fryman DET 24 SS 5.2 5.6 -1.1 0.0 0.7
26 Carlos Baerga CLE 24 2B 50 0 5.1 4.7 -0.1 0.0 0.5
27 Rickey Henderson OAK/TOR 34 LF 5.0 6.8 -1.2 0.0 -0.5
28 Wilson Alvarez CHW 23 SP 4.9 0.0 0.0 4.9 0.0
29 Scott Fletcher BOS 34 2B 4.8 2.5 1.9 0.0 0.4
30 Mike Stanley NYY 30 C 15 0 4.8 4.3 -0.3 0.0 0.8