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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 Bucky Walters CIN 30 SP 303 18 9.8 1.6 -0.0 8.2 0.0
2 Johnny Mize STL 26 1B 178 1 7.9 8.8 -0.1 0.0 -0.7
3 Paul Derringer CIN 32 SP 174 2 4.7 0.0 -0.0 4.6 0.0
4 Frank McCormick CIN 28 1B 159 2 5.3 5.1 0.9 0.0 -0.7
5 Curt Davis STL 35 SP 106 0 4.1 1.5 -0.0 2.6 -0.0
6 Jimmy Brown STL 29 SS 99 1 2.7 1.1 0.6 0.0 1.0
7 Joe Medwick STL 27 LF 81 0 4.6 4.8 0.5 0.0 -0.7
8 Leo Durocher BRO 33 SS 52 0 1.5 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.8
9 Harry Danning NYG 27 C 33 0 4.1 3.4 0.2 0.0 0.5
10 Luke Hamlin BRO 34 SP 32 0 4.2 -0.6 -0.0 4.9 0.0
11 Mel Ott NYG 30 RF 21 0 5.7 6.3 -0.2 0.0 -0.4
12 Billy Jurges NYG 31 SS 20 0 4.1 2.0 1.0 0.0 1.0
13 Dolph Camilli BRO 32 1B 20 0 6.4 6.0 1.1 0.0 -0.7
14 Billy Myers CIN 28 SS 18 0 5.1 2.3 1.8 0.0 1.1
15 Stan Hack CHC 29 3B 17 0 2.1 2.7 -0.8 0.0 0.2
16 Terry Moore STL 27 CF 15 0 3.3 2.7 0.6 0.1 -0.1
17 Augie Galan CHC 27 LF 15 0 2.9 3.9 -0.3 0.0 -0.7
18 Morrie Arnovich PHI 28 LF 10 0 3.9 3.8 0.8 0.0 -0.6
19 Lonny Frey CIN 28 2B 8 0 5.9 3.6 1.8 0.0 0.6
20 Enos Slaughter STL 23 RF 8 0 4.3 4.1 0.9 0.0 -0.7
21 Bill Lee CHC 29 SP 8 0 4.5 -0.5 -0.0 5.1 0.0
22 Billy Werber CIN 31 3B 6 0 3.7 3.1 0.4 0.0 0.2
23 Max West BSN 22 RF 5 0 4.6 4.1 1.0 0.0 -0.5
24 Gabby Hartnett CHC 38 C 5 0 2.5 2.0 0.2 0.0 0.3
25 Buddy Hassett BSN 27 1B 4 0 1.3 1.8 0.2 0.0 -0.7
26 Pete Coscarart BRO 26 2B 4 0 1.9 1.0 0.4 0.0 0.5
27 Elbie Fletcher BSN/PIT 23 1B 4 0 2.1 3.6 -0.8 0.0 -0.6
28 Ival Goodman CIN 30 RF 4 0 5.2 4.8 1.0 0.0 -0.6
29 Cookie Lavagetto BRO 26 3B 3 0 3.4 3.4 -0.2 0.0 0.2
30 Bob Bowman STL 28 SP 2 0 4.5 -0.4 -0.0 4.9 -0.0
31 Billy Herman CHC 29 2B 1 0 4.1 4.1 -0.8 0.0 0.7
32 Eddie Miller BSN 22 SS 1 0 2.1 0.6 0.9 0.0 0.6

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Bucky Walters CIN 30 SP 303 18 9.8 1.6 -0.0 8.2 0.0
2 Johnny Mize STL 26 1B 178 1 7.9 8.8 -0.1 0.0 -0.7
3 Dolph Camilli BRO 32 1B 20 0 6.4 6.0 1.1 0.0 -0.7
4 Lonny Frey CIN 28 2B 8 0 5.9 3.6 1.8 0.0 0.6
5 Claude Passeau PHI/CHC 30 SP 5.8 -0.2 -0.0 6.0 0.0
6 Mel Ott NYG 30 RF 21 0 5.7 6.3 -0.2 0.0 -0.4
7 Hugh Casey BRO 25 SP 5.3 0.1 -0.0 5.3 0.0
8 Frank McCormick CIN 28 1B 159 2 5.3 5.1 0.9 0.0 -0.7
9 Arky Vaughan PIT 27 SS 5.2 4.0 0.1 0.0 1.1
10 Ival Goodman CIN 30 RF 4 0 5.2 4.8 1.0 0.0 -0.6
11 Billy Myers CIN 28 SS 18 0 5.1 2.3 1.8 0.0 1.1
12 Larry French CHC 31 SP 4.8 0.2 -0.0 4.7 0.0
13 Paul Derringer CIN 32 SP 174 2 4.7 0.0 -0.0 4.6 0.0
14 Joe Medwick STL 27 LF 81 0 4.6 4.8 0.5 0.0 -0.7
15 Max West BSN 22 RF 5 0 4.6 4.1 1.0 0.0 -0.5
16 Bill Lee CHC 29 SP 8 0 4.5 -0.5 -0.0 5.1 0.0
17 Bob Bowman STL 28 SP 2 0 4.5 -0.4 -0.0 4.9 -0.0
18 Enos Slaughter STL 23 RF 8 0 4.3 4.1 0.9 0.0 -0.7
19 Luke Hamlin BRO 34 SP 32 0 4.2 -0.6 -0.0 4.9 0.0
20 Harry Danning NYG 27 C 33 0 4.1 3.4 0.2 0.0 0.5
21 Curt Davis STL 35 SP 106 0 4.1 1.5 -0.0 2.6 -0.0
22 Hank Leiber CHC 28 CF 4.1 4.5 -0.3 0.0 -0.1
23 Billy Herman CHC 29 2B 1 0 4.1 4.1 -0.8 0.0 0.7
24 Billy Jurges NYG 31 SS 20 0 4.1 2.0 1.0 0.0 1.0
25 Morrie Arnovich PHI 28 LF 10 0 3.9 3.8 0.8 0.0 -0.6
26 Zeke Bonura NYG 30 1B 3.9 3.9 0.5 0.0 -0.6
27 Billy Werber CIN 31 3B 6 0 3.7 3.1 0.4 0.0 0.2
28 Mort Cooper STL 26 SP 3.6 0.4 -0.0 3.2 -0.0
29 Cookie Lavagetto BRO 26 3B 3 0 3.4 3.4 -0.2 0.0 0.2
30 Ernie Lombardi CIN 31 C 3.4 2.9 0.0 0.0 0.4

American League Most Valuable Player

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Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Joe DiMaggio NYY 24 CF 280 15 8.1 7.1 1.0 0.0 -0.1
2 Jimmie Foxx BOS 31 1B 170 1 6.9 7.5 -0.1 0.1 -0.5
3 Bob Feller CLE 20 SP 155 3 9.7 0.5 0.0 9.1 0.0
4 Ted Williams BOS 20 RF 126 0 6.7 7.1 0.2 0.0 -0.6
5 Red Ruffing NYY 34 SP 116 0 5.2 0.8 0.0 4.4 0.0
6 Bill Dickey NYY 32 C 110 3 5.2 4.5 0.3 0.0 0.4
7 Dutch Leonard WAS 30 SP 71 1 4.8 0.0 0.0 4.8 0.0
8 Bob Johnson PHA 33 LF 52 0 6.5 6.9 0.2 0.0 -0.6
9 Joe Gordon NYY 24 2B 43 0 6.3 3.7 2.0 0.0 0.6
10 Mike Kreevich CHW 31 CF 38 1 3.5 3.0 0.6 0.0 -0.1
11 Clint Brown CHW 35 RP 34 0 2.8 0.1 0.0 2.7 0.0
12 Ken Keltner CLE 22 3B 26 0 4.6 4.0 0.5 0.0 0.2
13 George McQuinn SLB 29 1B 24 0 3.4 4.5 -0.4 0.0 -0.6
14 Charlie Gehringer DET 36 2B 21 0 4.9 4.1 0.4 0.0 0.4
15 Lefty Grove BOS 39 SP 17 0 6.8 -0.3 0.0 7.1 0.0
16 Joe Cronin BOS 32 SS 15 0 4.1 4.1 -0.9 0.0 0.9
17 Ted Lyons CHW 38 SP 13 0 4.9 0.5 0.0 4.4 0.0
18 Hank Greenberg DET 28 1B 12 0 5.5 5.9 0.2 0.0 -0.6
19 Bobo Newsom SLB/DET 31 SP 11 0 7.7 -0.5 0.0 8.2 0.0
20 Johnny Rigney CHW 24 SP 9 0 4.4 -0.2 0.0 4.5 0.0
21 Joe Kuhel CHW 33 1B 8 0 2.5 3.0 0.0 0.0 -0.6
22 Charlie Keller NYY 22 RF 7 0 4.6 4.5 0.6 0.0 -0.4
23 Tommy Bridges DET 32 SP 7 0 4.7 -0.0 0.0 4.7 0.0
24 Frankie Hayes PHA 24 C 7 0 2.2 2.6 -0.8 0.0 0.4
25 Jeff Heath CLE 24 LF 7 0 2.5 2.4 0.6 0.0 -0.5
26 Gee Walker CHW 31 LF 7 0 1.5 1.5 0.6 0.0 -0.6
27 Barney McCosky DET 22 CF 6 0 3.4 2.8 0.7 0.0 -0.1
28 Red Rolfe NYY 30 3B 6 0 5.9 5.1 0.7 0.0 0.2
29 Eric McNair CHW 30 3B 5 0 2.5 1.9 0.3 0.0 0.2
30 Hal Trosky CLE 26 1B 4 0 5.2 5.1 0.7 0.0 -0.5
31 George Case WAS 23 CF 3 0 2.6 2.4 0.5 0.0 -0.3
32 Myril Hoag SLB 31 RF 3 0 -0.5 0.7 -1.0 0.1 -0.4
33 Luke Appling CHW 32 SS 1 0 4.2 3.2 0.1 0.0 0.9
34 Rudy York DET 25 C 1 0 2.8 2.6 0.1 0.0 0.1

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Bob Feller CLE 20 SP 155 3 9.7 0.5 0.0 9.1 0.0
2 Joe DiMaggio NYY 24 CF 280 15 8.1 7.1 1.0 0.0 -0.1
3 Bobo Newsom SLB/DET 31 SP 11 0 7.7 -0.5 0.0 8.2 0.0
4 Jimmie Foxx BOS 31 1B 170 1 6.9 7.5 -0.1 0.1 -0.5
5 Lefty Grove BOS 39 SP 17 0 6.8 -0.3 0.0 7.1 0.0
6 Ted Williams BOS 20 RF 126 0 6.7 7.1 0.2 0.0 -0.6
7 Bob Johnson PHA 33 LF 52 0 6.5 6.9 0.2 0.0 -0.6
8 Joe Gordon NYY 24 2B 43 0 6.3 3.7 2.0 0.0 0.6
9 Red Rolfe NYY 30 3B 6 0 5.9 5.1 0.7 0.0 0.2
10 Buddy Lewis WAS 22 3B 5.7 4.6 0.9 0.0 0.2
11 Hank Greenberg DET 28 1B 12 0 5.5 5.9 0.2 0.0 -0.6
12 George Selkirk NYY 31 LF 5.4 5.3 0.7 0.0 -0.5
13 Hal Trosky CLE 26 1B 4 0 5.2 5.1 0.7 0.0 -0.5
14 Red Ruffing NYY 34 SP 116 0 5.2 0.8 0.0 4.4 0.0
15 Bill Dickey NYY 32 C 110 3 5.2 4.5 0.3 0.0 0.4
16 Charlie Gehringer DET 36 2B 21 0 4.9 4.1 0.4 0.0 0.4
17 Ted Lyons CHW 38 SP 13 0 4.9 0.5 0.0 4.4 0.0
18 Dutch Leonard WAS 30 SP 71 1 4.8 0.0 0.0 4.8 0.0
19 Tommy Bridges DET 32 SP 7 0 4.7 -0.0 0.0 4.7 0.0
20 Ken Keltner CLE 22 3B 26 0 4.6 4.0 0.5 0.0 0.2
21 Charlie Keller NYY 22 RF 7 0 4.6 4.5 0.6 0.0 -0.4
22 Al Milnar CLE 25 SP 4.5 0.4 0.0 4.1 0.0
23 Johnny Rigney CHW 24 SP 9 0 4.4 -0.2 0.0 4.5 0.0
24 Mel Harder CLE 29 SP 4.3 -0.3 0.0 4.5 0.0
25 Luke Appling CHW 32 SS 1 0 4.2 3.2 0.1 0.0 0.9
26 Joe Cronin BOS 32 SS 15 0 4.1 4.1 -0.9 0.0 0.9
27 Eddie Smith PHA/CHW 25 SP 4.1 -0.2 0.0 4.3 0.0
28 Thornton Lee CHW 32 SP 3.7 -0.4 0.0 4.0 0.0
29 Mike Kreevich CHW 31 CF 38 1 3.5 3.0 0.6 0.0 -0.1
30 George McQuinn SLB 29 1B 24 0 3.4 4.5 -0.4 0.0 -0.6