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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 Roy Campanella BRO 31 C 297 17 7.0 5.9 0.5 0.0 0.6
2 Eddie Mathews MIL 21 3B 216 3 8.3 8.1 0.1 0.0 0.2
3 Duke Snider BRO 26 CF 157 1 9.3 8.7 0.5 0.0 0.1
4 Red Schoendienst STL 30 2B 155 2 6.4 5.3 0.4 0.0 0.7
5 Warren Spahn MIL 32 SP 120 0 9.0 0.2 -0.0 8.8 0.0
6 Robin Roberts PHI 26 SP 106 1 9.9 0.1 -0.0 9.8 0.0
7 Ted Kluszewski CIN 28 1B 69 0 4.9 5.8 -0.4 0.0 -0.5
8 Stan Musial STL 32 LF 62 0 7.7 8.6 -0.2 0.0 -0.7
9 Carl Furillo BRO 31 RF 54 0 4.6 5.0 0.1 0.0 -0.5
10 Carl Erskine BRO 26 SP 54 0 4.1 -0.1 -0.0 4.2 0.0
11 Pee Wee Reese BRO 34 SS 27 0 5.1 3.7 0.5 0.0 0.9
12 Jackie Robinson BRO 34 LF 19 0 6.9 6.1 1.0 0.0 -0.2
13 Del Ennis PHI 28 LF 14 0 2.4 3.2 -0.3 0.0 -0.5
14 Gil Hodges BRO 29 1B 13 0 4.5 5.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6
15 Monte Irvin NYG 34 LF 11 0 4.4 4.3 0.6 0.0 -0.4
16 Danny O'Connell PIT 24 3B 10 0 2.0 2.1 -0.4 0.0 0.4
17 Harvey Haddix STL 27 SP 9 0 7.3 0.9 -0.0 6.4 0.0
18 Frank Thomas PIT 24 CF 6 0 2.5 2.7 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
19 Richie Ashburn PHI 26 CF 5 0 6.4 4.7 1.6 0.0 0.1
20 Johnny Logan MIL 27 SS 3 0 3.8 2.2 0.6 0.0 1.0
21 Gus Bell CIN 24 CF 3 0 4.5 4.5 -0.1 0.0 0.0
22 Granny Hamner PHI 26 2B 2 0 4.2 2.3 0.9 0.0 1.0
23 Ruben Gomez NYG 25 SP 2 0 4.2 -0.1 -0.0 4.4 -0.0
24 Del Crandall MIL 23 C 1 0 2.3 1.4 0.5 0.0 0.4
25 Hank Thompson NYG 27 3B 1 0 4.7 4.5 0.2 0.0 0.1

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Robin Roberts PHI 26 SP 106 1 9.9 0.1 -0.0 9.8 0.0
2 Duke Snider BRO 26 CF 157 1 9.3 8.7 0.5 0.0 0.1
3 Warren Spahn MIL 32 SP 120 0 9.0 0.2 -0.0 8.8 0.0
4 Eddie Mathews MIL 21 3B 216 3 8.3 8.1 0.1 0.0 0.2
5 Stan Musial STL 32 LF 62 0 7.7 8.6 -0.2 0.0 -0.7
6 Harvey Haddix STL 27 SP 9 0 7.3 0.9 -0.0 6.4 0.0
7 Roy Campanella BRO 31 C 297 17 7.0 5.9 0.5 0.0 0.6
8 Jackie Robinson BRO 34 LF 19 0 6.9 6.1 1.0 0.0 -0.2
9 Red Schoendienst STL 30 2B 155 2 6.4 5.3 0.4 0.0 0.7
10 Richie Ashburn PHI 26 CF 5 0 6.4 4.7 1.6 0.0 0.1
11 Solly Hemus STL 30 SS 5.5 4.1 0.3 0.0 1.1
12 Pee Wee Reese BRO 34 SS 27 0 5.1 3.7 0.5 0.0 0.9
13 Ted Kluszewski CIN 28 1B 69 0 4.9 5.8 -0.4 0.0 -0.5
14 Al Dark NYG 31 SS 4.7 4.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.9
15 Hank Thompson NYG 27 3B 1 0 4.7 4.5 0.2 0.0 0.1
16 Carl Furillo BRO 31 RF 54 0 4.6 5.0 0.1 0.0 -0.5
17 Gil Hodges BRO 29 1B 13 0 4.5 5.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6
18 Gus Bell CIN 24 CF 3 0 4.5 4.5 -0.1 0.0 0.0
19 Monte Irvin NYG 34 LF 11 0 4.4 4.3 0.6 0.0 -0.4
20 Ruben Gomez NYG 25 SP 2 0 4.2 -0.1 -0.0 4.4 -0.0
21 Granny Hamner PHI 26 2B 2 0 4.2 2.3 0.9 0.0 1.0
22 Carl Erskine BRO 26 SP 54 0 4.1 -0.1 -0.0 4.2 0.0
23 Curt Simmons PHI 24 SP 4.1 -0.4 -0.0 4.4 0.0
24 Jim Gilliam BRO 24 2B 3.9 2.9 0.2 0.0 0.8
25 Warren Hacker CHC 28 SP 3.9 -0.0 -0.0 3.9 0.0
26 Johnny Logan MIL 27 SS 3 0 3.8 2.2 0.6 0.0 1.0
27 Vinegar Bend Mizell STL 22 SP 3.7 -0.7 -0.0 4.4 0.0
28 Hoyt Wilhelm NYG 30 RP 3.5 0.0 -0.0 3.6 -0.0
29 Lew Burdette MIL 26 SP 3.3 -0.1 -0.0 3.4 -0.0
30 Paul Minner CHC 29 SP 3.2 0.2 -0.0 3.0 0.0

American League Most Valuable Player

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Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Al Rosen CLE 29 3B 336 24 10.1 9.1 1.0 0.0 0.0
2 Yogi Berra NYY 28 C 167 0 5.0 4.3 0.2 0.0 0.4
3 Mickey Vernon WAS 35 1B 162 0 5.4 5.8 0.3 0.0 -0.8
4 Minnie Minoso CHW 27 LF 100 0 4.2 4.7 0.3 0.0 -0.8
5 Virgil Trucks SLB/CHW 36 SP 81 0 6.4 0.3 0.0 6.1 -0.0
6 Phil Rizzuto NYY 35 SS 76 0 3.9 2.2 0.9 0.0 0.8
7 Bob Porterfield WAS 29 SP 64 0 5.3 1.2 0.0 4.2 -0.0
8 Ray Boone CLE/DET 29 3B 59 0 5.8 5.8 -0.2 0.0 0.2
9 Jim Piersall BOS 23 RF 56 0 3.3 1.1 3.0 0.0 -0.8
10 Billy Pierce CHW 26 SP 55 0 5.6 -0.6 0.0 6.2 -0.0
11 Ellis Kinder BOS 38 RP 41 0 4.8 0.5 0.0 4.4 -0.0
12 Allie Reynolds NYY 36 SP 37 0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.3 -0.0
13 Hank Bauer NYY 30 RF 37 0 5.5 4.6 1.5 0.0 -0.6
14 Mel Parnell BOS 31 SP 27 0 4.7 0.4 0.0 4.2 -0.0
15 Harvey Kuenn DET 22 SS 23 0 1.7 2.6 -1.9 0.0 1.0
16 Bob Lemon CLE 32 SP 22 0 4.3 1.1 0.0 3.2 -0.0
17 Eddie Lopat NYY 35 SP 18 0 3.2 0.1 0.0 3.1 -0.0
18 Gus Zernial PHA 30 LF 16 0 1.7 4.4 -2.1 0.0 -0.7
19 Dave Philley PHA 33 RF 11 0 0.8 2.6 -1.2 0.0 -0.7
20 Whitey Ford NYY 24 SP 8 0 3.2 0.8 -0.0 2.5 0.0
21 Billy Goodman BOS 27 2B 5 0 4.0 3.2 0.4 0.0 0.4
22 Mickey Mantle NYY 21 CF 4 0 5.8 5.4 0.5 0.0 -0.1
23 Gene Woodling NYY 30 LF 3 0 4.5 4.3 0.7 0.0 -0.6
24 Eddie Yost WAS 26 3B 3 0 5.2 4.8 0.3 0.0 0.0
25 Billy Martin NYY 25 2B 2 0 1.6 1.1 -0.2 0.0 0.8
26 George Kell BOS 30 3B 1 0 3.1 3.6 -0.5 0.0 -0.0
27 Chico Carrasquel CHW 27 SS 1 0 4.1 1.2 1.9 0.0 0.9
28 Ted Williams BOS 34 LF 1 0 2.0 2.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.1

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Al Rosen CLE 29 3B 336 24 10.1 9.1 1.0 0.0 0.0
2 Virgil Trucks SLB/CHW 36 SP 81 0 6.4 0.3 0.0 6.1 -0.0
3 Ray Boone CLE/DET 29 3B 59 0 5.8 5.8 -0.2 0.0 0.2
4 Mickey Mantle NYY 21 CF 4 0 5.8 5.4 0.5 0.0 -0.1
5 Billy Pierce CHW 26 SP 55 0 5.6 -0.6 0.0 6.2 -0.0
6 Hank Bauer NYY 30 RF 37 0 5.5 4.6 1.5 0.0 -0.6
7 Mickey Vernon WAS 35 1B 162 0 5.4 5.8 0.3 0.0 -0.8
8 Bob Porterfield WAS 29 SP 64 0 5.3 1.2 0.0 4.2 -0.0
9 Eddie Yost WAS 26 3B 3 0 5.2 4.8 0.3 0.0 0.0
10 Yogi Berra NYY 28 C 167 0 5.0 4.3 0.2 0.0 0.4
11 Jim Busby WAS 26 CF 4.9 3.3 1.7 0.0 -0.1
12 Ellis Kinder BOS 38 RP 41 0 4.8 0.5 0.0 4.4 -0.0
13 Mel Parnell BOS 31 SP 27 0 4.7 0.4 0.0 4.2 -0.0
14 Bobby Avila CLE 29 2B 4.6 2.6 1.4 0.0 0.6
15 Mickey McDermott BOS 24 SP 4.6 1.1 0.0 3.5 -0.0
16 Mike Garcia CLE 29 SP 4.5 0.5 0.0 4.0 -0.0
17 Gene Woodling NYY 30 LF 3 0 4.5 4.3 0.7 0.0 -0.6
18 Bob Lemon CLE 32 SP 22 0 4.3 1.1 0.0 3.2 -0.0
19 Larry Doby CLE 29 CF 4.2 5.0 -0.6 0.0 -0.1
20 George Strickland CLE 27 SS 4.2 1.9 1.6 0.0 0.7
21 Minnie Minoso CHW 27 LF 100 0 4.2 4.7 0.3 0.0 -0.8
22 Chico Carrasquel CHW 27 SS 1 0 4.1 1.2 1.9 0.0 0.9
23 Wayne Terwilliger WAS 28 2B 4.1 1.4 2.1 0.0 0.5
24 Billy Goodman BOS 27 2B 5 0 4.0 3.2 0.4 0.0 0.4
25 Phil Rizzuto NYY 35 SS 76 0 3.9 2.2 0.9 0.0 0.8
26 Alex Kellner PHA 28 SP 3.8 0.3 0.0 3.6 -0.0
27 Gil McDougald NYY 25 3B 3.8 3.4 0.2 0.0 0.2
28 Don Larsen SLB 23 SP 3.7 1.0 -0.0 2.7 -0.0
29 Jim Piersall BOS 23 RF 56 0 3.3 1.1 3.0 0.0 -0.8
30 Johnny Sain NYY 35 SP 3.3 0.6 0.0 2.7 -0.0