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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 Joe Torre STL 30 3B 318 21 5.9 8.3 -2.7 0.0 0.3
2 Willie Stargell PIT 31 LF 222 3 7.9 8.3 0.5 0.0 -0.8
3 Hank Aaron ATL 37 1B 180 0 7.2 8.6 -0.5 0.0 -0.8
4 Bobby Bonds SFG 25 RF 139 0 6.7 6.8 0.7 0.0 -0.8
5 Roberto Clemente PIT 36 RF 87 0 7.3 5.5 2.4 0.0 -0.7
6 Maury Wills LAD 38 SS 74 0 2.5 1.4 0.2 0.0 0.9
7 Fergie Jenkins CHC 28 SP 71 0 11.8 1.7 0.0 10.1 -0.0
8 Manny Sanguillen PIT 27 C 49 0 5.0 2.9 1.3 0.0 0.9
9 Tom Seaver NYM 26 SP 46 0 10.9 0.7 0.0 10.2 -0.0
10 Al Downing LAD 30 SP 36 0 3.8 -0.0 0.0 3.8 -0.0
11 Glenn Beckert CHC 30 2B 35 0 3.3 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
12 Lee May CIN 28 1B 28 0 5.4 6.0 0.3 0.0 -0.9
13 Lou Brock STL 32 LF 20 0 3.6 6.1 -1.5 0.0 -1.0
14 Dave Giusti PIT 31 RP 16 0 0.9 -0.2 0.0 1.0 0.0
15 Willie McCovey SFG 33 1B 15 0 2.6 3.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.6
16 Willie Davis LAD 31 CF 13 0 5.2 4.6 0.8 0.0 -0.1
17 Ted Simmons STL 21 C 13 0 3.3 2.6 -0.1 0.0 0.9
18 Jerry Johnson SFG 27 RP 12 0 0.9 -0.1 0.0 0.9 0.0
19 Rusty Staub MON 27 RF 11 0 6.0 6.3 0.5 0.0 -0.9
20 Willie Mays SFG 40 CF 11 0 6.3 6.5 0.2 0.0 -0.4
21 Billy Williams CHC 33 LF 10 0 4.3 5.6 -0.3 0.0 -1.0
22 Bud Harrelson NYM 27 SS 4 0 4.6 1.6 2.1 0.0 0.9
23 Bob Gibson STL 35 SP 3 0 5.1 0.1 0.0 5.0 0.0
24 Ralph Garr ATL 25 LF 1 0 5.2 5.0 1.1 0.0 -1.0
25 Pete Rose CIN 30 RF 1 0 5.1 5.2 0.8 0.0 -0.9
26 Dave Roberts SDP 26 SP 1 0 7.8 0.3 0.0 7.5 0.0

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Fergie Jenkins CHC 28 SP 71 0 11.8 1.7 0.0 10.1 -0.0
2 Tom Seaver NYM 26 SP 46 0 10.9 0.7 0.0 10.2 -0.0
3 Willie Stargell PIT 31 LF 222 3 7.9 8.3 0.5 0.0 -0.8
4 Dave Roberts SDP 26 SP 1 0 7.8 0.3 0.0 7.5 0.0
5 Roberto Clemente PIT 36 RF 87 0 7.3 5.5 2.4 0.0 -0.7
6 Hank Aaron ATL 37 1B 180 0 7.2 8.6 -0.5 0.0 -0.8
7 Bobby Bonds SFG 25 RF 139 0 6.7 6.8 0.7 0.0 -0.8
8 Willie Mays SFG 40 CF 11 0 6.3 6.5 0.2 0.0 -0.4
9 Don Wilson HOU 26 SP 6.1 0.0 0.0 6.1 0.0
10 Rusty Staub MON 27 RF 11 0 6.0 6.3 0.5 0.0 -0.9
11 Joe Torre STL 30 3B 318 21 5.9 8.3 -2.7 0.0 0.3
12 Milt Pappas CHC 32 SP 5.8 0.0 0.0 5.8 0.0
13 Joe Morgan HOU 27 2B 5.6 4.7 0.5 0.0 0.5
14 Dick Allen LAD 29 3B 5.4 6.7 -0.9 0.0 -0.4
15 Lee May CIN 28 1B 28 0 5.4 6.0 0.3 0.0 -0.9
16 Willie Davis LAD 31 CF 13 0 5.2 4.6 0.8 0.0 -0.1
17 Ralph Garr ATL 25 LF 1 0 5.2 5.0 1.1 0.0 -1.0
18 Don Sutton LAD 26 SP 5.2 0.6 0.0 4.6 0.0
19 Phil Niekro ATL 32 SP 5.2 0.1 0.0 5.0 0.0
20 Bill Stoneman MON 27 SP 5.1 0.3 0.0 4.8 -0.0
21 Ron Hunt MON 30 2B 5.1 4.5 0.2 0.0 0.5
22 Pete Rose CIN 30 RF 1 0 5.1 5.2 0.8 0.0 -0.9
23 Bob Gibson STL 35 SP 3 0 5.1 0.1 0.0 5.0 0.0
24 Manny Sanguillen PIT 27 C 49 0 5.0 2.9 1.3 0.0 0.9
25 Cleon Jones NYM 28 LF 4.8 5.2 0.4 0.0 -0.8
26 Bud Harrelson NYM 27 SS 4 0 4.6 1.6 2.1 0.0 0.9
27 Rick Wise PHI 25 SP 4.6 1.2 0.0 3.4 -0.0
28 Tug McGraw NYM 26 RP 4.5 0.4 0.0 4.1 0.0
29 Billy Williams CHC 33 LF 10 0 4.3 5.6 -0.3 0.0 -1.0
30 Ken Henderson SFG 25 LF 4.3 4.5 0.7 0.0 -0.8

American League Most Valuable Player

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Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Vida Blue OAK 21 SP 268 14 8.5 -0.4 -0.0 9.0 0.0
2 Sal Bando OAK 27 3B 182 4 6.4 5.3 0.7 0.0 0.4
3 Frank Robinson BAL 35 RF 170 2 3.3 5.1 -1.1 0.0 -0.7
4 Brooks Robinson BAL 34 3B 163 3 6.0 3.2 2.3 0.0 0.4
5 Mickey Lolich DET 30 SP 155 1 8.6 0.1 -0.0 8.5 0.0
6 Freddie Patek KCR 26 SS 77 0 4.0 3.3 -0.3 0.0 1.0
7 Bobby Murcer NYY 25 CF 72 0 6.5 8.2 -1.6 0.0 -0.0
8 Amos Otis KCR 24 CF 67 0 5.3 4.6 0.7 0.0 -0.0
9 Wilbur Wood CHW 29 SP 54 0 11.0 -0.8 -0.0 11.7 0.0
10 Tony Oliva MIN 32 RF 36 0 3.7 5.3 -1.1 0.0 -0.6
11 Dave McNally BAL 28 SP 26 0 3.3 0.2 -0.0 3.1 0.0
12 Norm Cash DET 36 1B 21 0 3.1 4.5 -0.6 0.0 -0.8
13 Bill Melton CHW 25 3B 18 0 5.7 4.5 0.8 0.0 0.4
14 Reggie Jackson OAK 25 RF 15 0 6.4 5.9 1.2 0.0 -0.7
15 Cookie Rojas KCR 32 2B 15 0 3.6 2.9 0.3 0.0 0.4
16 Ken Sanders MIL 29 RP 13 0 3.8 -0.2 0.0 4.0 -0.0
17 Pat Dobson BAL 29 SP 9 0 2.5 -0.6 -0.0 3.1 0.0
18 Reggie Smith BOS 26 CF 9 0 5.6 5.3 0.7 0.0 -0.4
19 Davey Johnson BAL 28 2B 8 0 4.4 3.8 0.1 0.0 0.5
20 Merv Rettenmund BAL 28 RF 8 0 5.9 6.0 0.5 0.0 -0.7
21 Leo Cardenas MIN 32 SS 5 0 3.1 2.3 -0.2 0.0 1.1
22 Jim Palmer BAL 25 SP 5 0 4.4 0.3 -0.0 4.1 0.0
23 Harmon Killebrew MIN 35 1B 5 0 2.8 4.0 -0.8 0.0 -0.4
24 Mike Cuellar BAL 34 SP 4 0 2.4 -0.4 -0.0 2.8 0.0
25 Cesar Tovar MIN 30 LF 4 0 3.8 3.8 0.8 0.0 -0.8
26 George Scott BOS 27 1B 3 0 2.9 2.3 1.6 0.0 -0.9
27 Don Buford BAL 34 LF 2 0 5.1 5.5 0.2 0.0 -0.6
28 Graig Nettles CLE 26 3B 1 0 7.5 3.6 3.5 0.0 0.5
29 Catfish Hunter OAK 25 SP 1 0 4.2 1.6 -0.0 2.7 0.0

By Wins Above Replacement


Rk Player Team Age Pos Pts 1st WAR Off Fld Pit Adj
1 Wilbur Wood CHW 29 SP 54 0 11.0 -0.8 -0.0 11.7 0.0
2 Mickey Lolich DET 30 SP 155 1 8.6 0.1 -0.0 8.5 0.0
3 Vida Blue OAK 21 SP 268 14 8.5 -0.4 -0.0 9.0 0.0
4 Graig Nettles CLE 26 3B 1 0 7.5 3.6 3.5 0.0 0.5
5 Roy White NYY 27 LF 6.7 6.5 1.0 0.0 -0.8
6 Sonny Siebert BOS 34 SP 6.6 1.2 -0.0 5.4 0.0
7 Bobby Murcer NYY 25 CF 72 0 6.5 8.2 -1.6 0.0 -0.0
8 Reggie Jackson OAK 25 RF 15 0 6.4 5.9 1.2 0.0 -0.7
9 Sal Bando OAK 27 3B 182 4 6.4 5.3 0.7 0.0 0.4
10 Bert Blyleven MIN 20 SP 6.2 -0.3 -0.0 6.5 0.0
11 Tom Bradley CHW 24 SP 6.0 -0.2 -0.0 6.2 0.0
12 Brooks Robinson BAL 34 3B 163 3 6.0 3.2 2.3 0.0 0.4
13 Merv Rettenmund BAL 28 RF 8 0 5.9 6.0 0.5 0.0 -0.7
14 Bill Melton CHW 25 3B 18 0 5.7 4.5 0.8 0.0 0.4
15 Reggie Smith BOS 26 CF 9 0 5.6 5.3 0.7 0.0 -0.4
16 Amos Otis KCR 24 CF 67 0 5.3 4.6 0.7 0.0 -0.0
17 Sandy Alomar CAL 27 2B 5.2 2.3 2.2 0.0 0.7
18 Don Buford BAL 34 LF 2 0 5.1 5.5 0.2 0.0 -0.6
19 Rico Petrocelli BOS 28 3B 4.9 4.3 0.2 0.0 0.4
20 Joe Coleman DET 24 SP 4.7 -0.5 -0.0 5.2 0.0
21 Mark Belanger BAL 27 SS 4.6 2.2 1.4 0.0 1.1
22 Paul Schaal KCR 28 3B 4.5 5.1 -1.0 0.0 0.4
23 Jim Palmer BAL 25 SP 5 0 4.4 0.3 -0.0 4.1 0.0
24 Davey Johnson BAL 28 2B 8 0 4.4 3.8 0.1 0.0 0.5
25 Jim Kaat MIN 32 SP 4.3 0.0 -0.0 4.3 0.0
26 Bill Freehan DET 29 C 4.3 3.1 0.2 0.0 1.0
27 Ken McMullen CAL 29 3B 4.2 3.2 0.7 0.0 0.4
28 Catfish Hunter OAK 25 SP 1 0 4.2 1.6 -0.0 2.7 0.0
29 Dick Drago KCR 26 SP 4.2 0.0 -0.0 4.1 0.0
30 Thurman Munson NYY 24 C 4.1 2.6 0.6 0.0 0.8