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California League Most Valuable PlayerHistory of Award Winners
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Todd Greene won this award in 1994
Recent history of winners for California League Most Valuable Player. There is some lag in updating awards data and they may not provide an entire history of winners. The list below is separated by year with a dividing line. Some awards have multiple award winners for all or some years.

Years Available1993-2017

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Major Leaguers are in bold

Historical Winners - California League Most Valuable Player

Top Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
YearPlayer NamePosNotesC-AwardsHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
2017D.J. PetersOF66-5 210 R-R 1995-12-12 21Glendora,California AA2015-2018-
2016- 4- 131-LAN
Cal St Fullerton, Western Nevada ColMinorsLos Angeles Dodgers (A+)
2016Luis UriasSS55-9 160 R-R 1997-06-03 19Magdalena de Kino,Mexico MLB2014-20182018-2018   ActiveSan Diego Padres (MLB)
2015A.J. Reed1B166-4 230 L-L 1993-05-10 22Terre Haute,Indiana MLB2012-20182016-2018
2014- 2-  42-HOU
KentuckyActiveHouston Astros (MLB)
2014Corey SeagerSS156-4 205 L-R 1994-04-27 20Kannapolis,North Carolina MLB2012-20182015-2018
2012- 1-  18-LAN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)
2013Zach BorensteinOF56-0 225 L-R 1990-07-23 22Buffalo Grove,Illinois AAA2009-2018-
2011-23- 705-ANA
Eastern Illinois U.Free Agent  
2012Billy HamiltonCF-OF146-1 160 R-R 1990-09-09 21Taylorsville,Mississippi MLB2009-20182013-2018
2009- 2-  57-CIN
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
2011Kent MatthesOF66-2 215 R-R 1987-01-08 24Orlando,Florida AAA2006-2016-
2009- 4- 121-COL
AlabamaFree Agent  
2010Paul Goldschmidt1B216-4 220 R-R 1987-09-10 22Wilmington,Delaware MLB2007-20182011-2018
2009- 8- 246-ARI
Texas StActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
2009Alex Liddi3B-1B46-4 176 R-R 1988-08-14 20San Remo,Italy MLB2006-20182011-2013
2005-   UDFA-SEA
Free Agent  
2008Carlos SantanaC-DH125-11 170 B-R 1986-04-08 22Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2005-20182010-2018
2004-   UDFA-LAN
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)
2007Bubba BellRF56-0 195 L-R 1982-10-09 24Houston,Texas AAA2004-2012-
Nicholls St  
2006Reid BrignacSS-3B96-3 170 L-R 1986-01-16 20St. Amant,Louisiana MLB2004-20182008-2016
2004- 2-  45-TBA
Free Agent  
2005Brandon WoodSS-3B176-2 180 R-R 1985-03-02 20Austin,Texas MLB2003-20142007-2011
2003- 1-  23-ANA
Free Agent  
2004Brian StaviskyOF66-3 220 L-R 1980-07-06 23Olean,New York AAA2000-2010-
2002- 6- 188-OAK
Notre Dame  
2003Josh BarfieldLF-RF76-0 185 R-R 1982-12-17 20Barquisimeto,Venezuela MLB2001-20132006-2009
2001- 4- 120-SDN
Free Agent  
2002Rocco BaldelliCF106-4 183 R-R 1981-09-25 20Woonsocket,Rhode Island MLB2000-20102003-2010
2000- 1-   6-TBA
2001Jason LaneP116-2 215 R-L 1976-12-22 24Santa Rosa,California MLB1996-20152002-2014
1999- 6- 203-HOU
USC, Santa Rosa Junior ColFree Agent  
2000Juan SilvestreOF85-11 180 R-R 1976-01-10 24Puerto Plata,Dom Rep AAA1997-2003-    
1999Chin-Feng ChenLF76-1 189 R-R 1977-10-28 21Taiwan City,Taiwan MLB1999-20052002-2005
1999-   UDFA-LAN
1998Brad PennyP66-4 200 R-R 1978-05-24 20Blackwell,Oklahoma MLB1996-20152000-2014
1996- 5- 155-ARI
1997Mike StonerOF56-0 200 R-R 1973-05-23 24Shelbyville,Kentucky AAA1995-2004-   North Carolina  
1996D.T. Cromer1B56-2 190 L-L 1971-03-19 25Lake City,South Carolina MLB1990-20032000-2001
1992-11- 312-OAK
South Carolina  
1995Adam Riggs2B-LF56-0 190 R-R 1972-10-04 22Steubenville,Ohio MLB1993-20081997-2004
1994-22- 608-LAN
South Carolina-Aiken  
1994Todd GreeneC135-10 208 R-R 1971-05-08 23Augusta,Georgia MLB1990-20061996-2006
1993-12- 327-CAL
Georgia So.U.  
1993Tim ClarkOF36-3 210 L-L 1969-02-10 24Philadelphia,Pennsylvania AA1983-1998-
1990- 8- 223-MIL
Louisiana St, Seminole St