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American League Most Valuable Player

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  • YearWinnerPosHigh LevelHtWtB-TBornPlaceNotes
    2015Josh Donaldson3BMLB5-11182R-RPensacola,Florida
    2014Mike TroutCFMLB6-1200R-RMillville,New Jersey
    2013Miguel Cabrera3BMLB6-2218R-RMaracay,Venezuela
    2012Miguel Cabrera3BMLB6-2218R-RMaracay,Venezuela
    2011Justin VerlanderPMLB6-5200R-RManakin-Sabot,Virginia
    2010Josh HamiltonRFMLB6-4240L-LRaleigh,North Carolina
    2009Joe MauerCMLB6-4220L-RSt. Paul,Minnesota
    2008Dustin Pedroia2BMLB5-9180R-RWoodland,California
    2007Alex Rodriguez3BMLB6-3195R-RNew York,New York
    2006Justin Morneau1BMLB6-4205L-RNew Westminster,British Columbia
    2005Alex Rodriguez3BMLB6-3195R-RNew York,New York
    2004Vladimir GuerreroLFMLB6-3205R-RNizao Bani,Dominican Republic
    2003Alex Rodriguez3BMLB6-3195R-RNew York,New York
    2002Miguel Tejada2B-3BMLB5-9188R-RBani,Dominican Republic
    2001Ichiro SuzukiRFMLB5-11170L-RKasugai,Japan
    2000Jason GiambiDHMLB6-3235L-RWest Covina,California
    1999Ivan RodriguezCMLB5-9205R-RVega Baja,Puerto Rico
    1998Juan GonzalezRF-LFMLB6-3220R-RVega Baja,Puerto Rico
    1997Ken GriffeyCFMLB6-3205L-LDonora,Pennsylvania
    1996Juan GonzalezRF-LFMLB6-3220R-RVega Baja,Puerto Rico
    1995Mo Vaughn1BMLB6-1268L-RNorwalk,Connecticut
    1994Frank Thomas1B-DHMLB6-5270R-RColumbus,Georgia
    1993Frank Thomas1B-DHMLB6-5270R-RColumbus,Georgia
    1992Dennis EckersleyPMLB6-2190R-ROakland,California
    1991Cal RipkenSS-3BMLB6-4220R-RHavre de Grace,Maryland
    1990Rickey HendersonLF-OFMLB5-10190R-LChicago,Illinois
    1989Robin YountSS-CFMLB6-0180R-RDanville,Illinois
    1988Jose CansecoRF-LFMLB6-4240R-RHavana,Cuba
    1987George BellLF-OFMLB6-1190R-RSan Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic
    1986Roger ClemensPMLB6-4230R-RDayton,Ohio
    1985Don Mattingly1BMLB5-11185L-LEvansville,Indiana
    1984Willie HernandezPMLB6-3180L-LAguada,Puerto Rico
    1983Cal RipkenSS-3BMLB6-4220R-RHavre de Grace,Maryland
    1982Robin YountSS-CFMLB6-0180R-RDanville,Illinois
    1981Rollie FingersPMLB6-4195R-RSteubenville,Ohio
    1980George Brett3B-1BMLB6-0205L-RGlen Dale,West Virginia
    1979Don BaylorOFMLB6-1 220R-RAustin,Texas
    1978Jim RiceLF-OFMLB6-2205R-RAnderson,South Carolina
    1977Rod Carew1B-2BMLB6-0182L-RGatun,Panama
    1976Thurman MunsonCMLB5-11191R-RAkron,Ohio
    1975Fred LynnOFMLB6-1190L-LChicago,Illinois
    1974Jeff BurroughsOFMLB6-1200R-RLong Beach,California
    1973Reggie JacksonOFMLB6-0200L-LWynecote,Pennsylvania
    1972Dick Allen1B-3BMLB5-11190R-RWampum,Pennsylvania
    1971Vida BluePMLB6-0189B-LMansfield,Louisiana
    1970Boog Powell1B-OFMLB6-4240L-RLakeland,Florida
    1969Harmon Killebrew1B-3BMLB5-11214R-RPayette,Idaho
    1968Denny McLainPMLB6-1185R-RChicago,Illinois
    1967Carl YastrzemskiOFMLB5-11188L-RSouthampton,New York
    1966Frank RobinsonOFMLB6-1195R-RBeaumont,Texas
    1965Zoilo VersallesSSMLB5-10150R-RVeldado,Cuba
    1964Brooks Robinson3BMLB6-1190R-RLittle Rock,Arkansas
    1963Elston HowardC-OFMLB6-2200R-RSt. Louis,Missouri
    1962Mickey MantleOFMLB5-11198B-RSpavinaw,Oklahoma
    1961Roger MarisOFMLB6-0204L-RHibbing,Minnesota
    1960Roger MarisOFMLB6-0204L-RHibbing,Minnesota
    1959Nellie Fox2BMLB5-9150L-RSt. Thomas,Pennsylvania
    1958Jackie JensenOFMLB5-11190R-RSan Francisco,California
    1957Mickey MantleOFMLB5-11198B-RSpavinaw,Oklahoma
    1956Mickey MantleOFMLB5-11198B-RSpavinaw,Oklahoma
    1955Yogi BerraCMLB5-8194L-RSt. Louis,Missouri
    1954Yogi BerraCMLB5-8194L-RSt. Louis,Missouri
    1953Al Rosen3BMLB5-10180R-RSpartanburg,South Carolina
    1952Bobby ShantzPMLB5-6142R-LPottstown,Pennsylvania
    1951Yogi BerraCMLB5-8194L-RSt. Louis,Missouri
    1950Phil RizzutoSSMLB5-6160R-RBrooklyn,New York
    1949Ted WilliamsOFMLB6-3205L-RSan Diego,California
    1948Lou BoudreauSSMLB5-11185R-RHarvey,Illinois
    1947Joe DiMaggioOFMLB6-2193R-RMartinez,California
    1946Ted WilliamsOFMLB6-3205L-RSan Diego,California
    1945Hal NewhouserPMLB6-2192L-LDetroit,Michigan
    1944Hal NewhouserPMLB6-2192L-LDetroit,Michigan
    1943Spud ChandlerPMLB6-0181R-RCommerce,Georgia
    1942Joe Gordon2BMLB5-10180R-RLos Angeles,California
    1941Joe DiMaggioOFMLB6-2193R-RMartinez,California
    1940Hank Greenberg1B-OFMLB6-3210R-RNew York,New York
    1939Joe DiMaggioOFMLB6-2193R-RMartinez,California
    1938Jimmie Foxx1BMLB6-0195R-RSudlersville,Maryland
    1937Charlie Gehringer2BMLB5-11180L-RFowlerville,Michigan
    1936Lou Gehrig1BMLB6-0200L-LNew York,New York
    1935Hank Greenberg1B-OFMLB6-3210R-RNew York,New York
    1934Mickey CochraneCMLB5-10180L-RBridgewater,Massachusetts
    1933Jimmie Foxx1BMLB6-0195R-RSudlersville,Maryland
    1932Jimmie Foxx1BMLB6-0195R-RSudlersville,Maryland
    1931Lefty GrovePMLB6-3190L-LLonaconing,Maryland
    1928Mickey CochraneCMLB5-10180L-RBridgewater,Massachusetts
    1927Lou Gehrig1BMLB6-0200L-LNew York,New York
    1926George Burns1BMLB6-1180R-RNiles,Ohio
    1925Roger PeckinpaughSSMLB5-10165R-RWooster,Ohio
    1924Walter JohnsonPMLB6-1200R-RHumboldt,Kansas
    1923Babe RuthOFMLB6-2215L-LBaltimore,Maryland
    1922George Sisler1BMLB5-11170L-LManchester,Ohio
    1914Eddie Collins2BMLB5-9175L-RMillerton,New York
    1913Walter JohnsonPMLB6-1200R-RHumboldt,Kansas
    1912Tris SpeakerOFMLB5-11193L-LHubbard,Texas
    1911Ty CobbOFMLB6-1175L-RNarrows,Georgia

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