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1972 MLB Awards Voting

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  • Major League awards are voted on at the conclusion of each season before the playoffs and are announced in November. The awards are voted on by the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA), a professional association for baseball journalists writing for daily newspapers, magazines and qualifying Web sites.
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  • AL MVP Voting [1972]

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    RankPlayer NameTeamPoints1st PlaceShareAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBAVGOPSWLERAGGSCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPCareer Pts
    1Dick Allen | HCHA321210.963014850690156285371139912619.3081023----------------513
    2Joe Rudi | HOAK16410.492514759394181329197537623.305830----------------363
    3Sparky Lyle | HNYA15810.47275921241--1110-.190465951.9259---35107.2842523329751.05252
    4Carlton Fisk | HBOS96-0.292413145774134289226152835.293909----------------482
    5Bobby Murcer | HNYA89-0.26261535851021713073396636711.292898----------------224
    6Gaylord Perry | HCLE88-0.2633411105172-19543-.15539724161.9241402951342.2253797317822340.98187
    7Wilbur Wood | HCHA78-0.233049125817---7665-.13631224172.514949208-376.232511910528741931.06134
    8Luis Tiant | HBOS70-0.21314356361--4218-.1072631561.914319126317912845387651231.08192
    9Ed Brinkman | HDET62-0.1830156516421051916493851-.203538----------------69
    10Mickey Lolich | HDET6010.1831418936----2039-.06731322142.504141234-327.12821009129742501.09217
    11Catfish Hunter | HOAK57-0.172639105523---5-16-.2194342172.043837165-295.1200746721701910.91243
    12John Mayberry | HKCA27-0.082314950365150243251007874-.298900----------------261
    13Jim Palmer | HBAL21-0.06263698122231-8236-.22451621102.073636183-274.1219736321701841.05345
    14Bobby Grich | HBAL16-0.0523133460661282131250539613.278773----------------151
    14Rod Carew | HMIN16-0.052614253561170216-51436012.318749----------------648
    16Mike Epstein | HOAK11-0.03291384556312318226706868-.270866----------------15
    16Bert Campaneris | HOAK11-0.033014962585150252832328852.240603----------------126
    18Rico Petrocelli | HBOS9-0.03291475216212515215757891-.240702----------------87
    18Luis Aparicio | HBOS9-0.03381104364711226333926283.257649----------------398
    18Reggie Jackson | HOAK9-0.0326135499721322522575591259.265823----------------1161
    21Carlos May | HCHA6-0.0224148523831612631268797023.308843----------------9
    21George Scott | HMIL6-0.02281525787115424420884313016.266746----------------136
    23Danny Thompson | HMIN5-0.01251445735415822644834573.276674----------------5
    24Tommy Harper | HBOS4-0.01311445569214129214496710425.254730----------------117
    24Al Kaline | HDET4-0.01371062784687112103228331.313849----------------901
    26Ken McMullen | HCAL3-0.01301374723612718193448591.269704----------------3
    26Bill Freehan | HDET3-0.0130111374519818210564851-.262755----------------357
    26Reggie Smith | HBOS3-0.0127131467751262542174686315.270840----------------336
    26Brooks Robinson | HBAL3-0.01351535564813923286443451.250644----------------1112
    30Nolan Ryan | HCAL2-0.0125399641351-32481.13536119162.283939209-2841668072141573291.1475
    30Sal Bando | HOAK2-0.012815253564126203157778553.236709----------------460
    32Amos Otis | HKCA1-0.0025143540751582821154505928.293765----------------328
    32Lou Piniella | HKCA1-0.002815157465179334117234597.312797----------------21

    NL MVP Voting [1972]

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    RankPlayer NameTeamPoints1st PlaceShareAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBAVGOPSWLERAGGSCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPCareer Pts
    1Johnny Bench | HCIN263110.78241475388714522240125100846.270920----------------928
    2Billy Williams | HCHN21150.6334150574951913463712262593.3331005----------------522
    3Willie Stargell | HPIT20120.60321384957514528233112651291.293930----------------1101
    4Joe Morgan | HCIN19750.592814955212216123416731154458.292851----------------1021
    5Steve Carlton | HPHI12410.3727411176233118531-.19750127101.974141308-346.1257847617873100.99456
    6Cesar Cedeno | HHOU112-0.33211395591031793982282566255.320921----------------172
    7Al Oliver | HPIT52-0.152514056588176274128934442.312789----------------427
    8Nate Colbert | HSDN45-0.132615156387141272381117012715.250841----------------45
    9Lee May | HHOU30-0.0929148592871683122998521453.284833----------------122
    10Ted Simmons | HSLN22-0.072215259470180366169629571.303801----------------227
    10Mike Marshall | HMON22-0.07296522-31--224-.1363901481.7865---18116822623347951.11286
    12Pete Rose | HCIN19-0.06311546451071983111657734610.307799----------------1171
    13Clay Carroll | HCIN16-0.0531651122---1-3-.182364642.2565---3796892724532511.2617
    13Roberto Clemente | HPIT16-0.05371023786811819710602949-.312835----------------807
    15Lou Brock | HSLN13-0.043315362181193268342479363.311752----------------504
    16Manny Sanguillen | HPIT12-0.04281365205515518877121381.298726----------------113
    16Hank Aaron | HATL12-0.04381294497511910-347792554.265904----------------1722
    18Steve Blass | HPIT9-0.033035828152--3222-.1834101982.493332112-249.2227806918841171.2512
    19Ralph Garr | HATL7-0.02261345548718022-1253254125.325788----------------19
    20Gene Clines | HPIT6-0.022510731152104156-17164712.334790----------------6
    20Bobby Tolan | HCIN6-0.022614960488171285882448842.283720----------------23
    22Dusty Baker | HATL5-0.012312744662143272177645684.321888----------------208
    23Manny Mota | HLAN4-0.01341183715712016554827154.323809----------------4
    24Dave Kingman | HSFN3-0.01231354726510617429835114016.225765----------------86
    25Tug McGraw | HNYN2-0.0127542012----24-.100282861.7054---27106712620340921.0531
    25Tom Seaver | HNYN2-0.012736895133134541-.14649521122.923535133-262215928523772491.11465
    25Rusty Staub | HNYN2-0.012866239327011-9383113-.293824----------------138
    28Chris Speier | HSFN1-0.002215056274151252157182929.269761----------------1
    28Fergie Jenkins | HCHN1-0.0028361098201118534-.18345820123.203636235-289.125311110332621841.09230
    28Jose Cardenal | HCHN1-0.0028143533961552461770555825.291810----------------7

    AL Cy Young Voting [1972]

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    RankPlayer NameTeamPoints1st PlaceShareAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBAVGOPSWLERAGGSCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPCareer Pts
    1Gaylord Perry | HCLE6490.5333411105172-19543-.15539724161.9241402951342.2253797317822340.98240
    2Wilbur Wood | HCHA5870.483049125817---7665-.13631224172.514949208-376.232511910528741931.0684
    3Mickey Lolich | HDET2730.2231418936----2039-.06731322142.504141234-327.12821009129742501.09112
    4Catfish Hunter | HOAK2620.222639105523---5-16-.2194342172.043837165-295.1200746721701910.91242
    5Jim Palmer | HBAL2020.17263698122231-8236-.22451621102.073636183-274.1219736321701841.05446
    6Luis Tiant | HBOS1610.13314356361--4218-.1072631561.914319126317912845387651231.0834
    7Sparky Lyle | HNYA3-0.02275921241--1110-.190465951.9259---35107.2842523329751.0559
    8Nolan Ryan | HCAL2-0.0225399641351-32481.13536119162.283939209-2841668072141573291.14184

    NL Cy Young Voting [1972]

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    RankPlayer NameTeamPoints1st PlaceShareAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBAVGOPSWLERAGGSCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPCareer Pts
    1Steve Carlton | HPHI120241.0027411176233118531-.19750127101.974141308-346.1257847617873100.99515
    2Steve Blass | HPIT35-0.293035828152--3222-.1834101982.493332112-249.2227806918841171.2535
    3Fergie Jenkins | HCHN23-0.1928361098201118534-.18345820123.203636235-289.125311110332621841.09214
    4Mike Marshall | HMON8-0.07296522-31--224-.1363901481.7865---18116822623347951.11166
    5Clay Carroll | HCIN6-0.0531651122---1-3-.182364642.2565---3796892724532511.268
    5Gary Nolan | HCIN6-0.05242560571--2424-.1173051551.99252562-17614748391330901.0111
    5Tom Seaver | HNYN6-0.052736895133134541-.14649521122.923535133-262215928523772491.11369
    5Don Sutton | HLAN6-0.05273391413---1224-.1433131992.083333189-272.2186786313632070.9151
    9Milt Pappas | HCHN3-0.023329685131-18233-.1914861772.772928103-19518772601829801.113
    9Bob Gibson | HSLN3-0.02363410312206-512125-.19460019112.463434234-278226837614882081.13144

    AL Rookie of the Year Voting [1972]

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    RankPlayer NameTeamPoints1st PlaceShareAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBAVGOPSWLERAGGSCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPCareer Pts
    1Carlton Fisk | HBOS24241.002413145774134289226152835.293909----------------24

    NL Rookie of the Year Voting [1972]

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    RankPlayer NameTeamPoints1st PlaceShareAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBAVGOPSWLERAGGSCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPCareer Pts
    1Jon Matlack | HNYN19190.792234786101--21044-.12836815102.32343284-244215796314711691.1719
    2Dave Rader | HSFN440.17231334594411914164129311.259640----------------4
    3John Milner | HNYN110.04221173625286122173851742.238762----------------1


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