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On This Day In Baseball History: November 26, 1975

Boston Red Sox 22-year old outfielder Fred Lynn wins AL MVP over Royals first baseman John Mayberry. Having already been named AL Rookie of the Year, Lynn becomes the first player in history to earn both honors in the same season. 19 more words

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On This Day In Baseball History: November 25, 1981

Milwaukee Brewers reliever Rollie Fingers wins the AL CY Young award becoming the first relief pitcher to do so in the AL. Fingers posted a microscopic 1.04 ERA while tossing 78 innings and saving a lead leading 28 games. 21 more words

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On This Day In Baseball History: November 23, 2010

Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton, despite missing 29 games in September, wins the AL MVP. Hamilton led the AL in batting (.359), slugging (.633), and OPS (1.044), to go along with his 32 homers and 100 rbi. 32 more words

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Allow me to be the first to say that Mike Trout deserved to be MVP

With the dust finally having settled in the 2015 MLB season, the awards have all been handed out in order. The Toronto Blue Jays may have fallen short of making the World Series, but Josh Donaldson walked away with the American League MVP in convincing fashion. 456 more words

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George Bell, Josh Donaldson, MVP's, and Purple Butts

Today, Josh Donaldson was named the American League Most Valuable Player, making him the first Toronto Blue Jay to win the award since George Bell in 1987. 219 more words


Baseball Writers Announce Finalists For Major Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper is one of three finalists for the NL MVP award from teams that failed to make the playoffs. 276 more words


Mayer: MLB Year End Award Predictions

By Ryan Mayer, CBS Local Sports

The MLB regular season is winding down to its dying embers as we hit the final two weeks of games before the post-season.   927 more words