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Thursday, May 05, 2022

Most Meritorious Player: 1898 Results

Congratulations to Kid Nichols, the Most Meritorious Player of 1898!

Player Name	pts	ballots	1sts
Kid Nichols	100	7	5
Hughie Jennings	87	7	1
Clark Griffith	87	7	0
Jimmy Collins	80	7	1
John McGraw	71	7	0
Ed Delahanty	53	6	0
Cy Young	47	5	0
Billy Hamilton	42	4	0
Doc McJames	39	4	0
Bill Dahlen	29	4	0
Jesse Tannehill	28	3	0
Gene DeMontreville	16	2	0
Ted Lewis	16	2	0
Dan McGann	15	2	0
Napoleon Lajoie	11	1	0
Frank Grant	7	1	0
Al Maul	7	1	0
DL from MN Posted: May 05, 2022 at 10:11 AM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. DL from MN Posted: May 05, 2022 at 10:20 AM (#6075331)
Back to back MMP winners:
Kid Nichols 1897-1898
Honus Wagner 4 1905-1908
Ty Cobb 3 1909-1911
Pete Alexander 1915-1916
Babe Ruth 3 1919-1921
Babe Ruth 3 1926-1928
Babe Ruth 1930-1931
Ted Williams 1941-1942
Ted Williams 1946-1947
Jackie Robinson 1951-1952
Willie Mays 1954-1955
Mickey Mantle 1956-1957
Willie Mays 1964-1965
Joe Morgan 1975-1976
Cal Ripken 1983-1984
Barry Bonds 1992-1993
Greg Maddux 1994-1995
Pedro Martinez 1999-2000
Barry Bonds 4 2001-2004
Albert Pujols 2008-2009
Mike Trout 3 2012-2014



   2. DL from MN Posted: May 05, 2022 at 10:28 AM (#6075335)
Player Name # years receiving votes
Cy Young 13 (ties Clemens for most by a pitcher)
Napoleon Lajoie 11
Kid Nichols 8
Ed Delahanty 8
Billy Hamilton 6
Jimmy Collins 5
Hughie Jennings 4
Bill Dahlen 4
Dan McGann 3
Clark Griffith 3
   3. DL from MN Posted: May 05, 2022 at 10:33 AM (#6075336)
Kid Nichols becomes the only pitcher to win 3 MMP awards
   4. DL from MN Posted: May 06, 2022 at 03:22 PM (#6075561)
Just two elections remaining. Last chance to join in.

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