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Wednesday, July 06, 2022

Most Meritorious Player: 1900 Results

Congratulations to Honus Wagner, our 1900 Most Meritorious Player!

Player Name	pts	ballots	1sts
Honus Wagner	103	7	5
Elmer Flick	97	7	1
Kip Selbach	66	7	0
Cy Young	62	5	1
Bill Dinneen	60	6	0
John McGraw	53	5	0
Jesse Burkett	51	5	0
Billy Hamilton	45	5	0
Joe McGinnity	44	4	0
Napoleon Lajoie	43	5	0
Noodles Hahn	28	3	0
Jesse Tannehill	18	2	0
Deacon Phillippe	17	2	0
Willie Keeler	12	2	0
Roy Thomas	9	1	0
Grant Johnson	7	1	0
George Davis	7	1	0
Sam Leever	7	1	0
Jimmy Barrett	6	1	0
DL from MN Posted: July 06, 2022 at 04:03 PM | 6 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. DL from MN Posted: July 06, 2022 at 04:11 PM (#6085779)
This is Honus Wagner's 5th MMP award and his 15th season receiving votes. Only Bonds (7/18), Ruth (10/17) and Mays (7/16) can top both of those numbers.

Player # years receiving votes
Wagner 15
Young 15 (most among pitchers)
Lajoie 12
Hamilton 7
McGinnity 6
Davis 6
Hahn 6
Flick 6
Burkett 5
McGraw 4
Tannehill 4
Dinneen 3
Phillippe 3
Keeler 3
Thomas 3
Johnson 3

   2. DL from MN Posted: July 06, 2022 at 04:36 PM (#6085784)
Times on Ballot leaders by position

RF
Bonds 18
Ruth 17
Aaron 16
F Robinson 11
Ott 10

CF
Speaker 17
Mays 16
Cobb 15
Mantle 11
Charleston 10
DiMaggio 10
Trout 9

LF
Ted Williams 14
Rickey 12
Delahanty 9

1B
Musial 14
Gehrig 12
Pujols 11
Foxx 9

2B
Hornsby 14
Lajoie 12
Collins 9

SS
Wagner 15
Lloyd 12
Rodriguez 10

3B
Schmidt 13
Mathews 11

C
Gibson 14
Berra 9
Carter 9

P
Young 15
Clemens 13
W Johnson 12
Grove 11
Mathewson 11
J Williams 10
R Johnson 10
Nichols 9
Seaver 9
   3. DL from MN Posted: July 06, 2022 at 04:47 PM (#6085790)
Multiple MMP Award Winners
Babe Ruth 10
Barry Bonds 7
Willie Mays 7
Honus Wagner 5
Ty Cobb 4
Mike Trout 4
Ted Williams 4
Rogers Hornsby 3
Albert Pujols 3
Mickey Mantle 3
Kid Nichols 3
Cal Ripken Jr 3
Jackie Robinson 3
Joe Morgan 3
Josh Gibson 2
Tris Speaker 2
Stan Musial 2
Mike Schmidt 2
Lou Gehrig 2
Alex Rodriguez 2
Jimmie Foxx 2
Walter Johnson 2
Greg Maddux 2
Pedro Martinez 2
Pete Alexander 2
Carl Yastrzemski 2
   4. kcgard2 Posted: July 07, 2022 at 05:06 PM (#6085910)
the MMP gallery is updated.
   5. DL from MN Posted: July 08, 2022 at 11:58 AM (#6085983)
Looks good
   6. DL from MN Posted: July 08, 2022 at 06:28 PM (#6086015)
I can run a ranking exercise next but will wait until after the next elections

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