MLB AL MVPs

About

Most valuable player of the American League of Major League Baseball as awarded by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. The winner receives the Kenesaw Mountain Landis Memorial Baseball Award, named after the first MLB commissioner.

Trivia

Alex Rodriguez is the only player to win the award with two different teams at two different positions.

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Established
1931
Sport
Baseball
First Winner
Lefty Grove
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MLB AL MVPs Winners

1
Mike Trout, 31
2014, 2016, 2019
2
Alex Rodriguez, 47
2003, 2005, 2007
3
Mookie Betts, 29
2018
4
José Altuve, 32
2016
5
Shohei Ohtani, 28
2021
6
Miguel Cabrera, 39
2012, 2013
7
Joe DiMaggio (1914-1999)
1939, 1941, 1947
8
Josh Donaldson, 36
2015
9
Roger Maris (1934-1985)
1960, 1961
10
Lou Gehrig (1903-1941)
1936
11
Mickey Mantle (1931-1995)
1956, 1957, 1962
12
Ken Griffey Jr., 52
1997
13
Justin Verlander, 39
2011
14
Ted Williams (1918-2002)
1946, 1949
15
Ichiro Suzuki, 48
2001
16
Dustin Pedroia, 39
2008
17
Jose Canseco, 58
1988
18
Cal Ripken Jr., 62
1983, 1991
19
Yogi Berra (1925-2015)
1951, 1954, 1955
20
Reggie Jackson, 76
1973
21
Joe Mauer, 39
2009
22
Josh Hamilton, 41
2010
23
Frank Thomas, 54
1993, 1994
24
José Abreu, 35
2020
25
George Brett, 69
1980
26
Roger Clemens, 60
1986
27
Rickey Henderson, 63
1990
28
Don Mattingly, 61
1985
29
Frank Robinson (1935-2019)
1966
30
Juan González, 52
1996, 1998
31
George Bell, 62
1987
32
Vladimir Guerrero, 47
2004
33
Iván Rodríguez, 50
1999
34
Brooks Robinson, 85
1964
35
Rod Carew, 77
1977
36
Carl Yastrzemski, 83
1967
37
Lefty Grove (1900-1975)
1931
38
Rollie Fingers, 76
1981
39
Harmon Killebrew (1936-2011)
1969
40
Justin Morneau, 41
2006
41
Jimmie Foxx (1907-1967)
1932, 1933, 1938
42
Vida Blue, 73
1971
43
Robin Yount, 67
1982, 1989
44
Thurman Munson (1947-1979)
1976
45
Jason Giambi, 51
2000
46
Bobby Shantz, 97
1952
47
Jim Rice, 69
1978
48
Dennis Eckersley, 67
1992

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