MLB NL MVPs

About

Most valuable player of the National 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

The only tie for the NL MVP occurred in 1979 when Keith Hernandez and Willie Stargell received an equal amount of points.

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Established
1931
Sport
Baseball
First Winner
Frankie Frisch
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Winners

1
Jackie Robinson (1919-1972)
1949
2
Bryce Harper, 28
2015
3
Cody Bellinger, 25
2019
4
Kris Bryant, 29
2016
5
Clayton Kershaw, 33
2014
6
Christian Yelich, 29
2018
7
Hank Aaron (1934-2021)
1957
8
Buster Posey, 34
2012
9
Willie Mays, 90
1954, 1965
10
Roberto Clemente (1934-1972)
1966
11
Freddie Freeman, 31
2020
12
Giancarlo Stanton, 31
2017
13
Albert Pujols, 41
2005, 2008, 2009
14
Barry Bonds, 56
1990, 1992, 1993, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
15
Andrew McCutchen, 34
2013
16
Joey Votto, 37
2010
17
Pete Rose, 80
1973
18
Chipper Jones, 49
1999
19
Sammy Sosa, 52
1998
20
Ryan Braun, 37
2011
21
Ryan Howard, 41
2006
22
Sandy Koufax, 85
1963
23
Johnny Bench, 73
1970
24
Ernie Banks (1931-2015)
1958, 1959
25
Stan Musial (1920-2013)
1943, 1946, 1948
26
Mike Schmidt, 71
1980, 1981, 1986
27
Frank Robinson (1935-2019)
1961
28
Bob Gibson (1935-2020)
1968
29
Jimmy Rollins, 42
2007
30
Joe Torre, 80
1971
31
Jeff Bagwell, 52
1994
32
Keith Hernandez, 67
1979
33
Joe Morgan (1943-2020)
1975, 1976
34
Ryne Sandberg, 61
1984
35
Willie McCovey (1938-2018)
1969
36
Andre Dawson, 66
1987
37
Kirk Gibson, 63
1988
38
Steve Garvey, 72
1974
39
Barry Larkin, 57
1995
40
Dale Murphy, 65
1982, 1983
41
Dizzy Dean (1910-1974)
1934
42
Jeff Kent, 53
2000
43
Kevin Mitchell, 59
1989
44
Dave Parker, 69
1978
45
Willie Stargell (1940-2001)
1979
46
Orlando Cepeda, 83
1967
47
Roy Campanella (1921-1993)
1951
48
Dick Groat, 90
1960

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