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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MLB NL MVPs Winners

1
Jackie Robinson (1919-1972)
1949
2
Cody Bellinger, 27
2019
3
Bryce Harper, 29
2015, 2021
4
Kris Bryant, 30
2016
5
Roberto Clemente (1934-1972)
1966
6
Albert Pujols, 42
2005, 2008, 2009
7
Freddie Freeman, 33
2020
8
Christian Yelich, 30
2018
9
Clayton Kershaw, 34
2014
10
Buster Posey, 35
2012
11
Hank Aaron (1934-2021)
1957
12
Barry Bonds, 58
1990, 1992, 1993, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
13
Giancarlo Stanton, 32
2017
14
Joey Votto, 39
2010
15
Maury Wills (1932-2022)
1962
16
Willie Mays, 91
1954, 1965
17
Chipper Jones, 50
1999
18
Sammy Sosa, 53
1998
19
Pete Rose, 81
1973
20
Andrew McCutchen, 35
2013
21
Mike Schmidt, 73
1980, 1981, 1986
22
Ryan Braun, 38
2011
23
Ryan Howard, 42
2006
24
Sandy Koufax, 86
1963
25
Johnny Bench, 74
1970
26
Stan Musial (1920-2013)
1943, 1946, 1948
27
Ernie Banks (1931-2015)
1958, 1959
28
Frank Robinson (1935-2019)
1961
29
Keith Hernandez, 68
1979
30
Bob Gibson (1935-2020)
1968
31
Ryne Sandberg, 63
1984
32
Joe Morgan (1943-2020)
1975, 1976
33
Willie McCovey (1938-2018)
1969
34
Joe Torre, 82
1971
35
Jimmy Rollins, 43
2007
36
Jeff Bagwell, 54
1994
37
Jeff Kent, 54
2000
38
Kirk Gibson, 65
1988
39
Dave Parker, 71
1978
40
Dale Murphy, 66
1982, 1983
41
Kevin Mitchell, 60
1989
42
Orlando Cepeda, 85
1967
43
Willie Stargell (1940-2001)
1979
44
Steve Garvey, 73
1974
45
Andre Dawson, 68
1987
46
Barry Larkin, 58
1995
47
Dizzy Dean (1910-1974)
1934
48
Don Newcombe (1926-2019)
1956

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