World Series MVP Award

from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The World Series MVP Award is a baseball honor given to the player who has contributed most to their team's success in the World Series . This Most Valuable Player , engl. the most valuable player is determined from a combination of press representatives, major league baseball officials and a fan vote.

Previous winners

Reggie Jackson , World Series MVP 1973
Paul Molitor , World Series MVP 1993
Mariano Rivera , World Series MVP 1999
Mike Lowell , World Series MVP 2007
Pablo Sandoval , MVP of the 2012 World Series with three home runs in the 1st game
year player team Item
1955 Johnny Podres Brooklyn Dodgers P
1956 Don Larsen New York Yankees P
1957 Lew Burdette Milwaukee Braves P
1958 Bob Turley New York Yankees P
1959 Larry Sherry Los Angeles Dodgers P
1960 Bobby Richardson ¹ New York Yankees 2 B
1961 Whitey Ford New York Yankees P
1962 Ralph Terry New York Yankees P
1963 Sandy Koufax Los Angeles Dodgers P
1964 Bob Gibson St. Louis Cardinals P
1965 Sandy Koufax (2) Los Angeles Dodgers P
1966 Frank Robinson Baltimore Orioles OF
1967 Bob Gibson (2) St. Louis Cardinals P
1968 Mickey Lolich Detroit Tigers P
1969 Donn Clendenon New York Mets 1B
1970 Brooks Robinson Baltimore Orioles 3B
1971 Roberto Clemente Pittsburgh Pirates OF
1972 Gene Tenace Oakland Athletics C.
1973 Reggie Jackson Oakland Athletics OF
1974 Rollie Fingers Oakland Athletics P
1975 Pete Rose Cincinnati Reds 3B
1976 Johnny Bench Cincinnati Reds C.
1977 Reggie Jackson (2) New York Yankees OF
1978 Bucky Dent New York Yankees SS
1979 Willie Stargell Pittsburgh Pirates 1B
1980 Mike Schmidt Philadelphia Phillies 3B
1981 Ron Cey Los Angeles Dodgers 3B
Pedro Guerrero OF
Steve Yeager C.
1982 Darrell Porter St. Louis Cardinals C.
1983 Rick Dempsey Baltimore Orioles C.
1984 Alan Trammell Detroit Tigers SS
1985 Bret Saberhagen Kansas City Royals P
1986 Ray Knight New York Mets 3B
1987 Frank Viola Minnesota Twins P
1988 Orel Hershiser Los Angeles Dodgers P
1989 Dave Stewart Oakland Athletics P
1990 José Rijo Cincinnati Reds P
1991 Jack Morris Minnesota Twins P
1992 Pat Borders Toronto Blue Jays C.
1993 Paul Molitor Toronto Blue Jays 3B / DH
No World Series (player strike)
1995 Tom Glavine Atlanta Braves P
1996 John Wetteland New York Yankees P
1997 Liván Hernández Florida marlins P
1998 Scott Brosius New York Yankees 3B
1999 Mariano Rivera New York Yankees P
2000 Derek Jeter New York Yankees SS
2001 Randy Johnson Arizona Diamondbacks P
Curt Schilling P
2002 Troy Glaus Anaheim Angels 3B
2003 Josh Beckett Florida marlins P
2004 Manny Ramirez Boston Red Sox OF
2005 Jermaine Dye Chicago White Sox OF
2006 David Eckstein St. Louis Cardinals SS
2007 Mike Lowell Boston Red Sox 3B
2008 Cole Hamels Philadelphia Phillies P
2009 Hideki Matsui New York Yankees DH
2010 Edgar Rentería San Francisco Giants SS
2011 David Freese St. Louis Cardinals 3B
2012 Pablo Sandoval San Francisco Giants 3B
2013 David Ortiz Boston Red Sox DH / 1B
2014 Madison Bumgarner San Francisco Giants P
2015 Salvador Perez Kansas City Royals C.
2016 Ben Zobrist Chicago Cubs OF
2017 George Springer Houston Astros OF
2018 Steve Pearce Boston Red Sox OF
2019 Stephen Strasburg Washington Nationals P

¹ = MVP was a player on the losing team

P Pitcher
C. Catcher
1B First baseman
2 B Second baseman
3B Third baseman
SS Shortstop
OF Outfielder
DH Designated hitter