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2003 National League MVP Award

by Votes
 
Total
Player
Tm
Pos
1 Barry Bonds
SFN
LF
38.9
426
9.2
40.3
30.4
2 Albert Pujols
SLN
LF
23.5
303
8.6
38.1
26.0
3 Gary Sheffield
ATL
RF
34.6
247
6.8
34.1
21.7
4 Jim Thome
PHI
1B
32.8
203
4.7
28.7
16.5
5 Javy Lopez
ATL
C
32.7
159
6.8
29.1
17.8
6 Eric Gagne
LAN
RP
27.5
143
3.7
23.6
19.0
7 Todd Helton
COL
1B
29.9
75
6.2
32.9
20.6
8 Sammy Sosa
CHN
RF
34.6
53
2.7
21.5
10.7
9 Mark Prior
CHN
SP
22.8
44
8.0
23.0
16.5
10 Juan Pierre
FLO
CF
25.9
39
3.4
21.1
6.1
11 Mike Lowell
FLO
3B
29.4
30
2.7
21.8
10.7
12 Richie Sexson
MIL
1B
28.5
21
3.2
24.9
12.3
13 Andruw Jones
ATL
CF
26.2
15
4.9
23.5
10.2
14 Jeff Bagwell
HOU
1B
35.1
14
4.1
20.9
8.6
15 Edgar Renteria
SLN
SS
27.9
13
5.6
25.8
10.8
16 Preston Wilson
COL
CF
29.0
12
2.6
18.0
4.6
17 Vladimir Guerrero
MON
RF
28.4
10
3.2
19.3
10.7
18 Marcus Giles
ATL
2B
25.1
9
7.8
30.0
16.5
19 Richard Hidalgo
HOU
RF
28.0
9
5.7
24.5
13.7
20 John Smoltz
ATL
RP
36.1
9
3.3
15.4
11.9
21 Luis Castillo
FLO
2B
27.8
8
4.4
23.4
8.9
22 Jason Schmidt
SFN
SP
30.4
7
6.0
23.2
16.8
23 Ivan Rodriguez
FLO
C
31.6
5
4.5
20.3
7.2
24 Billy Wagner
HOU
RP
31.9
5
3.5
17.7
12.9
25 Luis Gonzalez
ARI
LF
35.8
4
3.1
22.6
10.3
26 Chipper Jones
ATL
LF
31.2
4
4.4
25.8
13.9
27 Bobby Abreu
PHI
RF
29.3
3
5.4
25.2
12.5
28 Miguel Cabrera *
FLO
LF
20.2
3
0.6
8.7
2.0
29 Jim Edmonds
SLN
CF
33.0
3
6.0
24.3
13.6
30 Mark Grudzielanek
CHN
2B
33.0
3
2.3
18.3
7.0
31 Derrek Lee
FLO
1B
27.8
3
2.9
25.9
14.5
32 Russ Ortiz
ATL
SP
29.1
3
3.2
15.0
8.5
33 Rafael Furcal
ATL
SS
25.7
2
4.9
25.6
9.6
34 Dontrelle Willis *
FLO
SP
21.5
1
4.4
13.4
8.5
by Wins Above Replacement
Total
  Player Tm Pos Age
1 Barry Bonds
SFN
LF
38.9
426
9.2
40.3
30.4
2 Albert Pujols
SLN
LF
23.5
303
8.6
38.1
26.0
3 Mark Prior
CHN
SP
22.8
44
8.0
23.0
16.5
4 Marcus Giles
ATL
2B
25.1
9
7.8
30.0
16.5
5 Gary Sheffield
ATL
RF
34.6
247
6.8
34.1
21.7
6 Javy Lopez
ATL
C
32.7
159
6.8
29.1
17.8
7 Livan Hernandez
MON
SP
28.4
6.4
21.1
13.9
8 Kerry Wood
CHN
SP
26.0
6.3
18.1
11.7
9 Todd Helton
COL
1B
29.9
75
6.2
32.9
20.6
10 Carlos Zambrano
CHN
SP
22.1
6.1
17.5
10.9
11 Jim Edmonds
SLN
CF
33.0
3
6.0
24.3
13.6
12 Javier Vazquez
MON
SP
26.9
6.0
20.0
12.9
13 Jason Schmidt
SFN
SP
30.4
7
6.0
23.2
16.8
14 Brandon Webb *
ARI
SP
24.1
5.9
17.0
11.4
15 Curt Schilling
ARI
SP
36.6
5.7
15.5
10.4
16 Richard Hidalgo
HOU
RF
28.0
9
5.7
24.5
13.7
17 Edgar Renteria
SLN
SS
27.9
13
5.6
25.8
10.8
18 Bobby Abreu
PHI
RF
29.3
3
5.4
25.2
12.5
19 Lance Berkman
HOU
LF
27.4
5.3
24.7
12.7
20 Kip Wells
PIT
SP
26.2
5.1
15.1
9.1
21 Mark Loretta
SDN
2B
31.9
4.9
23.3
9.4
22 Rafael Furcal
ATL
SS
25.7
2
4.9
25.6
9.6
23 Andruw Jones
ATL
CF
26.2
15
4.9
23.5
10.2
24 Morgan Ensberg
HOU
3B
27.8
4.8
16.2
7.6
25 Jim Thome
PHI
1B
32.8
203
4.7
28.7
16.5
26 Scott Rolen
SLN
3B
28.2
4.7
25.3
12.2
27 Placido Polanco
PHI
2B
27.7
4.6
18.6
6.9
28 Kevin Brown
LAN
SP
38.3
4.5
20.3
13.8
29 Steve Trachsel
NYN
SP
32.7
4.5
13.1
6.8
30 Jason Kendall
PIT
C
29.0
4.5
20.3
5.3
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

2003 American League MVP Award

by Votes
 
Total
Player
Tm
Pos
1 Alex Rodriguez
TEX
SS
27.9
242
8.4
32.8
17.9
2 Carlos Delgado
TOR
1B
31.0
213
5.9
31.2
19.9
3 Jorge Posada
NYA
C
31.9
194
5.9
27.5
14.9
4 Shannon Stewart
MULT
LF
29.4
140
3.1
19.0
8.3
5 David Ortiz
BOS
DH
27.6
130
3.4
17.2
9.7
6 Manny Ramirez
BOS
LF
31.1
100
5.4
27.0
15.9
7 Nomar Garciaparra
BOS
SS
29.9
99
6.1
25.1
10.2
8 Vernon Wells
TOR
CF
24.6
84
4.5
26.9
13.0
9 Carlos Beltran
KCA
CF
26.2
77
5.8
27.8
16.5
10 Bret Boone
SEA
2B
34.2
65
5.9
31.4
17.1
11 Miguel Tejada
OAK
SS
29.1
49
4.9
25.0
10.0
12 Bill Mueller
BOS
3B
32.3
45
5.6
23.4
12.1
13 Jason Giambi
NYA
1B
32.5
36
4.8
26.7
16.3
14 Garret Anderson
ANA
LF
31.0
35
4.0
23.6
12.3
15 Keith Foulke
OAK
RP
30.7
20
3.6
21.3
16.5
16 Frank Thomas
CHA
DH
35.1
20
4.3
22.8
13.4
17 Eric Chavez
OAK
3B
25.6
18
5.3
25.8
13.4
18 Carlos Lee
CHA
LF
27.0
16
3.2
18.0
6.6
19 Magglio Ordonez
CHA
RF
29.4
16
5.6
24.4
12.8
20 Alfonso Soriano
NYA
2B
27.5
15
5.4
29.2
14.6
21 Derek Jeter
NYA
SS
29.0
10
3.6
17.2
5.9
22 Pedro Martinez
BOS
SP
31.7
7
8.0
19.9
14.4
23 Ichiro Suzuki
SEA
RF
29.7
6
5.6
23.8
11.5
24 Aubrey Huff
TBA
RF
26.5
4
4.0
22.6
11.0
25 Esteban Loaiza
CHA
SP
31.5
4
7.2
23.1
16.4
26 Jason Varitek
BOS
C
31.2
4
3.0
15.5
4.1
27 Mariano Rivera
NYA
RP
33.6
3
3.6
17.4
13.5
by Wins Above Replacement
Total
  Player Tm Pos Age
1 Alex Rodriguez
TEX
SS
27.9
242
8.4
32.8
17.9
2 Roy Halladay
TOR
SP
26.1
8.1
23.1
15.2
3 Pedro Martinez
BOS
SP
31.7
7
8.0
19.9
14.4
4 Tim Hudson
OAK
SP
28.0
7.5
23.2
16.1
5 Esteban Loaiza
CHA
SP
31.5
4
7.2
23.1
16.4
6 Mike Mussina
NYA
SP
34.6
6.6
18.6
12.2
7 Hank Blalock
TEX
3B
22.6
6.4
18.3
6.9
8 Nomar Garciaparra
BOS
SS
29.9
99
6.1
25.1
10.2
9 Bret Boone
SEA
2B
34.2
65
5.9
31.4
17.1
10 Jorge Posada
NYA
C
31.9
194
5.9
27.5
14.9
11 Carlos Delgado
TOR
1B
31.0
213
5.9
31.2
19.9
12 Darrell May
KCA
SP
31.1
5.9
17.1
10.8
13 Carlos Beltran
KCA
CF
26.2
77
5.8
27.8
16.5
14 Mark Mulder
OAK
SP
25.9
5.7
17.3
11.7
15 Bill Mueller
BOS
3B
32.3
45
5.6
23.4
12.1
16 Ichiro Suzuki
SEA
RF
29.7
6
5.6
23.8
11.5
17 Magglio Ordonez
CHA
RF
29.4
16
5.6
24.4
12.8
18 Alfonso Soriano
NYA
2B
27.5
15
5.4
29.2
14.6
19 Manny Ramirez
BOS
LF
31.1
100
5.4
27.0
15.9
20 Barry Zito
OAK
SP
25.1
5.3
18.0
11.2
21 Eric Chavez
OAK
3B
25.6
18
5.3
25.8
13.4
22 Trot Nixon
BOS
RF
29.2
5.1
20.8
11.9
23 Bartolo Colon
CHA
SP
30.1
5.0
17.3
10.1
24 Jamie Moyer
SEA
SP
40.6
4.9
17.8
11.4
25 Miguel Tejada
OAK
SS
29.1
49
4.9
25.0
10.0
26 Jason Giambi
NYA
1B
32.5
36
4.8
26.7
16.3
27 Mike Cameron
SEA
CF
30.5
4.8
20.3
8.5
28 Melvin Mora
BAL
LF
31.4
4.7
17.5
10.2
29 Vernon Wells
TOR
CF
24.6
84
4.5
26.9
13.0
30 A.J. Pierzynski
MIN
C
26.5
4.5
19.5
7.6
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

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