Led the league in hits and won MVP

Gilbert D. Martinez                        SABR — Rogers Hornsby Chapter

Nov. 19, 2008

 

MVP winners who also led their league in hits in the modern era (since 1931)

(Note: indented lines indicate players who met the criteria, but did not achieve at least 200 hits)

 

Dustin Pedroia, BOS (2008) 213 hits – tied with Suzuki

Ichiro Suzuki, SEA (2001) 242 hits

            Terry Pendleton, ATL (1991) 187 hits

Willie McGee, STL (1985) 216 hits

Cal Ripken, BAL (1983) 211 hits

Robin Yount, MIL (1982) 210 hits

Jim Rice, BOS (1978) 213 hits

Rod Carew, MIN (1977) 239 hits

Pete Rose, CIN (1973) 230 hits

Joe Torre, STL (1971) 230 hits

Carl Yastrzemski, BOS (1967) 189 hits

Stan Musial, STL (1948) 230 hits

Stan Musial, STL (1946) 228 hits

Stan Musial, STL (1943) 220 hits

            Frank McCormick, CIN (1940) 191 hits – tied with Stan Hack, CHC

Joe Medwick, STL (1937) 237 hits

Chuck Klein, PHI (1932) 226 hits

 

 

 

 

 

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