Found November 19, 2012 on Sports Blog Net:
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I'm happy to say Miguel Cabrera won the MVP. If trout did it would of been the second year in a row i had a major issue. Last season it was Verlander winning that really bothered me. After all he played in 1/5 of his team's games, so how could he be their MVP, let alone the leagues. This year Miguel Cabrera won the Triple Crown, it was the first time someone claimed the triple crown since 1967. No disrespect to Mike Trout any other year he probably would of won it, but not when the other running mate, won a triple crown and led his team to the world series. That being said many argued the "WAR wins above replacement should be looked at as a major qualification to win the MVP. Some instances yes I'd buy that, but this year, no way. Yes its all good and dandy that Trout has one of the  top five "WAR" of all time with 10.7, but who cares about the 10 extra wins that he gave the Angels. With or without those ten wins the angels failed to make the playoffs. On the other hand Cabrera's "WAR" was just above six. Those six wins actually meant something because they made the playoffs and to the world series. With this whole "WAR" argument, that would mean Tim Tebow should of won the MVP last season in the NFL. He won six straight games and brought his team to the playoffs, and won a playoff game. Obviously he didn't win and didn't deserve to win, but due to "WAR" he should have. This is my theory to prove that the "WAR" is a bunch of bologna.
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