Found October 05, 2012 on Mike Silva's Sports Media Watchdog:
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Rk Player WAR/pos Age Tm G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB BA OBP SLG OPS 1 Mike Trout 10.7 20 LAA 139 559 129 182 27 8 30 83 67 139 49 .326 .399 .564 .963 3 Miguel Cabrera 6.9 29 DET 161 622 109 205 40 0 44 139 66 98 4 .330 .393 .606 .999 Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Play Index Tool UsedGenerated 10/5/2012. Everyone is caught up in the debate of whether Mike Trout or Miguel Cabrera should be the American League MVP. On one side you have a 20-year old rookie centerfield that has five-tools. On the other, you have a pure hitter that just won the first Triple Crown in 45 years. Although it makes for interesting copy and talk radio debate, the real discussion should be about MLB changing the MVP award as we know it. More change to America’s pastime? Yes, in addition to a second Wild Card, Bud Selig should consider adding an award that is the position player equivalent to the Cy Young. The MVP should be a combination of numbers and intangibles voted on by the BBWAA. ...
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