71°

Topics

Jose Bautista
Troy Tulowitzki, Mike Trout look like your midseason MVPs
Troy Tulowitzki, Mike Trout look like your midseason MVPs

There are many dog days of summer ahead so a lot can change, but here’s a look at the most-valuable-player races from the Major League Baseball season so far. American League: The Angels’ Mike Trout (.310, 22 home runs, 73 RBIs) is, for the third time in his three full seasons, again a front-runner. But the outfielder has plenty of competition. Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista (.292, 17 home runs, 54 RBIs) also combines average with power and was baseball’s top vote getter for the All-Star game with 5.9 million votes. Another candidate is Nelson Cruz of the Baltimore Orioles; he’s second in the AL with 28 home runs and 74 RBIs. National League:...

Loading