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The AL MVP Debate: Inventing Ways for Mike Trout to Win

This past Sunday, Yahoo! Sports “expert”, Jeff Passan, published a piece about Angels OF Mike Trout and how he has come to embody a new meaning of “value” when it comes to voting for the AL MVP. The argument made is that Trout gives you more bang for your buck than any other player in […]

Positives and Negatives: Patriots-Texans Week 14

On Monday night, the Patriots showcased just how dominant they can be when their team is running on all cylinders. The offense jumped the team out to a fast start and the defense played strong enough to keep them there by the end of the first quarter. If this team can move forward with this […]

Verlander’s MVP Season Compares to Pedro in 1999

The news earlier this week that Justin Verlander had won the Most Valuable Player created a bit an uproar throughout the world of baseball, after all there had been a relative understanding that pitchers had their own award with the Cy Young, whereas MVP belonged to everyday position players. An examination of the participating of […]

Most Valuable Position Player: Verlander, Beckett, and the Demise of Morality in Sports

With the Red Sox facing impending doom, we might as well look forward to the end of season awards. The most interesting award this year, is by far the American League Most Valuable Player (sorry National League, but I just don’t really care). There are two elements that make this year’s MVP so intriguing.  The […]

J.D. Drew Wins All-Star Game MVP

Coming in the 6th inning, J.D. Drew proved most valuable to his team working the bases and playing well in RF as well. Drew became the fourth Red Sox player to ever win the All-Star Game MVP award, joining Pedro Martinez (1999), Roger Clemens (1986), and Carl Yastrzemski (1970). It was also nice that he […]

Brady Wins MVP

Surprising almost nobody, Patriots QB Tom Brady has been voted the Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player for the 2007 season. Brady had a phenomenal statistical season with more than 4,800 yards and an NFL record 50 touchdown passes while leading an offense which set multiple NFL records. He also led the Patriots to the […]

Mike Lowell Wins World Series MVP

Mike Lowell had 6 hits, hit .400, had 4 rbi and scored 6 runs during the World Championship. Overall Mike Lowell has had a very impressive postseason. I still would have liked to see Jacoby get the award haha but the Red Sox just won the World Series. Immediately after receiving the award he was […]