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|2007 in baseball|
|2007 American League|
|Cuban National League|
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 Season summary
- An asterisk (*) indicates the team won its league's wild card, Bold indicates league champion, Italics indicates World Series champion
|Rank||Team||G||W||L||T||WPCT||GB||RS (RS/G)||RA (RA/G)||AVG||OBP||SLG||ERA||FPCT|
|1||Cleveland Indians||162||96||66||0||.593||-.-||811 (5.01)||704 (4.35)||0.268||0.343||0.428||4.05||0.985|
|2||Detroit Tigers||162||88||74||0||.543||8.0||887 (5.48)||797 (4.92)||0.287||0.345||0.458||4.57||0.984|
|3||Minnesota Twins||162||79||83||0||.488||17.0||718 (4.43)||725 (4.48)||0.264||0.330||0.391||4.15||0.984|
|4||Chicago White Sox||162||72||90||0||.444||24.0||693 (4.28)||839 (5.18)||0.246||0.318||0.404||4.77||0.982|
|5||Kansas City Royals||162||69||93||0||.426||27.0||706 (3.86)||778 (4.80)||0.261||0.322||0.388||4.48||0.982|
|1||Boston Red Sox||162||96||66||0||.593||-.-||867 (5.35)||657 (4.06)||0.279||0.362||0.444||3.87||0.986|
|2||New York Yankees*||162||94||68||0||.580||2.0||968 (5.98)||777 (4.80)||0.290||0.366||0.463||4.49||0.985|
|3||Toronto Blue Jays||162||83||79||0||.512||13.0||753 (4.65)||699 (4.31)||0.259||0.327||0.419||4.00||0.984|
|4||Baltimore Orioles||162||69||93||0||.426||27.0||756 (4.67)||868 (5.36)||0.272||0.333||0.412||5.17||0.987|
|5||Tampa Bay Devil Rays||162||66||96||0||.407||30.0||782 (4.83)||944 (5.83)||0.268||0.336||0.433||5.53||0.980|
|1||Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim||162||94||68||0||.580||-.-||822 (5.07)||731 (4.51)||0.284||0.345||0.417||4.23||0.983|
|2||Seattle Mariners||162||88||74||0||.543||6.0||794 (4.90)||813 (5.02)||0.287||0.337||0.425||4.73||0.985|
|3||Oakland Athletics||162||76||86||0||.469||18.0||741 (4.57)||758 (4.68)||0.256||0.338||0.407||4.28||0.985|
|4||Texas Rangers||162||75||87||0||.463||19.0||816 (5.04)||844 (5.21)||0.263||0.328||0.426||4.75||0.980|
 League leaders
- Bold indicates league record, Italics indicate all-time record
 All-Star Game
The 2007 American League playoffs featured the champions of the league's three divisions along with a wild card team. The teams competed in a best-of-five Division Series, followed by a best-of-seven League Championship Series. The winner of the League Championship Series represented the league in the World Series.
|Division Series||Championship Series|
|East.||Boston Red Sox||3|
|West.||Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim||0|
|East.||Boston Red Sox||4|
|WC||New York Yankees||1|
 Award winners
The winner of the league's Most Valuable Player Award, given its Most Valuable Player, was Alex Rodriguez, a third baseman with the New York Yankees. In the award's voting, he had 382 out of a possible 392 points and 26 first-place votes.
The winner of the league's Rookie of the Year Award, given its best rookie player, was Dustin Pedroia, a second baseman with the Boston Red Sox. In the award's voting, he had 132 out of a possible 140 points and 24 first place votes.
 Gold Gloves
The following players won the Gold Glove Award, given to the league's best fielders as voted upon by its managers and coaches, at their respective position.
 Silver Sluggers
The following players won the Silver Slugger Award, given to the league's best hitters as voted upon by its managers and coaches, at their respective position.
 Monthly Awards
- Player of the Month Award
- Pitcher of the Month Award
- Rookie of the Month Award
 Hall of Fame Game
The sixty-first annual Hall of Fame Game was played on May 21st at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, NY near the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The Baltimore Orioles defeated the Toronto Blue Jays, 13-7. It was the last time the game was played to its completion.
 Notable events