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1936 American League Awards, All-Stars and Other Leaders

League Awards

Batting stats are G BA/OBP/SLG Pitching stats are W-L ERA, SO.

Award-Winners Complete Voting Results

Most Valuable Player Award

Lou Gehrig
NYY 155 G .354/.478/.696
Batting Champion
  (highest BA as recognized at time) (List of Winners)
Luke Appling
CHW 138 G .388/.474/.508
ERA Pitching Champion
  (lowest ERA as recognized at time) (List of Winners)
Lefty Grove
BOS 17-12 (2 SV), 2.81, 130 SO

League All-Stars

All Star Directory · (* - indicates they played)
Box Score and Play-by-Play

P. Lefty Grove (BOS)
C. Rick Ferrell (BOS)
1B. Lou Gehrig (NYY)
2B. Charlie Gehringer (DET)
3B. Pinky Higgins (PHA)
SS. Luke Appling (CHW)
LF. Rip Radcliff (CHW)
CF. Earl Averill (CLE)
RF. Joe DiMaggio (NYY)

Tommy Bridges (DET)
Ben Chapman* (WSH)
Frankie Crosetti* (NYY)
Bill Dickey* (NYY)
Jimmie Foxx* (BOS)
Lefty Gomez (NYY)
Goose Goslin* (DET)
Mel Harder* (CLE)
Rollie Hemsley (SLB)
Vern Kennedy (CHW)
Monte Pearson (NYY)
Schoolboy Rowe* (DET)
George Selkirk* (NYY)

AL Other Leaders

Glossary · Hold mouse over statistic name to see description

For batting rate stats, generally a minimum of 3.1 Plate Appearances/G, 1.0 IP/G, 0.67 Gm and Chances/Team Game (fielding), 0.2 SB att/Team Game (catchers), and 0.1 SB att/Team Game (baserunners only since 1951), and 0.1 decision/G for single-season leaderboards generally needed for rate statistics. For pitcher fielding the minimums are reduced by a third. For LF, CF, RF fielding stats, we only have reliable data since 1954, so all leaders are since 1954. Explanation of min. requirements