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1942 National 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

Mort Cooper
STL 22-7, 1.78, 152 SO
Batting Champion
  (highest BA as recognized at time) (List of Winners)
Ernie Lombardi
BSN 105 G .330/.403/.482
ERA Pitching Champion
  (lowest ERA as recognized at time) (List of Winners)
Mort Cooper
STL 22-7, 1.78, 152 SO

League All-Stars

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

P. Mort Cooper (STL)
C. Walker Cooper (STL)
1B. Johnny Mize (NYG)
2B. Jimmy Brown (STL)
3B. Arky Vaughan (BRO)
SS. Eddie Miller (BSN)
LF. Joe Medwick (BRO)
CF. Pete Reiser (BRO)
RF. Mel Ott (NYG)

Paul Derringer (CIN)
Bob Elliott* (PIT)
Billy Herman* (BRO)
Carl Hubbell (NYG)
Danny Litwhiler* (PHI)
Ernie Lombardi* (BSN)
Willard Marshall* (NYG)
Frank McCormick* (CIN)
Cliff Melton (NYG)
Terry Moore* (STL)
Mickey Owen* (BRO)
Claude Passeau* (CHC)
Pee Wee Reese* (BRO)
Enos Slaughter* (STL)
Ray Starr (CIN)
Johnny Vander Meer* (CIN)
Bucky Walters* (CIN)
Whit Wyatt (BRO)

NL 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