MLB Comeback Player of the Year Award Winners

The Comeback Player Awards recognize players who have overcome injury or adversity to play at a high level.

Table
Batting Stats Pitching Stats
Year Lg Name Tm WAR BA OBP SLG HR RBI SB W L SV ERA IP SO
2019ALCarlos CarrascoCLE0.16715.2980.096
2019NLJosh DonaldsonATL5.3.259.379.52137944
2018ALDavid PriceBOS4.216703.58176.0177
2018NLJonny VentersATL0.14123.5420.116
2017ALMike MoustakasKCR1.6.272.314.52138850
2017NLGreg HollandCOL1.536413.6157.170
2016ALRick PorcelloBOS4.7.200.200.20000022403.15223.0189
2016NLAnthony RendonWSN4.5.270.348.450208512
2015ALPrince FielderTEX2.0.305.378.46323980
2015NLMatt HarveyNYM4.7.108.108.18517013802.71189.1188
2014ALChris YoungSEA1.8.000.000.00000012903.65165.0108
2014NLCasey McGeheeMIA0.9.287.355.3574764
2013ALMariano RiveraNYY2.462442.1164.054
2013NLFrancisco LirianoPIT2.9.064.137.06401016803.02161.0163
2012ALFernando RodneyTBR3.722480.6074.276
2012NLBuster PoseySFG7.6.336.408.549241031
2011ALJacoby EllsburyBOS8.3.321.376.5523210539
2011NLLance BerkmanSTL3.8.301.412.54731942
2010ALFrancisco LirianoMIN4.2.000.000.000000141003.62191.2201
2010NLTim HudsonATL6.0.195.195.24704017902.83228.2139
2009ALAaron HillTOR5.8.286.330.499361086
2009NLChris CarpenterSTL6.8.175.212.27017017402.24192.2144
2008ALCliff LeeCLE6.7.000.000.00000022302.54223.1170
2008NLBrad LidgePHI2.420411.9569.192
2007ALCarlos PenaTBD7.2.282.411.627461211
2007NLDmitri YoungWSN0.3.320.378.49113740
2006ALJim ThomeCHW4.9.288.416.598421090
2006NLNomar GarciaparraLAD2.5.303.367.50520933
2005ALJason GiambiNYY4.6.271.440.53532870
2005NLKen Griffey Jr.CIN3.7.301.369.57635920