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1988 MLB Season Review
1988 AL Season Review
1988 NL Season Review
League Champions: Los Angeles Dodgers (89-73)
defeated Oakland Athletics (98-64) in 4 games
World Series MVP: Orel Hershiser, LAD
2-0 2.08 ERA 16 SO 9 BB in 13.0 IP
Pennant: Oakland Athletics (98-64)
defeated Kansas City Royals (93-69) in 6 games
Pennant: Los Angeles Dodgers (89-73)
defeated St. Louis Cardinals (86-76) in 4 games
ALCS MVP: Jose Canseco, OAK
.333 AVG 3 HR 5 RBI 5 R
NLCS MVP: Fernando Valenzuela, LAD
2-0 1.65 ERA 20 SO 3 BB in 16.3 IP
Most Valuable Player: Kirby Puckett, SEA
.344 AVG 23 HR 104 RBI 6.9 WAR
Most Valuable Player: Dwight Gooden, NYM
23-5 2.08 ERA 256 SO 7.8 WAR
Cy Young Award: Bob Welch, OAK
25-3 2.98 ERA 189 SO 4.5 WAR
Cy Young Award: Dwight Gooden, NYM
23-5 2.08 ERA 256 SO 7.8 WAR
Rookie of the Year: Ellis Burks, BOS
.288 AVG 23 HR 70 RBI 2.3 WAR
Rookie of the Year: David Justice, ATL
.333 AVG 25 HR 99 RBI 5.1 WAR
Rolaids Reliever: Mike Schooler, SEA
1-4 1.81 ERA 94 SO 2.7 WAR
Rolaids Reliever: Norm Charlton, CHC
7-6 2.95 ERA 96 SO 1.8 WAR
Branch Rickey Award: John Finnegan, OAK
98-64, 1st in AL Western
Branch Rickey Award: Kevin Fink,
0-0, in AL
All-Star Game MVP: Andres Galarraga, MON
.667 AVG (2-for-3) 1 HR 2 RBI 1 R
Minor League BOY: Moises Alou, SD
.374 AVG 27 HR 119 RBI 7.5 WAR
Minor League POY: Kenny Rogers, TEX
13-6 2.83 ERA 199 SO 3.9 WAR
Most Improved Player: Ozzie Guillen, LAD
.345 AVG 0 HR 57 RBI 96 R
Amateur Draft: Mariano Rivera
Drafted 1st overall by the San Diego Padres
1988 MLB Team Statistics
1988 AL Team Statistics
1988 NL Team Statistics