TheBaseballPage.com

When occured: 
Wed, 1961-11-22

On November 22, 1961, Frank Robinson of the Cincinnati Reds is a near-unanimous selection as MVP. Robinson, who receives 219 out of a possible 224 points, becomes the first Red to win the MVP in 21 years.

 

More From Around the Web

Sponsored Links

This day in baseball history

July 05

  • 2002

    On July 5, 2002, Hall of Famer Ted Williams, the last major ...

  • 1991

    On July 5, 1991, National League owners unanimously approve ...

  • 1989

    On July 5, 1989, Barry Bonds of the Pittsburgh Pirates hits ...

More Baseball History

Player Profile

Jim Essian

C, Oakland Athletics

Read Bio
Hall of Fame

Red Schoendienst

2B, St. Louis Cardinals

Read Bio
Season Profile

Cleveland Indians 19

The 1948 Cleveland I

Read Bio
Historical Figure

Henry Chadwick

Henry Chadwick

Read Bio
Manager Profile

Jim Essian

Oakland Athletics

Read Bio
Ballpark Profile

Progressive

Progressive Field was ranked

Read Bio
Tagged:
Cincinnati Reds, Frank Robinson, MVP

Comments

Login or register to post comments

Stay Connected

Share |

Today's Poll

Will Red Sox Repeat in 2014: