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Thu, 1941-11-27

Joe DiMaggio is named American League Most Valuable Player. His 56-game hitting streak edges out Ted Williams and his .406 batting average for the award (291 points for DiMaggio and 254 for Williams).

 

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AL MVP 1941, Boston Red Sox, Joe DiMaggio, New York Yankees, Ted Williams

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