AL MVP vote point totals

November 16th, 2018

Below are point totals for the balloting, as voted on by members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Ballots were submitted from two writers in every American League city before the start of the postseason.

The system rewards 14 points for first place, nine for second place, eight for third place, and so on, through one point for 10th place.

1. , Red Sox: 410 points (28 first-place votes)

2. , Angels: 265 (1 first-place vote)

3. , Indians: 208

4. J.D. Martinez, Red Sox: 198 (1 first-place vote)

5. , Astros: 192

6. , Indians: 169

7. , A's: 141

8. , A's: 41

9. , Rays: 38

10. , Astros: 26

11. Mitch Haniger, Mariners: 16

12. , Yankees: 10

t-13. , Red Sox: 9

t-13. , Astros: 9

t-15. , A's: 7

t-15. , Angels: 7

17. Whit Merrifield, Royals: 6

18. , Mariners: 5

19. , Yankees: 4

t-20. Didi Gregorius, Yankees: 3

t-20. , Athletics: 3

t-22. , Indians: 1

t-22. , Yankees: 1

t-22. Chris Sale, Red Sox: 1