Willie Mays won the NL batting title once, that being in 1954 when he hit .345.
The 2005 National League batting championship was won by Derrek Lee of the Chicago Cubs, who posted a .335batting average.
1985 NL MVPThe 1985 National League MVP was Willie McGee
Hall of Famer Willie Keeler led the National League in batting in 1897 at .424 and did not hit a home run. Hall of Famer Rod Carew led the American League in batting in 1972 at .318 and did not hit a home run.
Willie Keeler won the National League batting title in 1897 at .424 without hitting a home run. Rod Carew won the American League batting title in 1972 at .318 without hitting a home run.
Willie Mays, outfielder for the New York Giants was Rookie of the year in 1951.
1979 NL MVPsThe 1979 National League MVP was won by two players. Keith Hernandez, and Willie Stargell.
Harmon Killebrew (American League) 49 Willie Mays (National League) 47
National League- Willie McCovey 45 American League- Harmon Killebrew 49
MLB National League MVP Willie McGee is 59 years old (birthdate: November 2, 1958).
Hall of Famer Willie McCovey with 18.