The 1960 American League's Most Valuable Player was Phil Rizzuto, shortstop for the New York Yankees. Correction, Rizzuto was the MVP in 1950. The AL MVP in 1960 was Roger Maris, right fielder for the Yankees.
Rollie Fingers won the 1981 American League MVP Award.
Juan Gonzalez won the 1998 American League MVP Award.
Major League Baseball All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award was created in 1962.
Juan Gonzalez of the Texas Rangers.
Alex Rodriguez with the Texas Rangers, .298/.396/.600, 47 homeruns, 118 RBI.
1998 NL MVP - Sammy Sosa 1998 AL MVP - Juan Gonzales
Each league produces a Most Valuable Player. The 2010 National League MVP was Joey Votto of the Cincinnati Reds. The 2010 American League MVP was Josh Hamilton of the Texas Rangers.
Cal Ripken Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles.Ripken won the American League Rookie of the Year award in 1982 and the American League Most Valuable Player award in 1983.
Roger Maris is most noted for being a Major League Baseball player. He was a right fielder. He was known for being an American League Most Valuable Player, All Star and a Gold Glove winner.