On September 14, 1924 — 1924 – Hours after beating the Tigers in Detroit, Walter Johnson receives word he’s been elected American League MVP with 55 points. White Sox 2B Eddie Collins is a distant 2nd. He was runner-up to Babe Ruth last year.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference September 14
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Retro Sheet
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