1946 Major League Baseball season
|1946 MLB season|
|League||Major League Baseball|
|Duration||April 16 – October 15, 1946|
|Season champions||AL: Boston Red Sox|
NL: St. Louis Cardinals
|Season MVP||AL: Ted Williams (BOS)|
NL: Stan Musial (STL)
|Champions||St. Louis Cardinals|
|Runners-up||Boston Red Sox|
- May 18 – The Chicago Cubs become the first team in Major League history to score six runs in the first and ninth innings of a game, when defeating the New York Giants 19–3.
- June 9 – Mel Ott of the New York Giants is the first manager to be ejected from both games of a doubleheader, when the Giants lose both games to the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Awards and honorsEdit
- Baseball Hall of Fame
- MLB Most Valuable Player Award
- Cy Young Award
- The Sporting News Player of the Year Award
- The Sporting News Pitcher of the Year Award
- The Sporting News Manager of the Year Award
American League final standingsEdit
National League final standingsEdit
National League playoff seriesEdit
- Weintraub, Robert (2013) The Victory Season: The End of World War II and the Birth of Baseball's Golden Age. New York: Little, Brown & Company. ISBN 978-0-316-20591-7.
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