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  • See each contender’s odds of winning the 2023 AL and NL MVP awards
  • Aaron Judge (AL) and Juan Soto (NL) have opened as the preseason favorites in the 2023 MLB MVP odds 
  • The graphs below track the changes in the NL MVP odds & AL over the course of the season

This page tracks the odds to win the 2023 AL and NL MVP awards, averaging the odds from online sportsbooks in the United States and Canada. The opening odds favor 2021 American League MVP Shohei Ohtani and 2021 NL-runner up Juan Soto.

Use the anchors below to jump to the American League MVP odds or National League MVP odds.

2023 AL MVP Odds



  • Feb. 23: Shohei Ohtani is a short +200 favorite in the opening AL MVP odds, with 2022-winner Aaron Judge second at +450. 

American League MVP Favorites

Player (Team) Odds
Shohei Ohtani (LAA) +220
Aaron Judge (NYY) +650
Mike Trout (LAA) +800
Julio Rodriguez (SEA) +1000
Yordan Alvarez (HOU) +1200
Vladimir Guerrero Jr (TOR) +1500
Jose Ramirez (CLE) +1500
Kyle Tucker (HOU) +2500
Adley Rutschman (BAL) +3000
Rafael Devers (BOS) +3000
Corey Seager (TEX) +3200
Byron Buxton (MIN) +4000
Wander Franco (TB) +4000
Carlos Correa (MIN) +4000
Alex Bregman (HOU) +5000
Jose Altuve (HOU) +6000
Luis Robert Jr (CHW) +6000
Jose Abreu (HOU) +6000
Bo Bichette (TOR) +8000
Vinnie Pasquantino (KC) +10000
Bobby Witt Jr (KC) +10000
Marcus Semien (TEX) +10000
George Springer (TOR) +10000
Alejandro Kirk (TOR) +10000
Jacob deGrom (TEX) +10000
Gerrit Cole (NYY) +12000
Anthony Rizzo (NYY) +15000

Odds as of Feb. 23 at FanDuel Sportsbook.

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2023 NL MVP Odds

  • Feb. 23: Juan Soto (+540) has opened as the 2023 NL MVP favorite, followed by Mookie Betts (+810) and reigning-winner Paul Goldschmidt (+960).

National League MVP Favorites

Player (Team) Odds
Juan Soto (SD) +550
Mookie Betts (LAD) +850
Paul Goldschmidt (STL) +950
Ronald Acuna Jr (ATL) +1000
Fernando Tatis Jr (SD) +1000
Nolan Arenado (STL) +1000
Manny Machado (SD) +1000
Trea Turner (PHI) +1200
Freddie Freeman (ATL) +1300
Pete Alonso (NYM) +1400
Austin Riley (ATL) +1600
Matt Olson (ATL) +2400
Francisco Lindor (NYM) +2500
Xander Bogaerts (SD) +3000
Kyle Schwarber (PHI) +3600
Michael Harris II (ATL) +4500
Jazz Chisholm Jr (MIA) +7000
Ozzie Albies (ATL) +8000
Bryce Harper (PHI) +8000
Sandy Alcantara (MIA) +8000
Justin Verlander (NYM) +10000
Max Scherzer (NYM) +10000
Christian Yelich (MIL) +10000
JT Realmuto (PHI) +10000
Dansby Swanson (CHC) +10000
Luis Arraez (MIA) +10000
Willy Adames (MIL) +15000
Max Muncy (LAD) +15000

Odds as of Feb. 23 at Caesars Sportsbook.


MLB MVP Winners by Position

AL MVP Winners by Position

Position Number of MVP Winners
Outfield 33
First Base 16
Pitcher 13
Shortstop 9
Catcher 8
Third Base 8
Second Base 5
Designated Hitter 1

NL MVP Winners by Position

Position Number of MVP Winners
Outfield 35
First Base 16
Pitcher 10
Third Base 10
Catcher 8
Shortstop 7
Second Base 6

MLB MVP Winners by Team

AL MVP Winners by Team

Team Number of MVP Winners
New York Yankees 21
Detroit Tigers 11
Oakland A’s 11
Boston Red Sox 11
Texas Rangers 6
Baltimore Orioles 5
Chicago White Sox 5
Minnesota Twins 5
Los Angeles Angels 5
Milwaukee Brewers 3
Cleveland Indians 2
Seattle Mariners 2
Toronto Blue Jays 2
Kansas City Royals 1
Houston Astros 1

NL MVP Winners by Team

Team Number of MVP Winners
St. Louis Cardinals 18
San Francisco Giants 13
Cincinnati Reds 12
Los Angeles Dodgers 11
Chicago Cubs 9
Philadelphia Phillies 8
Atlanta Braves 7
Pittsburgh Pirates 7
Colorado Rockies 1
San Diego Padres 1
Houston Astros 1
Miami Marlins 1
Milwaukee Brewers 2
Washington Nationals 1

Archived MLB MVP Odds: 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018

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