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THIS WEEK'S QUESTION
Who was the last player to win the American League Most Valuable Player Award in consecutive seasons?
LAST WEEK'S QUESTION
Who was the last switch-hitter to win the American League's Most Valuable Player Award?
LAST WEEK'S ANSWER
Oakland A's pitcher Vida Blue in 1971, when he hit .118 lefthanded and .118 righthanded. (Hard to do!)
His switch-hitting numbers for that season and his career.:
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