Troy Tulowitzki still leading NL MVP race; Nelson Cruz surges in AL

Thursday May 29th, 2014
Yasiel Puig has been red-hot in the month of May and has raised his season line to .344/.442/.623.
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Josh Donaldson's combination of offense and defense at third base make him an MVP contender.
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Off the list: Shin-Soo Choo, Albert Pujols, Max Scherzer

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