The defending National League MVP has been the offensive star for the Cubs once again, leading the team in OPS+ (135) and WAR (3.6) and helping keep Chicago afloat amid a turbulent season. At only 25 years old and set to be a Cub through at least 2022, that puts him just ahead of Anthony Rizzo, who is two years older and will hit free agency after the ’21 season, barring an extension.
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