Trivia: The World Series MVP Award is named for what Hall of Famer?
Correct Answer: Willie Mays
So why is this answer correct? : The Willie Mays Most Valuable Player Award is named for one of the all-time greats of the game. A Hall of Fame center fielder, Mays played in four World Series during his 22-year MLB career with the New York/San Francisco Giants and the New York Mets. In 2015, Mays was honored as one of baseball’s “Greatest Living Players” with Hank Aaron, Johnny Bench, and Sandy Koufax. Later that year, he received a Presidential Medal of Freedom from then-President Barack Obama.