The following are the baseball events of the year 2001 throughout the world.

Years in baseball

2001 in sports

Champions

Major League Baseball

League Eastern Division Champion Central Division Champion Western Division Champion Wild Card Qualifier
American League New York Yankees Cleveland Indians Seattle Mariners Oakland Athletics
National League Atlanta Braves Houston Astros Arizona Diamondbacks St. Louis Cardinals
  Division Series
TV: ESPN/ABC Family/FOX
League Championship Series
TV: FOX
World Series
TV: FOX
                           
  1 Seattle Mariners 3  
3 Cleveland Indians 0  
  1 Seattle Mariners 1  
American League
  2 New York Yankees 4  
2 New York Yankees 3
  4 Oakland Athletics 2  
    AL New York Yankees 3
  NL Arizona Diamondbacks 4
  1 Houston Astros 0  
3 Atlanta Braves 3  
  3 Atlanta Braves 1
National League
  2 Arizona Diamondbacks 4  
2 Arizona Diamondbacks 3
  4 St. Louis Cardinals 2  

Click on any series score to link to that series' page.
Higher seed has home field advantage during Division Series and League Championship Series.
The National League Champion has home field advantage during the World Series as a result of the pre-2003 "alternating years" rule.
American League is seeded 1-3/2-4 as a result of the AL regular season champion (Seattle Mariners) and the AL wild card (Oakland Athletics) coming from the same division.
National League is seeded 1-3/2-4 as a result of the NL regular season champion (Houston Astros) and the NL wild card (St. Louis Cardinals) coming from the same division.

Other champions

Awards and honors

MLB statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Ichiro Suzuki SEA .350 Larry Walker COL .350
HR Alex Rodriguez TEX 52 Barry Bonds1 SFG 73
RBI Bret Boone SEA 141 Sammy Sosa CHC 160
Wins Mark Mulder OAK 21 Matt Morris STL
Curt Schilling ARI
22
ERA Freddy García SEA 3.05 Randy Johnson ARI 2.49
Ks Hideo Nomo BOS 220 Randy Johnson ARI 372

1Major League single season home run record

Major league baseball final standings

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Sources

  1. ^ "Top 100 Greatest Cleveland Indians Players". Cleveland State University Library. Retrieved 2007-11-29.
  2. ^ "Retrosheet Boxscore: Boston Red Sox 10, Texas Rangers 7". www.retrosheet.org.
  3. ^ "Retrosheet Boxscore: Colorado Rockies 10, New York Mets 0". www.retrosheet.org.
  4. ^ First Major League Regular to Enter Military Service in World War II. Baseball in Wartime. Retrieved on November 16, 2019.