The following are the baseball events of the year 2002 throughout the world.

Years in baseball

2002 in sports

Champions

Major League Baseball

League Eastern Division Champion Central Division Champion Western Division Champion Wild Card Qualifier
American League New York Yankees Minnesota Twins Oakland Athletics Anaheim Angels
National League Atlanta Braves St. Louis Cardinals Arizona Diamondbacks San Francisco Giants
  Division Series
TV: ESPN/ABC Family/FOX
League Championship Series
TV: FOX
World Series
TV: FOX
                           
  1 New York Yankees 1  
4 Anaheim Angels 3  
  4 Anaheim Angels 4  
American League
  3 Minnesota Twins 1  
2 Oakland Athletics 2
  3 Minnesota Twins 3  
    AL4 Anaheim Angels 4
  NL4 San Francisco Giants 3
  1 Atlanta Braves 2  
4 San Francisco Giants 3  
  4 San Francisco Giants 4
National League
  3 St. Louis Cardinals 1  
2 Arizona Diamondbacks 0
  3 St. Louis Cardinals 3  

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 American League Champion has home field advantage during World Series as a result of the pre-2003 "alternating years" rule.

Other champions

Awards and honors

MLB statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Manny Ramírez BOS .349 Barry Bonds SFG .370
HR Alex Rodriguez TEX 57 Sammy Sosa CHC 49
RBI Alex Rodriguez TEX 142 Lance Berkman HOU 128
Wins Barry Zito OAK 23 Randy Johnson ARI 24
ERA Pedro Martínez BOS 2.26 Randy Johnson ARI 2.32
Ks Pedro Martínez BOS 239 Randy Johnson ARI 334

Major league baseball final standings

Events

January

February

March

April

May

Shawn Green

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Books

Movies

Births

January

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April

May

June

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

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