Ryan Braun wins National League MVP

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun was voted National League MVP on Nov. 22, winning by a close but significant margin ahead of Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp.

Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers during Game Four of the National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on October 13, 2011 in St Louis, Missouri. The Milwaukee Brewers defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Ryan Braun
Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers during Game Four of the National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on October 13, 2011 in St Louis, Missouri. The Milwaukee Brewers defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 21: Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers breaks his bat against the Chicago Cubs on September 21, 2011 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Cubs defeated the Brewers 7-1. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)
Milwaukee Brewers v Chicago Cubs
CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 21: Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers breaks his bat against the Chicago Cubs on September 21, 2011 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Cubs defeated the Brewers 7-1. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - OCTOBER 05: Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers warms up before Game Four of the National League Division Series against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on October 5, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Milwaukee Brewers v Arizona Diamondbacks - Game 4
PHOENIX, AZ - OCTOBER 05: Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers warms up before Game Four of the National League Division Series against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on October 5, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
MILWAUKEE, WI - FILE: Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers hits a two-run home run in the bottom of the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game one of the National League Championship Series at Miller Park on October 9, 2011 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers was named the National League Most Valuable Player on November 22, 2011. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
FILE: Ryan Braun Named NL MVP
MILWAUKEE, WI - FILE: Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers hits a two-run home run in the bottom of the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game one of the National League Championship Series at Miller Park on October 9, 2011 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers was named the National League Most Valuable Player on November 22, 2011. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

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