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* Becomes first player to win league Rookie of the Year and MVP awards in back-to-back seasons.

* Is one of only three major- leaguers to play in 162 games this year, but the only player to play every inning.

* Tops major-league shortstops in assists (534) and leads American League in total chances (831) and double plays (113).

* Becomes first Oriole to play every inning of every game.

* Appears in American League's first All-Star victory since 1971.

* Shares Most Valuable Oriole award with Eddie Murray. It is only the third time the award voting is tied.

* His .318 batting average ranks at time as third highest in Orioles history.

* Never goes more than two straight games without a hit.

* Reaches base in 143 of 162 games.

* His 16-game hitting streak is the longest this season by an Oriole.

* Establishes team records for hits (211) and doubles (47) in a season.

* Sets a major-league record for most at-bats in a season without stealing a base (663).

* Receives American League Player of the Month award for September, when he hits .393 (53-for-135) with six homers and 19 RBIs in 31 games.

* Bats .313 (51-for-163) with runners in scoring position.

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