The Dodgers will send a scout to watch two-time National League Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum on Thursday. Lincecum, the 33-year-old former Giant, will pitch in a showcase in Seattle. The Dodgers will not be alone at the event, as the majority of the industry — if not the entirety — is expected...
A former Major League pitcher has been arrested and faces a number of felony drug charges, according to authorities in San Diego County. Esteban Loaiza was arrested Friday as part of what’s described as an ongoing narcotics investigation. In a...
Scherzer is the sixth pitcher in history to win the award in consecutive seasons and one of six to win it in both leagues.
Looking back at the day the Nationals got their first Cy Young Award winner, and how things have gone since.
Fresh off his third Cy Young Award, pitcher Max Scherzer already has something new to celebrate. The Washington Nationals ace has sold his penthouse condominium in Scottsdale, Ariz., for $1.7 million after relisting the contemporary pad in September. The corner unit sits atop the Optima Camelview...
Tim Lincecum had one of the most unusual baseball careers in recent memory. After a decent rookie season in 2007 at the age of 23, he completely dominated over the next two seasons, winning back-to-back Cy Young Awards while racking up 15.4 wins above replacement. Having fully established himself as the best pitcher in baseball, […]
The reigning Cy Young Award winner is healthy after an injury-riddled season.
Pitching is the biggest hole that the Chicago Cubs have to fill this MLB offseason. With one-time Cy Young award winner Jake Arrieta looking to cash in on MLB free agency, the Chicago Cubs are pondering putting their names in the hat of the Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes. Chances are good that Jake Arrieta could leave the Cubs via MLB free agency. Show More Summary
Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals has coasted to his third Cy Young Award and second straight in the National League.
Washington's Scherzer has now won award three times, while Cleveland’s Kluber has two.
Nov 15 (Reuters) - Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer won his second consecutive Cy Young Award as the National League's top pitcher on Wednesday while Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians took home American League honors. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
In claiming his second NL Cy Young in a row, Nationals' Max Scherzer became the 10th pitcher ever to collect at least three such recognitions.
This is the second straight Cy Young for Scherzer, and his third overall
It’s hard to argue with either of these outcomes. Out of a pool of six strong candidates, the 2017 Cy Young Award winners are Corey Kluber and Max Scherzer. The finalists on the NL side of things were the Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw, and the Nationals’ top duo of Max Scherzer and Stephen Strasburg. Show More Summary
This is the second career Cy Young for Kluber
Max Scherzer beat Clayton Kershaw for the National League Cy Young award on Wednesday, with Corey Kluber winning the American League award. Scherzer and Kluber also won the respective awards last year. No pitcher had won a Cy Young in consecutive years since Kershaw. Scherzer got 27 of the 30 first-place...
Only nine other pitchers have won three or more Cy Young Awards.
Kluber, who also won the award in 2014, led the majors with a career-best 2.25 ERA, and his 18-4 record tied him for the most wins in baseball.
Roy Halladay, a two-time Cy Young Award winner who in 2010 became only the second pitcher ever to throw a no-hitter in a Major League Baseball postseason game, died in a crash of his private plane on Tuesday, according to a report by WTSP TV News in Tampa, Florida. Show More Summary