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
Roy Halladay, a two-time Cy Young Award winner who pitched a perfect game and a playoff no-hitter, died Tuesday when his private plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico, the AP reports. He was 40. Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco said during a news conference that Halladay's ICON A5 went...
Former MLB pitcher Roy Halladay has passed away at the age of 40 after a plane crash off the coast of Florida. The athlete, who won two Cy Young Awards during his highly-successful 15-year baseball career, reignited his passion for airplanes after entering retirement four years ago. Related: Brad Bufanda's Family Received Letters Following His Suicide In fact, [...]
Roy Halladay, a former Major League Baseball All-Star, Cy Young Award winner and likely future Hall of Famer, was killed on Tuesday in a plane crash. He was 40 years old. A two-time Cy Young Award recipient, Halladay was the only passenger in a plane that crashed into the Gulf of Mexico, going down near St. Show More Summary
Former MLB all-star Roy Halladay died Tuesday after a single-engine plane he was flying crashed off the coast of West Central Florida. Halladay, a two-time Cy Young Award winner, was 40. “We are deeply saddened by the loss of this amazing and generous individual,” the Pasco County, Fla., sheriff’s office posted to Twitter during a […]
The Baseball Writers' Association of America announced the top three vote-getters for the MVP, Cy Young and rookie of the year awards on Monday.
The top three finalists for each league's MVP, Cy Young and more were revealed on Monday
A year after having a finalist for all four major awards, Washington has two finalists for just one of them.