Category: Cy Young Award

R.A. Dickey Says His Relationship with Sandy Alderson Didn’t Have Anything to do with Trade from Mets to Blue Jays

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

For the first time this century, a reigning Cy Young Award winner has changed teams. And in the process, R.A. Dickey has been reunited with former New York Mets teammate Jose Reyes in Toronto, where the Blue Jays are suddenly becoming an unexpected favorite in the American League. R.A. Dickey joined ...

In the Least Surprising News This Week, Justin Verlander Won the AL Cy Young

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Speculation hardly ran rampant. The American League Cy Young Award had seemed like a foregone conclusion for weeks, if not months. On Tuesday, the hardware was finally handed out and Detroit Tigers starter Justin Verlander won in a unanimous victory. Verlander led the American League with a 2.40 earned run ...

Adam Wainwright Slams Jack Clark For Calling Team “Quitters”

Friday, October 1st, 2010

Adam Wainwright is 20-11 with a 2.42 ERA, 1.05 WHIP, 3.8 K:BB ratio and .604 OPS allowed in 230 innings pitched. He ranks second in the National League in wins, ERA and OPS allowed and third in K:BB and WHIP. He is completing the best season of his career and ...