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Cy Young Award

Are Baseball Writers Discriminating Against Craig Kimbrel?

John A. Tures | Posted 01.10.2015 | Sports
John A. Tures

Once again, baseball writers are about to discriminate against a talented player for merely being the best at his position. If the sport was more about being a meritocracy, we would have a few more votes for Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Craig Kimbrel for the Cy Young Award.

MLB Midseason Awards: See Which Stars Take Home the Baseball's Most Prestigious Awards

Dave Kreissman | Posted 09.01.2014 | Teen
Dave Kreissman

Yes, I know we have of the games left in the 2014 MLB regular season. But still, somebody has to predict who will taking home baseball's biggest awards by season's end (and who'd deserve these awards if the season ended today).

And The Cy Young Awards Go To...

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Max Scherzer did most everything on the mound this season — led the majors in wins, started the All-Star game, helped put his team...

A Well Deserved Championship for the Dominican Republic

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.21.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

It is hard to imagine baseball over the last half century without the contributions of people like Marichal, the Alou brothers, Tony Fernandez, Joaquin Andujar, Jose Reyes, Robinson Cano and so many others.

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Len Berman | Posted 02.16.2013 | New York
Len Berman

The Mets agree on a deal to ship Cy Young winner R.A. Dickey to Toronto. It's contingent on Dickey signing a contract extension with the Blue Jays.

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Len Berman | Posted 01.15.2013 | New York
Len Berman

The Mets' R.A. Dickey wins the National League Cy Young Award. David Price of Tampa Bay is the American League winner.

The Cy Young Race Doesn't Disappoint

Andrew Wild | Posted 12.15.2012 | Teen
Andrew Wild

All fans of baseball, buckle your seat belts because the race to this award is going to be bumpy.

Is MVP Next?

AP | By BEN WALKER | Posted 11.16.2011 | Detroit

NEW YORK -- Justin Verlander was ready to jump into the debate. Shortly after winning the AL Cy Young Award on Tuesday in a unanimous vote, the Detro...

Hail to the King, Baby

Andy McDonald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Andy McDonald

'King' Felix Hernandez should win the American League Cy Young Award. Not because of how well he helped his team, or because of how well his team helped him, but because he's the A.L.'s best pitcher this year.

The 87th Annual Baseball Writers' Dinner: Give Us This Day Our Daily Sandwich

Billy Altman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Billy Altman

The biggest highlight of the offseason's rubber chicken circuit is undoubtedly the annual dinner held by the New York chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America.

Here's a Secret: Baseball is Not Over Yet

Ron Shandler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ron Shandler

Few people know about the Arizona Fall League. It was created to serve as a final proving ground for baseball's top prospects, and it is perhaps Major League Baseball's best kept secret.

Miguel Olivo Signs With Rockies

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — The Colorado Rockies and catcher Miguel Olivo agreed to a $2.5 million, one-year contract Monday that includes a club option for 2011. ...

2009 NL Cy Young: Who Deserved It? (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The votes are in and the AL Cy Young winner has been chosen, but who deserved to win? Take a look at some of the NL's finest pitchers below. ...

Moose Call: The Hard Luck Saga Of Yankees' Pitcher Mike Mussina

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tony Sachs

He may rarely go beyond the high 80s on the speed gun, but Mussina makes hitters look as feeble as if he were blowing 100-MPH fastballs by them.

Roger Clemens Posts Video Denying Steroid Use, Agrees To "60 Minutes" Interview

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Roger Clemens posted a video repeating his denials of steroids use and will interview with "60 Minutes" to answer questions about allegations against ...

C.C. Sabathia Wins American League Cy Young Award

AP | MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

C.C. Sabathia won the AL Cy Young Award on Tuesday, beating out several worthy contenders by a comfortable margin and becoming the first Cleveland pit...