• Kershaw, Scherzer easily win Cy Young Awards
    The Associated Press | November 14,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    NEW YORK — Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Max Scherzer of the Detroit Tigers have won baseball’s Cy Young Awards.

    Kershaw won the prize as the National League’s best pitcher for the second time in three seasons after leading the majors with a 1.83 ERA.

    The 25-year-old lefty with a big-breaking curve drew 29 of 30 first-place votes from members of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America in results released Wednesday. Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals was picked first on one ballot.

    Kershaw went 16-9 and topped the NL with 232 strikeouts. He won the NL Cy Young in 2011 and finished second last year.

    Scherzer won the AL honor after leading the majors in wins while going 21-3. He received 28 of 30 first-place votes.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN Wire Sports
    NEW YORK — The New York Jets — and their anxious fans — can exhale. Full Story
    Jets rookie Leonard Williams has muscle strain in knee
    CLEVELAND — Duke Johnson’s concussion has aggravated the Browns’ headache at running back. Full Story
    BEIJING — For the world’s best sprinters, passing the baton in the 4x400 relay is about as easy... Full Story
    US bobbles a relay, starts thinking about Rio
    More Articles