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How many Cy Young awards did Cy Young win?

How many Cy Young awards did Cy Young win?

511 games
Cy Young left a legacy as a pitcher that is unlikely to ever be matched. The right-hander won 511 games during his tenure in baseball, almost 100 more than any other pitcher in history. He recorded 30 victories on five occasions and won 20-or-more games 16 times.

Who has won most Cy Young Awards?

Who Has Won the Most Cy Young Awards? Roger Clemens won seven Cy Young Awards during his career, the most of any player in history.

How many games did Tom Glavine win?

Tom Glavine
Win–loss record 305–203
Earned run average 3.54
Strikeouts 2,607

Who has won 3 Cy Youngs in a row?

Steve Carlton in 1982 became the first pitcher to win more than three Cy Young Awards, while Greg Maddux in 1994 became the first to win at least three in a row (and received a fourth straight the following year), a feat later repeated by Randy Johnson.

How did the Cy Young Award get its name?

Named for the winningest pitcher in baseball history, the Cy Young Award is voted upon by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America prior to the beginning of the postseason. From 1956 to 1966, the award was given to one pitcher, but has been given to one pitcher per league since 1967. The vote totals are based on a weighted points system.

Who was the NL Cy Young winner in 1973?

Ron Bryant of the Giants led the National League with 24 victories in 1973 and finished third in the NL Cy Young Award voting that year behind Tom Seaver and Mike Marshall. (National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum)

When did Tom Seaver win the Cy Young Award?

On Oct. 31, 1973, Seaver – the New York Mets ace – became the first pitcher in history to win the Cy Young Award without having at least 20 victories in that season.

Who are the past National League Cy Young winners?

National League Year Player Team 2016 Max Scherzer Washington 2015 Jake Arrieta Chi Cubs 2014 Clayton Kershaw LA Dodgers 2013 Clayton Kershaw LA Dodgers