I don’t think [winning the award] would feel the same, but it’s definitely still a goal.” It’s a little more than two months of a six-month season. Please also read our Privacy Notice and Terms of Use, which became effective December 20, 2019. Currently, there are two New York pitchers who are considered to be favorites to win their league’s respective Cy Young. During a normal baseball season, any 60-game stretch would be considered a relatively small sample size when it comes to voting for postseason awards. We’re all living Keller’s 2019 at this point, anyway, so he should get something good out of 2020. The shortened season will be mostly played in August and September with one walk in July. “There is a lot that can happen in any given start, and you normally play 162 games and 200 innings.



Daniel - The best pitcher in baseball, Jacob deGrom.

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Immensely talented. Minter’s three innings of fury would’ve gone down in Braves postseason history as the stuff of legend. Cole led the league in ERA, strikeouts per nine innings, and ERA.

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Get $60 worth of premium members’ picks free. Walker Buehler is typically brought along slowly by the Dodgers, so his early starts could be limited by pitch count or innings.

The Mets now feature a lineup that seems scary. He then finished with a 2.73 ERA at the end of the season. I don’t have a ton of confidence in this with guys like the aforementioned two as well as Strasburg and Buehler being in the hunt as well. My guess is Bellinger, but it’s kind of like the NL Cy Young thing here. Free MLB Picks Thursday 10/1/2020 and Opening Line Report, Free MLB Picks Wednesday 9/30/2020 and Opening Line Report, Free MLB Picks Tuesday 9/29/2020 and Opening Line Report, Free MLB Picks Saturday 9/26/2020 and Opening Line Report, Free MLB Picks Friday 9/25/2020 and Opening Line Report, Free MLB Picks Thursday 9/24/2020 and Opening Line Report, Free MLB Picks Wednesday 9/23/2020 and Opening Line Report, Free MLB Picks Tuesday 9/22/2020 and Opening Line Report, Free MLB Picks Saturday 9/19/2020 and Opening Line Report, Contact Us, Privacy Policy, Terms of Service, Affiliate program, RSS, Writer Bios, Archives. 2020 MLB Cy Young Award Odds and Predictions for AL and NL by Jason Radowitz - 7/13/2020 If you’re looking to bet on the Cy Young, it might be a good idea to look at seasonal stats. You can’t go wrong with Scherzer here, either, but deGrom has the highest ceiling of any pitcher who’s usually in the running for this award. One E-mail A Week Is All You Need!

Eric - Gavin Lux is the easy pick but I want to mention that Joey Bart, who is going to get a bunch of playing time with Posey opting out and he can really hit, and Carter Kieboom are both perfectly capable of winning.

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Collectively, players labeled as the DH by FanGraphs were 10% better than the league average. He has lacked efficiency. Please check your email for further instructions. Jack Flaherty: +800

Gerrit Cole: +250 Ray is backed by one of the best defensive teams in baseball, which should limit potential damage, and he’s always had the swing-and-miss arsenal.

Pitchers aren’t going to be getting many starts, and even dominant pitchers have a lot of start-to-start variance, so it’ll likely come down to which one of those three has the least off-kilter not-so-good outings or the most totally dominant ones. Gaurav - If he makes his opening day start I will go with deGrom.

He may not win, but I can’t pick anyone else. He told the New York Post, “I would say there definitely has to be some difference there, 12 starts versus 32 or 33,” deGrom said. If you’re looking to bet on the Cy Young, it might be a good idea to look at seasonal stats.

After the 2019 All-Star break, Cole went 11-0 with a 1.79 ERA in 14 starts.
If that trend continues, deGrom will be holding up in third consecutive Cy Young award after the 2020 season is over. Matt - Max Scherzer, Washington. However, I think Acuna and Betts are very defensible choices.

Matt - Gavin Lux, LA Dodgers. The Favorites: Eric - I will go with Yelich because he has an MVP recently and if he hadn’t gotten hurt, he might have gotten another one. Max Scherzer: +700

In 11 innings at Diamondbacks summer camp, Ray allowed one hit and struck out 17 batters. The AL Cy Young Award Sign up now and get daily updates featuring our top articles.

Advertisement. Designated hitters struck out 25% of the time and walked 10.7% of the time.

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This shows that deGrom is dominant the most during August and September.