Jake Arrieta knows his 2015 will be hard to repeat … but he is willing to try = MESA, Ariz. — Jake Arrieta isn’t an unknown anymore. Not after the right-hander won the National League Cy Young Award while helping the surprising Chicago Cubs get within one round of the World.....
Corey Kluber, with his 2014 Cy Young award for being the best pitcher in the American League in the 2014 season, before the opening game with the Detroit Tigers on April 10, 2015 at Progressive Field. (Chuck Crow/The Plain Dealer)
Don Drysdale (1936 - 1993)Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. Cy Young award winning pitcher who played out his career with both the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers, inducted into Hall of Fame in 1984.
It's been five years since all three future Hall of Fame pitchers John Smoltz, Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine were in the same stadium at the same time. They played a decade together from 1993-2002. In that time the trio combined for five Cy Young awards, nine division titles and a World Series.
Greg Maddux tipped his hat after reaching 3,000 strikeouts in the third inning against Omar Vizquel of the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field on July 26, 2005. Maddux pitched for the Cubs from 1986 to 1992 and from 2004 to 2006. He won the Cy Young Award in 1991