Found April 04, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
Roy Halladay pitched really good in 2011, as he did in 2010 when he won the NL Cy Young award. Unfortunately for Halladay, Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw was just a little bit better, and Kershaw took home his first career award. These two are the odds on favorites to win in 2012, but as usual, there are a lot of other starters looking to make some noise. Favorites: Clayton Kershaw was awesome last year, and at his age, he's only getting better. Roy Halladay won the award the year before, and even though he's much older than Kershaw, he's just as good of a pitcher. Halladay has a pair of teammates in Cliff Lee (who is a former winner of the AL award) and Cole Hamels who are going to contend this season for the award as well. I'd also can't forget to mention Tim Lincecum of the Giants, who's won the NL award twice in his career. Young Guns Blazing: There are a number of young studs in the league that will hope to contend for the award if everything goes wel...
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