Found July 11, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
The All-Star Break is upon us, and until game action starts up again on Friday, we're going to do a brief season in review of the 2012 MLB season thusfar. Our staff has voted on a variety of awards, and we're going to roll them out over the next four days. The National League's Cy Young race is dominated by one pitcher, with a host of others filling out the rest of the ballots. But here's the funny part: the player that's dominating the voting isn't the pitcher who leads the league in fWAR. NL Cy Young Award 1) RA Dickey (20 points, six first place votes) 2) Zack Greinke (seven points, one first place vote) 3) Matt Cain (four points) 4) Gio Gonzalez (four points) 5) Stephen Strasburg (four points) 6) Johnny Cueto (three points) RA Dickey's 2012 season has been insane. He's averaging seven innings a start, he's striking out a batter per inning with a fastball that averages 83 mph, and he went on a stretch in June where he...
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