And the Cy Young Award Goes To…Zack Greinke

Posted: 17th November 2009 by Josh Duggan in MLB
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I contemplated preparing something in advance for the occasion of Zack Greinke winning the Cy Young, but I was not entirely convinced that the BBWAA would make the right decision.á After the debacle that was the Bartolo Colon 2005 Cy Young Award and the late season statements of Patrick Reusse, a CY voter, I made sure to temper my expectations.á

Consider my faith in the BBWAA as capable award voters restored.á

This caps a season that we Royals fans are not entirely used to.á In fact, most fans have not been privy to a season like Greinke's 2009 campaign.á

By nearly cumulative measure, Zack Greinke was the best pitcher in the American League.á If we start talking about stats like WAR, he was the best player in baseball.á If you wanted to, a case could ce ...

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