Braves' Mike Soroka finishes sixth in Cy Young voting

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Braves' Mike Soroka finishes sixth in Cy Young voting
Braves' Mike Soroka finishes sixth in Cy Young voting

Soroka, 22, received nine points, which ranked him sixth behind winner Jacob deGrom (207), Hyun-Jin Ryu (88), Max Scherzer (72), Jack Flaherty (69) and Stephen Strasburg (53). Votes were submitted before the postseason by 30 BBWAA members. Soroka received one third-place vote and six fifth-place votes. Soroka's rookie season was one of the best in Braves history. The Canadian right-hander owned a 2.68 ERA with 142 strikeouts against 41 walks. His 1.55 road ERA led the majors. His 2018 season was cut short after five starts because of shoulder inflammation. He missed spring training because of another shoulder issue, but rebounded to make 29 starts, pitching 174-2/3 innings. Soroka peaked with

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