Mets' Jacob deGrom, Astros' Justin Verlander each win 2nd Cy Young Award; Indians' Shane Bieber 4th in AL

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Mets' Jacob deGrom, Astros' Justin Verlander each win 2nd Cy Young Award; Indians' Shane Bieber 4th in AL
Mets' Jacob deGrom, Astros' Justin Verlander each win 2nd Cy Young Award; Indians' Shane Bieber 4th in AL

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A pair of aces each claimed their second career Cy Young Awards on Wednesday when Jacob deGrom of the Mets and Justin Verlander of the Astros earned the top prize for pitchers in Major League Baseball. It was DeGrom's second straight National League honor and Verlander's first American League award since winning in 2011. DeGrom and Verlander are the 20th and 21st pitchers to win multiple Cy Youngs. Cleveland Indians right-hander Shane Bieber, who emerged as a front-line starter during his first full season in the majors and won All-Star Game MVP honors, finished fourth in voting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Bieber received 11 third-place votes and 14 fourth-place

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