In 1957 Warren Spahn became the first left-handed pitcher to receive the Cy Young Award. Do you believe he was the most dominant lefty in Major League history? Discuss this and other issues on our baseball message boards.
Who was the oldest winner? In 1978 Gaylord Perry became the oldest pitcher (forty years thirty-five days) to receive the Cy Young Award. In 2004, at forty-two years young Roger Clemens won his record setting seventh Cy Young Award and broke Perry's record.
Did you know that in 1974 Mike Marshall of the Los Angeles Dodgers became the first relief-pitcher to receive / earn the Cy Young Award?