Astros pitcher Keuchel wins American League Cy Young Award

- Dallas Keuchel has won the American League Cy Young Award given to the league's best pitcher.

The Astros lefthander led the AL in wins with his 20-8 record. He also led the league in innings pitched, was second with his 2.48 ERA and was fifth with his 216 strikeouts. Keuchel was also a perfect 15-0 pitching this year at Minute Maid Park.

Keuchel becomes only the third Astro to win the Cy Young, joining Mike Scott in 1986 and Roger Clemens in 2004.

Last week, Keuchel won his second straight Gold Glove given to the best defensive player at his respective position.

Up Next:


Up Next

  • Astros pitcher Keuchel wins American League Cy Young Award
  • Joe Anderson back in the NFL, lands job with New York Jets
  • Michael Jordan donates $8.9M in lawsuit proceeds to 23 charities
  • Giants forge 1st-place tie by beating Dolphins 31-24
  • High school coach pleads guilty in player attack on referee
  • Cause of Death Release for Former Braves Pitcher Tommy Hanson
  • Adorable video shows bat dog failing to retrieve bats
  • Legendary ASU football coach Frank Kush dies at 88
  • Tim Hague, UFC fighter turned boxer, dies after bout
  • Man asks to wear Tony Romo Cowboys jersey to double murder trial