Cy Young

NEW YORK | Scherzer, HRs by Rendon, Harper lead Nationals over Mets 5-4

NEW YORK — Max Scherzer made a final pitch to start the All-Star Game on his own mound, Anthony Rendon hit two homers and Bryce Harper also connected, leading the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 5-4 Thursday night. Washington won for just the sixth time in 17 games and nudged back over .500 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Scherzer, HRs by Rendon, Harper lead Nationals over Mets 5-4

LEADING OFF: Lester eyes NL-best 12th win, A’s stay hot

A look at what’s happening around the majors Sunday: CHICAGO’S ACE Jon Lester has put together some ace-worthy seasons during his 13-year major league career, including four All-Star appearances and a runner-up finish in the Cy Young voting two years ago. The Chicago Cubs left-hander is in the middle of what might prove to be … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Lester eyes NL-best 12th win, A’s stay hot

Nationals’ Scherzer, Boston’s Porcello win Cy Young Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Max Scherzer celebrated aboard a boat off the British Virgin Islands, doused by college pals on a floating party. Rick Porcello enjoyed the moment at his parents’ home in New Jersey, surrounded by family, friends and a few bottles of wine. As for Justin Verlander, well, fuming supermodel Kate Upton brought … Continue reading Nationals’ Scherzer, Boston’s Porcello win Cy Young Awards