|1.||What does the nickname "Cy" in Cy Young’s name stand for?||Cyclone|
What was the first year that the Cy Young was awarded?
|3.||Who won the first Cy Young in the National League?||Don Newcombe|
Who won the first Cy Young in the American League?
Who was the first reliever to ever be named on a Cy Young Award ballot?
Who was the first expansion team pitcher to win a Cy Young? What was the year?
|Dean Chance in 1964|
These two Cy Young winners simultaneously captured their leagues’ MVP awards, and they both did it in the same season. Name them. What was the year?
Bob Gibson & Denny McLain in 1968
|8.||When these two pitchers tied for the 1969 AL Cy Young Award, they caused a change in the Baseball Writers’ voting procedures. Name them.||Mike Cuellar & Denny McLain|
|9.||1974 marked the first Cy Young win by a relief pitcher. Who was he?||Mike Marshall|
|10.||This Cy Young Award winner also was Rookie of the Year in the same season.||Fernando Valenzuela|
|11.||In 1984, for the first and only time, relievers placed first and second in the Cy Young voting. Name this pair of relief aces.
||Willie Hernandez and Dan Quisenberry|
|12.||Who was the first Astro to win the Cy Young Award?||Mike Scott|
Name the first pitcher to win four Cy Youngs in the same decade.
|Greg Maddux in 1992-95.|
|14.||Who was the last reliever to win a Cy Young?||Eric Gagne in 2003.|
Who was the first pitcher to win back-to-back Cy Young Awards?
|Sandy Koufax in 1965-66.|
Match the pitcher to the number of Cy Young Awards they’ve won:
Roger Clemens, Sandy Koufax, Randy Johnson, Steve Carlton
4, 7, 3, 5
Clemens – 7
Koufax – 3
Johnson – 5
Carlton – 4
|17.||Name the only Cy Young winner who also won a Rookie of the Year Award and an MVP (not all in the same season)||
Don Newcombe — Rookie of Year 1949 & CY and MVP 1956
|18.||Name all nine relievers who have won a Cy Young Award||Mike Marshall, Sparky Lyle, Bruce Sutter, Rollie Fingers, Willie Hernandez, Steve Bedrosian, Mark Davis, Dennis Eckersley, Eric Gagne|