Major League Baseball (MLB) 2007 American League Cy Young Award season announced today, the Cleveland Indians lefthander beat the Boston Red Sox right-hander Shabaxiya Becket, on behalf of the United States to win this Pitcher of the Year award together.
In the interview, the Alliance's vote in the U.S., Shabaxiya scored 28 first-place votes among the 19, Total 119 points; Becket received eight first place votes, Total 80 six. Another first-place votes received by the Los Angeles Angels Recchi.
Shabaxiya said: "I was surprised. Becket good record this year, better performance in the playoffs, so I did not know what expectations to go, but winning does make me very happy."
Aged 20-year-old Shabaxiya is the first time in 30 years this award off the Indians pitcher. In 1972, the effectiveness of Indians have access to the American League Cy Young Award winner Perry affirmed.
Shabaxiya seven wins on the season 19 negative, defense rate of 3.2 I, 30 fourth major league start for the second, pitched 241 Board for the Major League records. He walked a full season only three seventh, 209 strikeouts ranked fifth in the AP.
He said: "I am most proud of is to stay healthy. Over the past few years, I bid good, but this year a race I once every five days, in the field with my ball control game."