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Justin Verlander named 2019 AL Cy Young award winner

by Brendan Tuma | Astros Correspondent | Wed, Nov 13th 7:11pm EST

The BBWAA announced Wednesday that Justin Verlander is the 2019 American League Cy Young award winner. (BBWAA on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact:

This is the second time Verlander has won the award. The first was way back in 2011. That gap in years shows how long the ace right-hander has been dominant for. In 2019 he posted a 2.58 ERA to go along with 300 strikeouts and 21 wins. He'll be 37 when the 2020 season begins but will still be a very early fantasy selection come draft season.

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