By now you know Blake Snell has won the American League Cy Young award. You can find all our coverage here;
- Blake Snell wins AL Cy Young
- Why Blake Snell won the Cy Young award
- Reactions to Blake Snell winning the Cy Young award
- Blake Snell is in elite company
Snell’s win was well deserved, and from all of us at DRaysBay, congrats Zilla! You can find congratulations from Snell’s teammates in the Reactions piece linked above.
Here’s some more news to fill your morning.
- Blake Snell took to video to celebrate Rays fans (standing by his own “Rays Tank”)
- Snell’s win became a trending story on twitter
- And received a full color spread from the Tampa Bay Times
- In the Times, Marc Topkin writes how Blake Snell had a very specific goal of winning the Cy Young in 2018, which he set out to do in Spring
- CyZilla spent the rest of his night celebrating on Fortnite
- Neil Solondz says the voters made the right call
- Dan Szymborski posted his Elegy for the 2018 Tampa Bay Rays
- Ken Rosenthal says the accusations made against the Seattle Mariners management team regarding racist remarks toward players/staff, true or false, come down to the judgement of Jerry Dipoto
- Russell Carlton: How much bullpenning can a team do? ($)
- Rob Mains has seven observations from the 2018 season
- Jayson Stark: Where does baseball go from here on pace of play?
- Eno Sarris: On the impossibility of voting for Manager of the Year
- ICYMI: Fangraphs has a new scouting primer