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1990 National League Cy Young Award

by Votes
 
Pitching
  Player Tm Pos Age
1 Doug Drabek
PIT
SP
27.9
118
4.2
19.5
12.7
2 Ramon Martinez
LAN
SP
22.3
70
3.9
17.7
10.8
3 Frank Viola
NYN
SP
30.2
19
6.4
20.1
12.7
4 Dwight Gooden
NYN
SP
25.6
8
2.5
12.6
5.7
5 Randy Myers
CIN
RP
27.8
1
3.1
15.9
11.4
by Wins Above Replacement
Pitching
  Player Tm Pos Age
1 Ed Whitson
SDN
SP
35.1
7.0
19.0
12.2
2 Frank Viola
NYN
SP
30.2
19
6.4
20.1
12.7
3 Jose Rijo
CIN
SP
25.1
5.7
16.9
11.1
4 Danny Darwin
HOU
SP
34.7
5.3
16.6
10.8
5 Bruce Hurst
SDN
SP
32.3
5.0
15.0
8.4
6 Dennis Martinez
MON
SP
35.1
4.7
15.5
8.8
7 Mike Harkey *
CHN
SP
23.7
4.6
13.9
8.8
8 Oil Can Boyd
MON
SP
30.7
4.4
14.1
8.5
9 Doug Drabek
PIT
SP
27.9
118
4.2
19.5
12.7
10 Zane Smith
MULT
SP
29.5
4.1
16.2
9.8
11 Tom Browning
CIN
SP
30.2
4.1
13.5
6.7
12 Rob Dibble
CIN
RP
26.4
4.0
16.4
11.4
13 Greg Maddux
CHN
SP
24.2
4.0
15.5
8.5
14 Ramon Martinez
LAN
SP
22.3
70
3.9
17.7
10.8
15 Norm Charlton
CIN
SP
27.5
3.8
13.9
8.2
16 David Cone
NYN
SP
27.5
3.8
13.4
7.1
17 Paul Assenmacher
CHN
RP
29.6
3.7
13.2
8.0
18 Jeff Brantley
SFN
RP
26.8
3.6
13.6
9.1
19 Greg Harris
SDN
RP
26.6
3.6
13.3
7.2
20 John Smoltz
ATL
SP
23.1
3.6
14.0
7.2
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

1990 American League Cy Young Award

by Votes
 
Pitching
  Player Tm Pos Age
1 Bob Welch
OAK
SP
33.7
107
3.0
18.2
11.3
2 Roger Clemens
BOS
SP
27.9
77
10.6
28.4
21.8
3 Dave Stewart
OAK
SP
33.4
43
5.2
21.5
13.7
4 Bobby Thigpen
CHA
RP
27.0
20
3.4
20.5
15.2
5 Dennis Eckersley
OAK
RP
35.7
2
3.3
19.6
15.2
6 Dave Stieb
TOR
SP
32.9
2
5.8
17.4
11.3
7 Chuck Finley
CAL
SP
27.6
1
7.6
22.9
16.0
by Wins Above Replacement
Pitching
  Player Tm Pos Age
1 Roger Clemens
BOS
SP
27.9
77
10.6
28.4
21.8
2 Chuck Finley
CAL
SP
27.6
1
7.6
22.9
16.0
3 Mike Boddicker
BOS
SP
32.9
6.0
19.0
12.4
4 Dave Stieb
TOR
SP
32.9
2
5.8
17.4
11.3
5 Kevin Appier *
KCA
SP
22.6
5.3
13.1
7.3
6 Dave Stewart
OAK
SP
33.4
43
5.2
21.5
13.7
7 Erik Hanson
SEA
SP
25.1
5.1
18.0
11.1
8 Steve Farr
KCA
RP
33.6
4.8
12.8
6.6
9 David Wells
TOR
SP
27.1
4.3
14.4
8.1
10 Nolan Ryan
TEX
SP
43.4
3.6
14.5
8.6
11 Greg Hibbard
CHA
SP
25.8
3.6
16.1
9.9
12 Bret Saberhagen
KCA
SP
26.2
3.6
7.5
3.6
13 Bud Black
MULT
SP
33.0
3.5
12.6
6.6
14 Bobby Thigpen
CHA
RP
27.0
20
3.4
20.5
15.2
15 Ben McDonald *
BAL
SP
22.6
3.3
10.6
6.9
16 Dennis Eckersley
OAK
RP
35.7
2
3.3
19.6
15.2
17 Bobby Witt
TEX
SP
26.1
3.2
16.2
9.7
18 Tom Bolton
BOS
SP
28.2
3.1
10.4
6.7
19 Kirk McCaskill
CAL
SP
29.2
3.0
12.1
7.0
20 Greg Harris
BOS
SP
34.7
3.0
11.6
6.1
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James