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  • See each contender’s odds to win the 2021 AL and NL Cy Young Awards
  • Both reigning-champs (Shane Bieber and Trevor Bauer) sit second in their respective leagues
  • Gerrit Cole is favored in the AL, while two-time winner Jacob deGrom is the chalk in the NL

The graphs below display the average odds to win the 2021 AL and NL Cy Young Awards. The averages are calculated based on the odds available at reliable online sportsbooks.

Under the graphs, find an annotated timeline which describes major changes in the odds and why they happened.

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2021 American League Cy Young Odds

Top Contenders

  • Feb. 13: Despite winning the 2020 vote unanimously Shane Bieber (+400) finds himself behind Gerrit Cole (+350) in the opening odds.

2021 AL Cy Young Odds

Player  Odds
Gerrit Cole (NYY) +350
 Shane Bieber (CLE) +400
 Lucas Giolito (CHW) +450
Tyler Glasnow (TB) +950
Hyun-Jin Ryu (TOR) +1300
Jose Berrios (MIN) +1700
Lance Lynn (TEX) +1700
Corey Kluber (NYY) +1800
Kenta Maeda (MIN) +2000
Chris Sale (BOS) +2200
Dallas Keuchel (CHW) +2200
Framer Valdez (HOU) +2500
Jesus Luzardo (OAK) +2500
Marco Gonzales (SEA) +2500
Luis Severino (NYY) +3000

Odds as of Feb. 13, 2021.

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2021 National League Cy Young Odds

Top Contenders

  • Feb. 13: Oddsmakers believe Jacob deGrom  (+500) will rebound from a down season, in which he only finished third in Cy Young voting

2021NL Cy Young Odds

Player Odds
 Jacob deGrom (NYM) +500
Trevor Bauer (CIN) +700
Max Scherzer (WAS) +850
Walker Buehler (LAD) +1000
Yu Darvish (SD) +1000
Aaron Nola (PHI) +1200
Blake Snell (SD) +1200
Jack Flaherty (STL) +1300
Luis Castillo (CIN) +1500
Max Fried (ATL) +1700
Clayton Kershaw (LAD) +2000
Stephen Strasburg (WAS) +2000
Brandon Woodruff (MIL) +2200
Charlie Morton (ATL) +2200
Dinelson Lamet (SD) +2500

Odds updated on Feb. 13, 2021.

NL Cy Young Odds for Previous Winners

Cy Young Winners by Team

AL Cy Young Winners by Team

Team Number of Cy Young Winners
Boston Red Sox 7
Baltimore Orioles 6
Cleveland Indians 6
Detroit Tigers 5
Oakland A’s 5
Toronto Blue Jays 4
Minnesota Twins 4
Kansas City Royals 4
New York Yankees 3
Chicago White Sox 2
Milwaukee Brewers 2
Seattle Mariners 2
Houston Astros 2
LA Angels 2
Tampa Bay Rays 2

NL Cy Young Winners by Team

Team Number of Cy Young Winners
Philadelphia Phillies 7
Los Angeles Dodgers 7
New York Mets 7
Atlanta Braves 6
Arizona Diamondbacks 5
Chicago Cubs 5
San Diego Padres 4
St. Louis Cardinals 3
San Francisco Giants 3
Houston Astros 2
Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Washington Nationals 2
Cincinnati Reds 1
Montreal Expos 1

Teams Without a Cy Young Winner

AL Teams Without a Cy Young Winner

American League Teams Without a Cy Young Winner
Texas Rangers

The Rangers are the only American League club to have never produced a Cy Young winner. Texas came close in 1989 when Nolan Ryan led the league in strikeouts and finished fifth in Cy Young voting.

NL Teams Without a Cy Young Winner

National League Teams Without a Cy Young Winner
Colorado Rockies
Miami Marlins

Pitchers with Multiple Cy Young Awards

Pitcher Number of Cy Young Awards
Roger Clemens 7
Randy Johnson 5
Steve Carlton 4
Greg Maddux 4
Sandy Koufax 3
Pedro Martinez 3
Jim Palmer 3
Tom Seaver 3
Clayton Kershaw 3
Max Scherzer 3
Bob Gibson 2
Tom Glavine 2
Roy Halladay 2
Corey Kluber 2
Tim Lincecum 2
Denny McLain 2
Gaylord Perry 2
Bret Saberhagen 2
Johan Santana 2
Jacob deGrom 2
Justin Verlander 2

Archived Cy Young Odds: 2020, 2019, 2018

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