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  • This page monitors the average odds to win the 2024 AL and NL Cy Young Awards
  • Tarik Skubal (AL) and Zack Wheeler (NL) are the favorites in the 2024 Cy Young midway through June
  • See where the MLB Cy Young odds sit now and how they have changed since opening

The graphs below display the average odds to win the 2024 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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2024 American League Cy Young Odds

Tarik Skubal has overtaken Corbin Burnes as the favorite to win the AL Cy Young after a lights-out performance over his first 12 starts of the season.

  • June 10:  Skubal has shortened to +133, widening the gap on Burnes (+481), while Tanner Houck is a distant third-favorite in the AL Cy Young odds at +1071.
  • May 29: Skubal (+209) has now overtaken Burnes (+409) as the 2024 AL Cy Young favorite.
  • Apr. 25: Skubal (+470) has almost caught Burnes (+447) after the latter had a pedestrian last couple starts.
  • Apr. 10: Burnes has been rock-solid through three starts and has shortened to +436 on average. Detroit ace Tarik Skubal is now the second-favorite at +588.
  • Mar. 16: Gerrit Cole has been diagnosed with elbow nerve inflammation and will not throw for 3-4 weeks. As a result, his Cy Young odds have faded to +2500 and Corbin Burnes has taken over as the new favorite.
  • Feb. 27: Reigning champ Gerrit Cole (+523) starts as favorite in the 2024 AL Cy Young odds with Kevin Gausman (+700) a close second

Odds to Win AL Cy Young

Player
Best Odds
DraftKings
FanDuel
BetMGM
Bet365
Skubal, Tarik
Burnes, Corbin
Houck, Tanner
FanDuel
+1600
+1200
+1600
+1200
Castillo, Luis
FanDuel
+1600
+1500
+1600
+1400
Gil, Luis
FanDuel
+2000
+1600
+2000
+1500
Ragans, Cole
FanDuel
+2000
+1600
+2000
+1800
Crochet, Garrett
FanDuel
+2000
+1900
+2000
+2000
Gilbert, Logan
DraftKings
+3000
+3000
+2000
+2500
Ryan, Joe
DraftKings
+3500
+3500
+3500
+3000
Rodriguez, Grayson
DraftKings
+4000
+4000
+3500
+4000
Lugo, Seth
FanDuel
+4800
+3000
+4800
+3000
Schmidt, Clarke
DraftKings
+5000
+5000
+4000
Kirby, George
DraftKings
+5000
+5000
+4800
+5000
Rodon, Carlos
FanDuel
+6000
+5000
+6000
+5000
Miller, Bryce
BetMGM
+6600
+4000
+6000
+6600
Berrios, Jose
FanDuel
+7500
+6000
+7500
+4000
Lopez, Pablo
FanDuel
+7500
+6500
+7500
+5000
Valdez, Framber
DraftKings
+9000
+9000
+7500
+6600
Olson, Reese
DraftKings
+9000
+9000
Gausman, Kevin
FanDuel
+10000
+9000
+10000
+5000
Paddack, Chris
DraftKings
+10000
+10000
Lorenzen, Michael
DraftKings
+10000
+10000
Irvin, Cole
DraftKings
+10000
+10000
Holmes, Clay
DraftKings
+10000
+10000
Williams, Gavin
DraftKings
+10000
+10000

The best odds to win AL Cy Young now belong to Detroit ace Tarik Skubal with Corbin Burnes fading to second and Tanner Houck sitting third as of the middle of June.

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2024 National League Cy Young Odds

The NL Cy Young favorites early in the season are Zach Wheeler, Tyler Glasnow, Shota Imanaga, Ranger Suarez, and a resurgent Chris Sale, who’s turned back the clock in this first season with the Atlanta Braves.

  • June 10:  Wheeler (+219) continues to separate from the pack. Second-favorite Glasnow is back at +688.
  • May 29: In his first season with the Braves, Chris Sale is having a bounce-back season for the ages, already 6-1 with a 2.12 ERA. Sale has improved to fourth in the NL Cy Young odds at +670, trailing Zach Wheeler (+298), Shota Imanaga (+401), and Ranger Suarez (+580).
  • Apr. 25: Wheeler (+429) remains the favorite with Peralta (+515) now the sole second-favorite and Webb (+850) moving into third in the NL Cy Young odds.
  • Apr. 10: Devastating injury news for Strider (likely out for the season with a UCL issue) has allowed Zack Wheeler (+520) to move into the top spot in the NL Cy Young odds with Zac Gallen and Freddy Peralta (both +750) tied for second.
  • Feb. 27: Spencer Strider (+545) has opened as the favorite in the 2024 NL Cy Young odds over Zack Wheeler (+810) and Logan Webb (+1050).

Odds to Win NL Cy Young

Player
Best Odds
DraftKings
FanDuel
BetMGM
Bet365
Wheeler, Zack
Suarez, Ranger
Glasnow, Tyler
Imanaga, Shota
BetMGM
+1000
+1000
Fried, Max
DraftKings
+1400
+1400
+1400
+1200
Sale, Chris
FanDuel
+1600
+1400
+1600
+1400
Webb, Logan
DraftKings
+2000
+2000
+1400
+1500
Cease, Dylan
FanDuel
+2000
+1500
+2000
+1600
Gray, Sonny
DraftKings
+2500
+2500
+2000
+2500
Yamamoto, Yoshinobu
FanDuel
+3000
+2000
+3000
+2000
Nola, Aaron
DraftKings
+3000
+3000
+3000
+2500
Peralta, Freddy
FanDuel
+4000
+3500
+4000
+2500
Gallen, Zac
FanDuel
+6000
+2500
+6000
+3000
Greene, Hunter
FanDuel
+6000
+4000
+6000
+5000
Gore, Mackenzie
FanDuel
+6000
+5000
+6000
+5000
Paxton, James
DraftKings
+6000
+6000
Lopez, Reynaldo
DraftKings
+7000
+7000
+2000
+2500
Keller, Mitch
FanDuel
+8000
+3500
+8000
+6600
Hicks, Jordan
FanDuel
+8000
+5000
+8000
+8000
Perez, Martin
DraftKings
+10000
+10000
Skenes, Paul
FanDuel
+12000
+5000
+12000
+6600
Cobb, Alex
BetMGM
+12500
+10000
+12500
Montgomery, Jordan
BetMGM
+15000
+6000
+15000
Musgrove, Joe
BetMGM
+15000
+7000
+15000
Severino, Luis
BetMGM
+15000
+7500
+10000
+15000

The best odds to win the NL Cy Young belong to Zack Wheeler but several other strong contenders have emerged, including first-year Dodger Tyler Glasnow, Cubs rookie Shota Imanaga and Chris Sale, who is in his first season in the National League with the Atlanta Braves.

NL Cy Young odds above are updated every 15-60 minutes. 

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 4
Houston Astros 3
Chicago White Sox 2
Milwaukee Brewers 2
Seattle Mariners 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 5
St. Louis Cardinals 3
San Francisco Giants 3
Houston Astros 2
Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Washington Nationals 2
Cincinnati Reds 1
Miami Marlins 1
Montreal Expos 1

The tables above pertain to 1967 to the present day. The Cy Young Award was first handed out in 1956, but for the first 11 years, there was only one award for both leagues.  Dodgers players won an additional five in that span. Yankee players won two. The Braves, White Sox, Pirates, and Angels won one.

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

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
Justin Verlander 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
Blake Snell 2

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