Should the Spahn Award be based on performance or popularity?

By RYAN ABER Published: January 20, 2011
Baseball Hall of Famer Ferguson Jenkins doesn’t hold back his feelings about last year’s American League Cy Young Award voting.

“I thought that was ridiculous,” Jenkins said of Seattle’s Felix Hernandez winning the award despite a 13-12 record. “He didn’t help his ballclub at all. CC Sabathia helped his team get into the playoffs. He (Hernandez) was almost a .500 pitcher. The voting’s been really, really ridiculous.”

Jenkins, who lived...

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