Astros pitcher Justin Verlander has been named a finalist for the 2018 American League Cy Young Award.
Baseball Writers' Association of America released this statement:
Astros All-Star right-handed pitcher Justin Verlander is one of three finalists for the 2018 American League Cy Young Award. The Baseball Writers Association of America officially announced the finalists for all of their 2018 postseason awards today on MLB Network. Cleveland right hander Corey Kluber and Tampa Bay southpaw Blake Snell are ht other two AL Cy Young finalists.