November 2, 1983 – John Denny garners 20 of 24 of the writers’ first place votes to win the National League’s Cy Young Award, easily outdistancing runners-up Mario Soto and Jessie Orosco. The Prescott, Arizona native posted a 19-6 record with a 2.37 ERA for the National League Champion Phillies.
November 2, 1972
Gaylord Perry of the San Diego Padres becomes the first pitcher to win the Cy Young Award in both leagues
October 25, 1978