When occured: 
Wed, 1973-10-31

On October 31, 1973, future Hall of Famer Tom Seaver of the New York Mets wins the National League’s Cy Young Award. Seaver, who finished the regular season with a record of 19-10, becomes the first pitcher in major league history to win the award with fewer than 20 victories.


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