Oct 29, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws a pitch against the Kansas City Royals in the fifth inning during game seven of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports
National League Cy Young
During the World Series, the collective baseball world saw a promising pitcher coming into his own. This season the Giants probably take a step backwards, but just how good Mad Bum is will be highlighted each time he steps on the mound. He stands to lower his 2.98 ERA from 2014 and should once again breach the 200 strikeout plateau.