Even with Jacob deGrom out, Zack Wheeler isn't NL Cy Young favorite


The Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets will meet at Citizens Bank Park this weekend for a crucial series as both look to make a move in the National League East. Perhaps to surprise of some, though, neither team's ace will enter the weekend as the odds-on favorite to win the National League Cy Young Award.

Jacob deGrom once seemed on pace to win both the NL Cy Young Award and MVP, but injuries have derailed what may have otherwise been one of the great seasons in MLB history. Already a two-time NL Cy Young Award winner, deGrom has a minuscule 1.08 ERA and 1.23 FIP in 92 innings, but he's made just 15 starts. The 33-year-old still