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A look back at R.A. Dickey's Cy Young season

R.A. Dickey looks on during a game against

R.A. Dickey looks on during a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (Sept. 8, 2012) (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

R.A. Dickey made history all season. He added to that Wednesday by becoming the first knuckleballer to win the Cy Young Award.

After never winning more than 11 games in a season, Dickey became the first Met to win 20 games since 1990 when Frank Viola went 20-12. The 38-year-old also went to his first All-Star Game in his 10th MLB season.

Check out highlights from his season:

See Dickey's reaction to winning the award:

Tags: R.A. Dickey , Mets , Cy Young

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