CBS Sports columnist makes case for native St. Louisan & Mizzou alum.
Detroit Tigers pitcher was majors’ only 20-game winner in 2013.
The St. Louis native becomes only the third pitcher to win 19 of their first 20 decisions.
St. Louis native and Mizzou alum helps Detroit defeat Kansas City.
The Parkway Central High graduate would have been the first since in baseball since 1986 to start the season 14-0.
Mizzou alum fanned nine Rays in 6-3 win.
Max Scherzer became the first pitcher to start 11-0 since Roger Clemens in 1997.