Tag: Jacob DeGrom

2016 Mets Report Cards: Curtis Granderson, OF

An article by posted on November 7, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Curtis Granderson, OF

CURTIS GRANDERSON, OF Player Data: Age: 35, B/T: Left/Right, Free Agency: 2018 2016 Primary Stats: .237/.335/.464, 30 HR, 59 RBI, 74 BB, 130 K, 88 R, 150 G 2016 Review:  Curtis Granderson was coming off one of his finest seasons in years in 2015, recording his highest OPS (.821), OBP (.364), hits (15), and stolen bases (11), […]

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Jacob deGrom Likely to Receive Big Pay Raise in 2017

An article by posted on October 16, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Likely to Receive Big Pay Raise in 2017

Jacob deGrom was upset about his salary for 2016, refusing to sign the $607,000 deal that was offered to him by the Mets. This season though, deGrom is in line for a big bump in pay. According to MLBTradeRumors.com, the top 22% of players who were called up in 2014 will qualify for an extra […]

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Mets Expect to Ease Starting Rotation into 2017 Season

An article by posted on October 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Expect to Ease Starting Rotation into 2017 Season

In a conversation with Adam Rubin of ESPN, Terry Collins spoke of the Mets’ starting rotation and his plans for them going into spring training and beyond. It is no secret that 2016 was a year full of injuries for the team’s rotation. Collins is looking to learn from what occurred this year and figure […]

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Replace-Mets Keep On Winning, Capture Top Wild Card Spot

An article by posted on September 19, 2016 0 Comments
Replace-Mets Keep On Winning, Capture Top Wild Card Spot

Terry Collins‘ dubious decision to rest his veterans and go with his Replace-Mets in the heat of a pennant chase paid some dividends as the New York Mets completed a three-game sweep over the Minnesota Twins with a 3-2 win at Citi Field on Sunday. New York now sits in the Wild Card driver’s seat […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Does Bartolo Hold the Key to Pitcher Health?

An article by posted on September 18, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Does Bartolo Hold the Key to Pitcher Health?

The news of Jacob deGrom’s season-ending injury rocked the Mets. Can these injuries be avoided? Joe Janish, a former D1 player and pitching coach, joins Mike Silva to discuss just that. Joe believes that science and some good practices can help alleviate the rash of injuries. Amazingly the secret may be to copy the routine […]

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Was Jacob deGrom Pitching Hurt Prior to September 1?

An article by posted on September 13, 2016 0 Comments
Was Jacob deGrom Pitching Hurt Prior to September 1?

Jacob deGrom threw ten pitches off the mound in Atlanta on Saturday after playing catch on Friday. However, there is still no official target date for his return to the rotation. “We’re just going to take it day-by-day,” deGrom said. “I felt good today, so I just wanted to throw light off the mound and just […]

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DeGrom To Miss Next Start With Elbow Inflammation

An article by posted on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom To Miss Next Start With Elbow Inflammation

Mike Puma of the New York Post reports that right-hander Jacob deGrom was examined by team doctors today and that the “results were good” in that they discovered “no structural damage” in his elbow. However, they did see some inflammation and he will miss his scheduled start on Tuesday in Cincinnati. *** The Mets finally […]

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Montero Shuts Out Marlins For Five, Cespedes Keeps Mets Playoff Fever Alive

An article by posted on August 30, 2016 0 Comments
Montero Shuts Out Marlins For Five, Cespedes Keeps Mets Playoff Fever Alive

Yoenis Cespedes set Citi Field on fire with a walk off homerun in the bottom of the 10th to bring the New York Mets even with the slumping Miami Marlins in the Wild Card standings, just 2.5 games behind the front-running St. Louis Cardinals. Returning to the line-up after missing Sunday’s painful loss, Cespedes and […]

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Rafael Montero Will Start On Monday

An article by posted on August 27, 2016 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Will Start On Monday

The Mets announced after their win on Saturday night that Rafael Montero will make the start in place of Jacob deGrom on Monday. He’s been much better since being sent to Binghamton, going 4-2 with a 1.70 ERA and 1.09 WHIP in eight starts. He hasn’t allowed a run in his last two starts which […]

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Jacob deGrom Insists He is Fine After Consecutive Poor Starts

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Insists He is Fine After Consecutive Poor Starts

For the second consecutive start, the New York Mets needed Jacob deGrom to be Jacob deGrom. Both times he failed to be the dominant pitcher he has been known to be. His line on the night was not pretty by any standards, pitching just 4.2 innings before being pulled from the game. He allowed five […]

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