Tag: Jacob DeGrom

Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom: Baseball’s Next Great Dynamic Duo?

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom: Baseball’s Next Great Dynamic Duo?

We’re all familiar with the many unique aspects that make Baseball the true National Pastime. The game can conceivably go on forever. It’s the only sport where the defense has the ball. The team trying to score is outnumbered 9 to 1. My personal favorite is that it’s a team sport based around a collection […]

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Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom vs Baltimore Orioles

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom vs Baltimore Orioles

Stat Line: (W 12-6) 7.2 IP, 1 R, 5 H, 6 SO, 1 BB Jacob deGrom proved he doesn’t need his best command to be deGrominant.  Similar to Matt Harvey against the Colorado Rockies last week, deGrom struggled commanding his pitches knee high and low in the strike zone.  In order to adapt, deGrom attacked […]

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Jacob deGrom’s Five Statistical Advances from 2014 to 2015

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom’s Five Statistical Advances from 2014 to 2015

Jacob deGrom starts his 23rd game of the season tonight against the Baltimore Orioles.  Currently, deGrom’s 22 starts this seasons matches his 2014 total.  No better time to compare the two seasons.  Here are five statistical categories deGrom has shown improvement and the impact it’s had in his overall success this season. Strikeout to Walk Ratio […]

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Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom Pivotal 5th Inning Battle Against Charlie Blackmon

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom Pivotal 5th Inning Battle Against Charlie Blackmon

Stat Line:  7 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 10 SO, 4 BB Jacob deGrom threw the sharpest moving pitches of his season last night against the Colorado Rockies.  With a quick, compact pitching motion, deGrom used incredible hand speed attacking the Rockies hitters resulting in 10 strikeouts.  The most pivotal strikeout came in the bottom […]

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Which Mets Ace Would Get The Ball In A One-Game Playoff?

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Which Mets Ace Would Get The Ball In A One-Game Playoff?

The Mets have more than their fair share of terrific young pitching, and with Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom, they would have pocket aces should they get a chance to play a series in October. But what if the Mets earn a Wild Card spot, and find themselves in a one-game playoff with a trip […]

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Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs Washington Nationals

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  6 IP, 2 R, 3 H, 8 SO, 0 BB Jacob deGrom deGrominant once again.  DeGrom showed an exceptional pitch command coupled with sharp pitch movement, throwing four pitches at a 65% or better strike rate and producing a swing and miss with each pitch. In this article, I discuss deGrom’s most and […]

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Top 10 Met Moments From the First Half

An article by posted on July 17, 2015 0 Comments
Top 10 Met Moments From the First Half

As we prepare for the final 73 games of the New York Mets’ (regular) season, this seems like as good a time as any to take a quick look back at the club’s ten best moments of the first three months of 2015. Honorable Mention: Noah Syndergaard’s Debut (May 12) Though it may have been […]

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Mets Mid-Season Pitching Report Card

An article by posted on July 2, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Mid-Season Pitching Report Card

As we sit here on July 2nd  at 40-40, we see a New York Mets pitching staff that has rigorously outperformed their defensive and hitting production.  In this mid-season pitching report card, I give both a statistical and non-statistical review for each Mets starting pitcher through June 30. Listed below are the statistical categories that I use in this evaluation […]

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Morning Grind: Hindsight Is 20/20, But Terry’s Mistake Was Even Clearer

An article by posted on June 20, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Hindsight Is 20/20, But Terry’s Mistake Was Even Clearer

A move should be judged on whether or not it made sense at the time, not whether or not it worked out in the end. That’s my philosophy, at least. But it doesn’t matter if you agree… because Terry Collins flunked both tests last night. After an error (the mistake made by Wilmer Flores, not […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on June 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets (33-30) fell 5-3 to the Braves (30-32) in 11 innings on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom pitched for the Mets and was terrific, giving up just one run on five hits and a walk in seven innings, striking out nine. DeGrom fanned the first two hitters he faced and seemed primed […]

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