Tag: Jacob DeGrom

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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Young Arms and Healthy Bats Revive Mets Wild Card Hunt

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Young Arms and Healthy Bats Revive Mets Wild Card Hunt

Another dubious decision by manager Terry Collins could have caused damaging results, but the Mets were saved by a couple of pitching prospects who performed gracefully under pressure. In a must win series opener against the Cardinals, starter Jon Niese lasted a third of an inning as his faulty knee failed him, retiring only one […]

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Jacob deGrom Picked a Bad Time to Unravel

An article by posted on August 19, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Picked a Bad Time to Unravel

In a game the Mets so desperately needed to win, their star pitcher faltered at the worst time. The team needed to take the first game in San Francisco to get this wretched seven game stretch started on the right foot, the offense did their part but Jacob deGrom was unable to. After his team […]

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The 2016 Mets Rotation: Perception vs Reality

An article by posted on August 9, 2016 0 Comments
The 2016 Mets Rotation: Perception vs Reality

The Curse of Expectations: How Mets Rotation Is Perceived vs How Good It Actually Is New York Mets fans became aware of the incessant expectations set in place for their team’s starting rotation beginning early in Spring Training. All one had to do was google “Mets greatest rotation ever” to find discussion of the subject […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Walker and deGrom Stay Hot

An article by posted on August 9, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Walker and deGrom Stay Hot

This was certainly not the way the New York Mets had hoped their post All-Star game schedule would have gone, posting a losing record since the break of 10-13. While the division seems to be a steep mountain to climb at this point, with the Washington Nationals holding a commanding nine-game lead in the NL […]

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DeGrom Has A 1.79 ERA Over His Last Seven Starts

An article by posted on August 8, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Has A 1.79 ERA Over His Last Seven Starts

Despite a sluggish start with questions about a loss in velocity. right-hander Jacob deGrom is having himself another strong season in 2016 and he’s emerged as the team’s most reliable starter and one that ranks among the league’s best. Against a tough Detroit Tigers lineup, deGrom kept them off the board for six innings before […]

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Jacob deGrom Was Dominant Yet Again

An article by posted on August 3, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Was Dominant Yet Again

The New York Mets ace of the moment, Jacob deGrom dominated the Yankees in Tuesday’s 7-1 victory at Citi Field. Jake had everything going for himself and put on a clinic in the Mets’ victory. Jacob pitched seven scoreless innings on the night while allowing just four hits. He walked just one batter while striking […]

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