Tag: Jacob deGrom

Jacob deGrom, The New Era Starting Pitcher (Photo: theathletic.com)
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Jacob deGrom: A Test Case That Certifies A New Era In Baseball

If Jacob deGrom wins his second successive Cy Young, it will mark a turning point in how starting pitchers are viewed in baseball. We didn’t…

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The Cy Young Award: It’s On The Line for Jacob deGrom

Jacob deGrom will not be a runaway Cy Young Award winner again this year. Competition is keen. With four remaining starts, deGrom needs to pull…

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Mets One-Two Punch deGrom & Syndergaard (Photo: 12up.com)
Posted in Mets 2019 Mets Injuries Mets Starting Pitching

Mets Starters Remain The Key Component To Reach October Nirvana

The 2019 Mets began the season with the hope their starting pitching would outlast their formidable challengers in the NL East. They could use a…

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Posted in Mets 2019 Mets News MLB Analysis

Mets News And Notes: Nobody Has Asked Me But…

 A quick tour of Mets news and notes as the final week of April begins with series against the Phillies and Brewers… ***  It appears though…

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Mets And Yankees Open The Season On Their Upsides

Both the Mets and Yankees have lofty upsides for the 2019 season. That’s wonderful, but they need “W’s” to prove it. Today, they did… This…

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Posted in Jacob deGrom Mets 2019

The Mets Face A Towering PR Problem If They Don’t Sign Jacob deGrom

There is something “off” in the negotiations between Jacob deGrom and the Mets regarding an extension contract. Should be a no-brainer… Update: Monday 3/25 6:00…

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Mets And Yanks Catching On To The Sensibility Of Extensions

The Mets And Yankees see a crack in the free agency logjam that could stabilize their team for the next decade. The Yankees have already…

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Posted in Jacob deGrom MLB Contracts MLB Editorial MLB Rule Changes

Jacob deGrom Rings A Bell For All Players To Rally Around

When Jacob deGrom, said he might consider putting an innings limit on himself, he just might have fired the first salvo in a war… Jacob…

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