Jacob deGrom RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mets decide to skip deGrom's next start

    MLB.com "Concerned about Jacob deGrom's consecutive poor starts, the Mets spent this week digging into the Trackman technology available to them at ballparks around the country, hoping to spot the root cause of their ace's struggles. Coming away convinced that deGrom's issues are mechanical, not..." August 27

  • Terry Collins’ potential plan for ‘run-down’ Jacob deGrom

    New York Post "The Mets’ updated “to do” list contains an item they wouldn’t have expected just over a week ago: Get Jacob deGrom right. With the ace righty struggling, manager Terry Collins is considering extra rest for deGrom, who is scheduled to face the Marlins on Monday at Citi Field. DeGrom had a..." August 26

  • Mets could skip Jacob deGrom’s next start due to fatigue

    Today's Knuckleball "According to Adam Rubin of ESPN, New York Mets’ manager Terry Collins said Thursday that the team may decide to skip Jacob deGrom the next time his spot comes around in the rotation. “To me, it looks like he’s getting run down,” Collins told Rubin. deGrom has been roughed up in consecutive..." August 25

  • Jacob deGrom’s baby would stop breathing when he fell asleep, Mets pitcher reveals

    New York Daily News "Jacob deGrom has had about half a dozen MRIs throughout his baseball career, but never in that tube was he as stressed out or nervous as waiting for his newborn son Jaxon to come through one last week. With doctors looking for the reason the baby would stop breathing while asleep in the first few..." April 24

  • Jacob deGrom scheduled to pitch Sunday as Mets play Braves in Atlanta

    New York Daily News "Jacob deGrom will rejoin the Mets in Atlanta and pitch the series finale Sunday against the Braves at Turner Field. It will be deGrom's first start since April 8 and since the medical scare with his newborn son. DeGrom threw a simulated game Tuesday in Port St. Lucie. The righthander threw 71..." April 19

  • Collins: DeGrom's son 'is doing better'

    Sporting News "The health of Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom's newborn son has improved to the point where the right-hander feels comfortable enough to commute 2 1/2 hours from his home in DeLand, Fla. to throw a bullpen session in Port St. Lucie. "Last night I talked to him," manager Terry Collins said Sunday,..." April 17

  • Mets place Jacob deGrom on family medical emergency list, team says it’s related to newborn son

    New York Daily News "Jacob deGrom has been placed on the MLB bereavement/family medical emergency list. The Mets confirmed it is related to deGrom's son who was born Monday. Mets manager Terry Collins said Saturday that there were "complications" with deGrom's son and that the pitcher needed to stay in Florida for..." April 17

  • Mets' Jacob deGrom throws bullpen, DL decision coming Sunday

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jacob deGrom threw a 25-pitch bullpen Friday in Port St. Lucie and is scheduled to throw again Sunday, at which point the Mets will decide whether or not to place the 27-year-old right-hander on the disabled list. "He's a big piece of the puzzle, so he needs to do a little bit more of a full..." April 15

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    Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

    Terry Collins said Jacob deGrom will rejoin the Mets in Cleveland for the weekend series. If the lat issue... https://t.co/qPsQthl68k

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    Anthony DiComo @AnthonyDiComo

    UPDATE: #Mets will skip Jacob deGrom in the rotation. "It's improved, but not enough."

  • With wife expecting, deGrom exits game with lat tightness

    The Score "Jacob deGrom took to the mound against the Philadelphia Phillies with a lot on his mind in the New York Mets' home opener on Friday. Unlike his wife, he delivered. Prior to making the start, Mets manager Terry Collins announced he won't hesitate to remove deGrom from the home opener if his wife..." April 08

  • Mets' Jacob deGrom will leave Friday start if his wife goes into labor

    CBS New York "Jacob DeGrom might get the hook early Friday during the New York Mets home opener, not because he’s getting shelled, but because he’s about to be a father for the first time. CSB2’s Otis Livingston reported Thursday that the ace’s wife, Stacey DeGrom, is in Florida and expecting their son any..." April 08

  • DeGrom 'not concerned' as velocity lags

    Newsday "The spring training experience at Disney’s Wide World of Sports includes the gratuitous use of sound effects, seemingly one for each ballfield event, however mundane. There’s shattering glass for a foul ball to the screen and the ubiquitous sad trombone for strikeouts, the final note dragged out..." March 27

  • Who is the ace of the Mets: Matt Harvey or Jacob deGrom?

    ESPN New York "Matt Harvey drives a Maserati, was raised in Connecticut and hangs out with models at New York Rangers games. Jacob deGrom has a pickup truck with 40-inch wheels, grew up in rural Florida assisting on a neighbor’s cattle ranch, and is married and awaiting his first child, a son due April 5. The..." March 22

  • Mets' Jacob deGrom scratched with back stiffness

    ESPN "New York Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom has been scratched from Monday's Grapefruit League start in Lakeland against the Detroit Tigers with what the team described as back stiffness. DeGrom is not alarmed. He instead threw an equivalent number of pitches off a mound back at the team's complex..." March 14