Jacob deGrom RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mets' deGrom won't cut off signature hair

    The Score "Jacob deGrom's locks aren't going anywhere. The New York Mets flame-throwing right-hander told Kristie Ackert of New York Daily News he won't cut off his long hair, maintaining the signature look that's grown on Mets fans. In late October, the 27-year-old said he was getting rid of his mane..." November 06

  • Jacob deGrom will cut off his glorious hair after the World Series

    Yahoo! Sports "Any baseball team that makes the World Series sacrifices quite a bit in order to be there. For example, the New York Mets lost Ruben Tejada to an injury, and have decided to test the limits of Matt Harvey's surgically-repaired arm on their push to win a championship. The team's biggest loss,..." October 28

  • World Series 2015: deGrom drops stunner, says he's cutting his signature locks

    Sporting News "In today’s edition of unimportant news that everyone will be talking about the rest of the day, Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom delivered this stunning revelation: He’s getting a haircut. Let’s repeat that. Jacob deGrom is getting a haircut. "It's driving me nuts," he said during his press..." October 27

  • Jacob deGrom to start Game 1 of the World Series

    Hardball Talk "Buster Olney reports that Jacob deGrom will get the start in Game 1 of the World Series for the New York Mets. It’s not deGrom’s turn, but five days off allows Terry Collins to arrange his rotation however he likes. Following deGrom will be Noah Syndergaard in Game 2, Matt Harvey in Game 3 and..." October 23

  • Greinke, deGrom set for historic matchup in Game 5

    Sporting News "So, you thought Jake Arrieta vs. Gerrit Cole was a good pitching matchup in the National League wild-card game? That was nothing. Jacob deGrom and Zack Greinke will square off on the mound at Dodger Stadium on Thursday night in Game 5 of the National League Division Series (8 p.m. ET, TBS),..." October 14

  • Unreal deGrom outduels Kershaw in Mets’ Game 1 statement

    New York Post "These were “dodgers” — lower-case “d” in honor of their master Friday night. Jacob deGrom was better than Clayton Kershaw and maybe better than any pitcher in Mets history in a postseason game. The Dodgers couldn’t touch the 27-year-old righty, allowing the Mets to embrace the fact they didn’t..." October 10

  • Jacob deGrom is proof Mets are handling Matt Harvey perfectly

    New York Post "There are lessons to be learned from the Matt Harvey Experience and all the Mets have to do is look back at Jacob deGrom, who is lined up to start Game 1 of the NLDS. DeGrom missed the 2011 season after Tommy John surgery following the 2010 season. In 2012, deGrom pitched 111 ¹/₃ minor..." September 23

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    Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

    Terry Collins says Jacob deGrom coming back in five days, so sounds like Sunday vs. Cincinnati

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    Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

    Terry Collins said they won't definitely skip Jacob deGrom this month -- may just push back partial turn. Still on track for Tuesday though.

  • Report: Sox were close to trading for deGrom in 2012

    CSN New England "Eduardo Rodriguez made his MLB debut earlier this season. Brian Johnson is making his MLB debut Tuesday night. At this rate, Henry Owens may make his MLB debut later this season. But what if the Sox had another young pitching stud on their roster in Jacob deGrom? No, they aren't in talks to..." July 22

  • Jacob deGrom, coming off Rookie of Year season, wants to skip sophomore slump

    New York Daily News "He may have a trophy proving he is no longer a rookie, but Jacob deGrom was not hiding the fact he felt like one on Monday. The 26-year-old righthander and the 2014 National League Rookie of the Year was all smiles as he walked around the clubhouse. “Opening Day. My first one,” he said. “I..." April 08

  • Bartolo Colon, Jacob deGrom to get opening honors

    ESPN New York "Bartolo Colon will start for the New York Mets on Opening Day against the Washington Nationals in D.C., with Jacob deGrom slated to get the home opener a week later, organization sources told ESPN.com. The Mets plan to announce their full rotation on Monday. However, sources told ESPN.com..." March 23

  • White Sox Abreu, Mets' deGrom named Rookies of Year

    MLB.com "The Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year Awards were announced on Monday, with White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu the unanimous selection in the American League and Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom taking home the honor in the NL. Abreu is the first White Sox winner since Ozzie Guillen in 1985...." November 11

  • Sporting News MLB awards 2014: Mets' Jacob deGrom voted top NL rookie

    Sporting News "Jacob deGrom, a ninth-round draft pick in 2010 and No. 10 prospect in the Mets’ organization heading into 2014 according to Baseball America, is Sporting News' National League Rookie of the Year after a season that was as dominating as it was surprising. And that’s saying something, because..." October 20

  • Mets to shut down Jacob deGrom

    ESPN New York "The New York Mets will shut down NL Rookie of the Year candidate Jacob deGrom before his final start, an organizational source said. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson is expected to announce the decision Tuesday, with the club imposing an innings cap on the 26-year-old right-hander, the..." September 23

  • DeGrom throws bullpen session, eyes Sat. return

    ESPN New York "Jacob deGrom is ready to start Saturday. The rookie right-hander took the next step toward a return from the disabled list when he threw to hitters before Tuesday night’s game against the Oakland A’s. This followed a 20-pitch bullpen session Sunday, the same day he missed his second straight..." August 20

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    New York Mets @Mets

    The #Mets place RHP Dillon Gee on the 15-Day DL, retroactive to May 11, with a strained right lat. RHP Jacob deGrom will start tomorrow.