Jacob deGrom RUMORS & NEWS

  • Even Jacob deGrom has hit a rough patch for floundering Mets

    New York Post "Jacob deGrom usually owns the sunlight hours, but maybe the partly cloudy conditions at Great American Ball Park could explain his lackluster Thursday. In a rare daytime misstep, the right-hander scuffled over six innings in the Mets’ 7-2 loss to the Reds. DeGrom, who entered with a career..." August 31

  • Jacob DeGrom Suffers Triceps Injury After Being Hit by Line Drive vs. Phillies

    Bleacher Report "New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom exited Thursday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies after being hit by a line drive in the seventh inning, MLB.com's Anthony DiComo reported. DiComo later reported deGrom suffered a bruised right triceps and x-rays were negative. DeGrom..." August 11

  • Mets should let a Jacob deGrom trade offer blow them away

    New York Post "You own a house. You love the house. It is the keeper, the one you bought with the plan to raise a family there. But you also paid attention in Economics 101 the day the professor mentioned that when supply is low and demand is high, prices soar. Now, this scenario is playing out in your..." July 17

  • Mets say they won't trade Jacob deGrom, instantly say they may trade him

    Sporting News "Leave it to the Mets to frustrate every single person that cares about major league baseball. With trade rumors flying around that the Astros are zeroing in on the lofty goal that is Mets ace Jacob deGrom, GM Sandy Alderson was quick to dispel the possibility that Florida native could be on..." July 15

  • Which Astros prospects could Mets demand for Jacob deGrom?

    Newark Star-Ledger "When opportunity knocks, it makes sense to answer. As the second half of the season begins, the Mets will begin a crucial stretch of games that will likely determine how general manager Sandy Alderson acts at the July 31 MLB trade deadline. Barring something drastic, the Mets profile as a..." July 14

  • Astros continue to have interest in Jacob deGrom

    Sportress of Blogitude "With the MLB trade deadline fast approaching, expect rumors and speculation to ramp up significantly. And it looks like arguably the best team in baseball is looking to make a big splash before the July 31 deadline. The Houston Astros (60-29) own the second-best record in baseball and already..." July 12

  • Jacob deGrom thriving after getting tip from John Smoltz

    New York Post "The rest of the Mets can learn from Jacob deGrom. When he had his issues this season, he fixed them the old-fashioned way. He worked and worked to get it right. “He’s a workaholic,” manager Terry Collins said. “Worked hard at fixing the things that needed to be fixed. It paid off. He studied..." June 25

  • MLB trade rumors: Houston Astros after Mets' Jacob deGrom?

    Newark Star-Ledger "As the Mets crumble, it's time to look forward to the trade deadline in Queens. While general manager Sandy Alderson hasn't put up the 'FOR SALE' sign quite yet, the Mets should seriously think about marketing players in a trade deadline sell off. The usual suspects--veterans, soon-to-be free..." June 23

  • Mets scratch deGrom with rain threatening NY

    MLB.com "Concerned that rainy Queens weather would impact his start, the Mets scratched Jacob deGrom from his Thursday outing against the Padres at Citi Field. Rafael Montero will start in deGrom's place. DeGrom has no physical issues, according to manager Terry Collins. But the team did not want him to..." May 25

  • Jacob deGrom scratched due to a stiff neck

    Hardball Talk "Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom was scheduled to start tonight against the Washington Nationals, but he’s been pushed to Saturday because he is dealing with a stiff neck. Matt Harvey will pitch in his place. It won’t be short rest for Harvey, though, because the Mets were off on Monday. If they hadn’t..." April 21