Jacob deGrom RUMORS & NEWS

  • Doctors to move deGrom's ulnar nerve to curb pain; his season is over

    ESPN "New York Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom will undergo season-ending surgery later this week to address a nerve issue in his pitching elbow. Doctors will move the ulnar nerve, which had been causing intermittent elbow discomfort as well as finger numbness. DeGrom expects a three-month recovery..." September 20

  • Jacob deGrom Shut Down For Season, likely needs surgery

    New York Daily News "The Mets made a stunning announcement on Saturday afternoon when they said it’s unlikely Jacob deGrom pitches again this season. GM Sandy Alderson said the Mets pitcher likely needs surgery to repair the ulnar nerve in his elbow. "I actually watched Jake's bullpen yesterday and it was..." September 17

  • Jacob deGrom to start Sunday; Mets aiming for 75-pitch workload

    ESPN "Jacob deGrom will make his much-anticipated return to the New York Mets' starting rotation Sunday to face the Minnesota Twins at Citi Field. DeGrom, who is 7-8 with a 3.04 ERA this season, hasn't pitched since Sept. 1, when he suffered a third loss in as many starts. He has been sidelined with..." September 17

  • Report: Jacob deGrom and Steven Matz could team up for a “piggyback” start on Sunday

    Hardball Talk "Rafael Montero lost his spot in the Mets’ starting rotation after another miserable start against the Nationals on Monday. With injured starters Jacob deGrom and Steven Matz working their way back, the Mets are considering a “piggyback” start on Sunday against the Twins if both are healthy enough..." September 14

  • Jacob deGrom could see relief stint with Mets this week

    Sportsnaut "The New York Mets’ pitching rotation might be getting an upgrade soon. Pending the results of a Monday bullpen session, Jacob deGrom could return to action in a matter of days." September 13

  • Mets' deGrom downplays weakened velocity

    New York Post "What’s a day without a crisis for the Mets? When Jacob deGrom exited after five nondescript innings Thursday at Citi Field, he waved for trainer Ray Ramirez as the pitcher left the dugout for the clubhouse. This season, take any Mets starter, add any medical personnel and usually the sum..." September 02

  • 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