Jacob deGrom is one of the best young pitchers in baseball. Any major league general manager would love to have the New York Mets right-hander on his staff. According to Peter Gammons, that dream almost became a reality for Boston Red Sox GM Ben Cherington. A few years before deGrom became the National League Rookie of the Year, he was pitching for the St. Lucie Mets in the High...
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