Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports After winning five straight, the Mets sit atop the National League East with a 16-13 record. But it wasn’t all good news as Jacob deGrom left Sunday’s start with right side tightness.
Taking the mound for the first time in eleven games on Sunday afternoon, New York Mets righty Jacob deGrom left his start against the Arizona Diamondbacks with head athletic trainer Brian Chicklo after five innings of one run ball.
On May 11, 1972, the Mets made a trade with the San Francisco Giants to bring a legend back to where he began his career, when they acquired Willie Mays for pitcher Charlie Williams and cash ($50,000).
A quick review of how the Mets’ pitchers fared over the past week. For the second week in a row, there is no red to be found anywhere on the pitching meter, which is a testament to how well Jeremy Hefner’s staff has pitched.
Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The New York Mets are covering their nut. After signing superstar shortstop Francisco Lindor to a 10-year, $341 million deal, the Mets have finalized a two-year, $50 million insurance policy to go along with his hefty contract, per source.
Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports The New York Mets’ off-day brought good news and bad news on Monday afternoon. First, we have the bad news: ace pitcher Jacob deGrom is headed to the 10-day injured list with right side tightness, per SNY‘s Andy Martino.
New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom will be placed on the 10-day injured list due to right side tightness, the team announced Monday. There were fortunately no concerning issues found on the MRI, but he will remain out to be safe...
A quick review of how the Mets’ position players fared over the past week. Mere hours after last week’s position player meter was published, the Mets fired hitting coach Chili Davis and assistant hitting coach Tom Slater.
The final game between the New York Mets and Arizona Diamondbacks felt like it would never come to an end. After Jacob deGrom left early with an injury, manager Luis Rojas found a way to piece together the final 12 outs and get the Mets a 4-2 win.
Any premature departure for the two-time NL Cy Young Award winner would cause concern, but it’s especially alarming to see deGrom pulled after he was scratched from his previous start with right lat inflammation.