Jacob DeGrom

Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets pitches during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on September 3, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Mets Pitcher Jacob DeGrom Named NL Rookie Of The Month — Again

Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom has been named the National League Rookie of the Month for September. The right-hander previously won the award for July.

10/01/2014

Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets smiles as he walks off the mound in the sixth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Citi Field on Sept. 9, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins Off 2014 And Looking Ahead: ‘We’re Very, Very Close’

New York wrapped up its sixth straight losing season Sunday since moving into Citi Field, and one more would match the longest streak of futility in franchise history. But with a promising pitching staff, the Mets are talking big about 2015.

09/29/2014

Jacob deGrom pitches in the third inning at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mets Take Precautions, Shut Down Prized Right-Hander DeGrom

Manager Terry Collins said before New York’s game at the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night that deGrom “understands completely” the decision.

09/23/2014

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Jacob DeGrom Lobbying Mets For One Last Start

With the way he’s pitching, deGrom sees no reason to stop now even though New York might want to keep the Rookie of the Year candidate under 185 innings for the season.

09/22/2014

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Jacob DeGrom Makes Marlins Look Silly, Strengthens Rookie Of The Year Case

The rookie whiffed eight consecutive Miami Marlins to begin the game at Citi Field, matching the mark set by Jim Deshaies of the Houston Astros against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sept. 23, 1986.

09/16/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 15:  Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Miami Marlins on September 15, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

DeGrom Matches Strikeout Record, But Marlins Edge Mets 6-5

Jacob deGrom struck out his first eight batters to match a major league record before the Miami Marlins finally started making contact Monday night and rallied late for a 6-5 victory over the New York Mets.

09/16/2014

The New York Mets look on from the dugout against the Washington Nationals during the game at Citi Field on September 14, 2014. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

Dillon Gee has now made over 100 starts for the Mets, something only 22 other pitchers have done in club history.

09/15/2014

Jacob deGrom pitches in the third inning at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Kallet: Jacob DeGrom Should Be Your 2014 National League Rookie Of The Year

Assuming nothing drastic happens over the final two weeks of the season — such as deGrom allowing eight runs in consecutive starts — the right-hander should edge the speedy Hamilton.

09/15/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

DeGrom Dominant Through 8, Mets Blank Rockies 2-0

Jacob deGrom burnished his rookie of the year credentials by pitching three-hit ball for eight dominant innings, and the New York Mets held on to beat the Colorado Rockies 2-0 Tuesday night.

09/10/2014

Jacob deGrom pitches in the third inning at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mets’ DeGrom To Go On 15-Day DL; Montero To Fill In On Tuesday Vs. Nats

Rookie right-hander Jacob deGrom, who is 6-5 with a 2.87 ERA in 16 starts, will not make his scheduled start on Tuesday against the Nationals.

08/11/2014

Bryce Harper #34 congratulates Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals after Desmond hits a two-run home run in the second inning during a baseball game against the New York Mets on August 7, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Crushing Defeat: Mets Lose Heartbreaker On Harper Walk-Off In 13th

Bryce Harper’s two-run homer in the bottom of the 13th inning lifted Washington past the New York Mets 5-3 Thursday and gave the Nationals a season-high 4 1/2-game lead in the NL East.

08/08/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notebook: DeGrom’s Dominance, Disappointing Series And More

After suffering their first losing homestand since late May, the Mets go back on the road this week to take on the Nationals and Phillies.

08/05/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Mets’ DeGrom Named NL Rookie Of The Month

It’s not so far-fetched anymore. Mets starter Jacob deGrom is making a strong case for Rookie of the Year honors.

08/05/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Palladino: DeGrom Pitching Himself Into Next Season’s Stacked Rotation

Maybe it was a good thing Sandy Alderson didn’t pull the trigger on anything last Thursday. He might have been enticed to give up a young pitcher or two.

08/04/2014

Lucas Duda #21and Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets congratulate each other after both scored on a duoble by Wilmer Flores #4 in the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants on August 2, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

No-Hit Duel Into 7th, Mets’ DeGrom Tops SF’s Peavy

Jacob deGrom outpitched Jake Peavy in a tantalizing hitless duel that carried into the seventh inning Saturday night before the New York Mets broke loose and beat the Giants 4-2.

08/02/2014

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