Jacob DeGrom

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24: Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets reacts in the third inning against the New York Yankees on April 24, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets 11 Game Streak Ends In The Bronx, Yanks Take Subway Series Opener 6-1

Michael Pineda used a biting slider while pitching impressively into the eighth inning to help the New York Yankees end the crosstown rival Mets’ 11-game winning streak.

04/24/2015

Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets salutes the fans as he is pulled from the game in the seventh inning against the Philadelphia Phillies during Opening Day on April 13, 2015 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mets Poised To Convince The Non-Believers That They Do, Indeed, Own N.Y.

You may not always agree with Mike Francesa, but the baritone bard of New York City sports is spot-on about one thing: the Subway Series was planned by a blind man.

04/24/2015

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets’ Bobblehead Curse Is Going, Going…

No more bobbleheads. On May 2, “Gold’s Horseradish” will hand out garden gnomes in the image of Jacob deGrom. What else could be behind the Mets’ shift in fortunes?

04/24/2015

Kevin Plawecki #22 and Michael Cuddyer #23 of the New York Mets celebrate after defeating the Atlanta Braves 7-1 during a game at Citi Field on April 21, 2015. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Mets — Not The Yankees — Are The Core Of The Big Apple

The Mets — yes, your 11-3 Mets — are indeed the core of the Big Apple. They are younger, hungrier and better.

04/22/2015

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets is met by manager Terry Collins after scoring in the fourth inning against the Miami Marlins during their game at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

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

The New York Mets will continue their best-ever first homestand this week after beginning their home schedule with seven straight wins for the first time in club history.

04/20/2015

Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies during Opening Day on April 13, 2015 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

DeGrom Dazzles As Mets Edge Phillies In Home Opener At Citi Field

Jacob deGrom pitched into the seventh inning, Juan Lagares drove in a run with an infield single and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Monday to win their home opener.

04/14/2015

Fans line up to enter Citi Field before the Mets' home opener on April 13, 2015. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Mets, Fans Celebrate Home Opener At Citi Field

Die-hard Mets fans showed up at Citi Field around 9 a.m., four hours before Monday’s game against the Phillies.

04/13/2015

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Al Dukes Performs His Jacob DeGrom ‘Rock Block’

With Jacob deGrom taking the mound at Citi Field for the Mets’ home opener against the Phillies, Al Dukes spent a good portion of his weekend putting pen to paper.

WFAN–04/13/2015

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Boomer & Carton: Starting A 7-Hour Program With The Comforts Of Home

Jacob deGrom will get the start in the Mets’ home opener and Boomer and Craig got things rolling Monday morning by talking about the reigning NL Rookie of the Year.

WFAN–04/13/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 08: David Wright #5 of the New York Mets walks off the field after being doubled off at first base for the third out of the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on April 8, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Nationals won 2-1. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Zimmerman’s 2-Run Shot The Difference As Nats Edge Mets

Jordan Zimmermann didn’t quite pick up where he left off in 2014, when he threw a no-hitter to close the regular season, but he only allowed one run in six innings Wednesday night.

04/09/2015

Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets throws a first-inning pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on July 2, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Wright, deGrom Lead Mets To 5-0 Win Over Rangers

Jacob deGrom pitched four sharp innings in his final spring tuneup, David Wright had a perfect night at the plate and the New York Mets shut down the Texas Rangers for a 5-0 victory Friday.

04/03/2015

Curtis Granderson poses for a picture with a fan prior to a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field on March 20, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Palladino: Young-Gun Mets In Position To Take Over City

No one can guarantee it will ever happen. These are the Mets, after all. But the foundation exists. The Yanks have left the door wide open.

04/03/2015

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Boomer & Carton: Jacob DeGrom Garden Gnomes And More

While discussing the clever promotion, Boomer and Craig veered off a little and the discussion concluded with a fictitious Mt. Rushmore being constructed.

WFAN–04/02/2015

Bartolo Colon (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Palladino: Colon Just As Good An Opening Day Choice As Harvey

If the Mets expect to be relevant this year, Matt Harvey will pitch plenty of pressure games. Opening Day is not one of them. It’s just one of 162.

03/25/2015

Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets greets teammates in the dugout during the third inning of a spring training game against the Miami Marlins at Roger Dean Stadium on March 11, 2015 in Jupiter, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Mets’ Matt Harvey: I Understand Why I’m Not Starting Opening Day

Matt Harvey says he understands the New York Mets’ rationale in not starting him on opening day.

03/24/2015

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