Jacob DeGrom

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

Bartolo Colon (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images), Matt Harvey (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

WFAN’s Carton: Mets ‘Have Taken Away The Joy Of Opening Day’

Fans of the Mets, having endured years of futility, are heading into the 2015 season with more hope than they’ve had in a long, long time. And who better to ring in the campaign than … Bartolo Colon?

03/24/2015

Matt Harvey (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins On Fuss Over Rotation: ‘Matt Harvey Doesn’t Really Care’

“It’s just one start,” Mets manager Terry Collins said Monday after announcing Bartolo Colon would start opening day. “I know it’s a big deal to a lot of people. To me it’s not.”

03/24/2015

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets swings at a pitch during the third inning of 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)

Mets’ Offense Keeps Rolling, Cuddyer Homers Again In Blowout Win

Mat Latos gave up seven hits in an eight-run second inning, and the New York Mets routed the Miami Marlins 12-3 Monday.

03/23/2015

Bartolo Colon (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Colon, DeGrom Reportedly Get Nods For Mets’ Openers; Harvey No. 3

It looks like the Amazin’s are putting age before Harvey.

03/23/2015

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets slides safely into third base during the third inning of a spring training game against the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Park at Fenway South on March 16, 2015 in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

DeGrom Dominates, Allows 1 Hit In 5 Innings As Mets Edge Marlins

Wearing a bright green cap along with his royal-blue-and-orange jersey on St. Patrick’s Day, Jacob deGrom allowed one hit in five scoreless innings Tuesday to help the Mets beat a Marlins’ split squad 6-4.

03/17/2015

Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets swings at a pitch during the second 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)

Grandy, Cuddyer Go Yard As Mets Edge Nationals In Slugfest

Curtis Granderson and Michael Cuddyer hit solo home runs in the New York Mets’ 11-9 win over the Washington Nationals on Thursday.

03/13/2015

Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets steals second base when the throw to Alberto Callaspo #1 the Atlanta Braves was wide during a spring training game at Tradition Field on March 7, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. The Mets defeated the Braves 3-1. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

DeGrom Efficient In 3 Innings, Mets Beat Braves

NL Rookie of the Year Jacob deGrom was efficient Saturday, needing just 27 pitches to get through three innings in the New York Mets’ 3-1 win over the Atlanta Braves in a split-squad game.

03/07/2015

The Mets’ Zack Wheeler pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field on July 30, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Strongly Considering Giving Wheeler The Ball On Opening Day

The Mets’ pitching staff is loaded, so who will get the ball on opening day when the Amazin’s take on the division-rival Nationals on April 6?

02/24/2015

Matt Harvey (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Pitchers And Catchers: Optimism Returns Along With Harvey

There’s a different vibe this year in Port St. Lucie. Some are already picking New York as their dark horse in the NL East. Why? It’s all about that ace.

02/19/2015

Retired Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter appears on Topps' Sy Berger set (credit: Topps)

Schwartz: Topps Honors Jeter, Berger In 2015 Baseball Card Sets

One man was responsible for bringing joy to generations of kids and collectors. The other was responsible for bringing joy to Yankees fans of all ages for 20 years.

02/03/2015

Derek Jeter hits a game-winning single in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

WATCH: 10 Memorable NY/NJ Sports Moments From 2014

Bye, Rex Ryan. Hello, Odell Beckham. Let’s take a look at the good, bad and everything in between of this year in local sports.

12/31/2014

Tom Seaver (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

A Look Back At The 5 Rookies Of The Year In Mets History

In honor of Jacob deGrom being named the National League Rookie of the Year, we take a look at the five Mets who’ve claimed that title throughout the franchise’s history.

11/12/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Jacob DeGrom: Mets ‘Should Be Able To Make It To The Playoffs Next Year’

“I think we should be able to make it to the playoffs next year, and hopefully get to the World Series,” the 26-year-old told reporters on Tuesday.

11/12/2014

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