Walker Homers Twice As Mets Clobber PiratesNeil Walker homered twice in his return to his hometown, Jacob deGrom gave New York's bullpen a needed rest and the Mets beat the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.
DeGrom Dominant As Mets Blank Angels To Snap 7-Game Losing StreakJacob deGrom dominated until dealing with discomfort in his throwing hand in the seventh, then escaped a no-out, bases-loaded jam that inning to help the New York Mets beat the Los Angeles Angels.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Daniel Murphy 'Slams' Former Team, While Gio Gonzalez Owns Citi FieldAfter beginning the season 7-3, the New York Mets have lost eight of their last nine games, including a three-game sweep by the Washington Nationals at Citi Field this past weekend.
Report: Stiff Neck Forces Jacob DeGrom Start To Be Delayed A DayThrough his first three outings this season, deGrom is 0-0 with a 1.89 ERA. He has struck out 22 batters and walked four.
Yelich, Stanton Homer In 8th As Mets Fall To Marlins 5-4The long balls spoiled a fine outing by the Mets' Jacob deGrom, who tied a career high with 13 strikeouts in seven innings and allowed two runs, both homers.
Keidel: Mets Should Do The Right Thing By Signing Noah Syndergaard, Jacob DeGrom To Long-Term DealsGet two aces for the price of one. And make the Mets competitive for the next five years, if not beyond.
SEE IT: Mets Minor-Leaguer's Car Wrapped In Plastic After He Parks In Jacob DeGrom's SpotJacob deGrom hilariously made his point with plastic wrap.
Coleman: Mets Rotation Off To Encouraging Start In Port St. LucieSteven Matz will be the final member of the Mets' expected rotation to toe the rubber and pitch his initial two innings Monday in Jupiter, Florida, against the Marlins. But it was a good several days for the young guns, even if the the numbers didn't always come out in their favor.
Collins Has Plan For Trying To Keep Mets Pitchers HealthyMaybe this will be the year that Mets fans finally see all five of their talented starting pitchers in the rotation at once.
Mets Avoid Arbitration With Harvey, DeGrom, Reed, D'ArnaudThe Mets reached 11th-hour deals Friday to avoid arbitration with starting pitchers Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom, reliever Addison Reed and catcher Travis d'Arnaud.
Palladino: DeGrom's Injury May Be The One That Pushes Mets Over EdgeMatt Harvey, Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom, Bartolo Colon, Steven Matz. Those were the five Mets who started the first five games of the season.
Mets' DeGrom Out For Sunday, Likely Out For Rest Of SeasonMets right-hander Jacob deGrom has been scratched from his scheduled start Sunday, and is unlikely to pitch again this season, because of an injury to the ulnar nerve in his right elbow.