Rookie of the Year

Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field on August 29, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets’ DeGrom, Yankees’ Betances Are Rookie Of The Year Finalists

Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom, Cincinnati outfielder Billy Hamilton and St. Louis second baseman Kolten Wong are competing for NL Rookie of the Year.

11/05/2014

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Palladino: History Tells Us Team Success Should Follow DeGrom’s Likely ROY Award

If the writers anoint deGrom, the front office does the right thing and history holds steady, the Mets’ eight-year playoff drought might end.

10/22/2014

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Players Vote For DeGrom As Sporting News’ NL Rookie Of The Year

Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom has been named the Sporting News’ National League Rookie of the Year. The award was voted on by NL players.

10/20/2014

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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

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Kallet: Breaking Down The 5 Greatest Baseball Movies Of All-Time

Let’s look at the national pastime through the lens of entertainment, which is what baseball really should be about, anyway. Without further ado, I present to you my list of the greatest baseball moves of all-time.

01/22/2013

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Kyrie Irving Wins 2011-2012 NBA Rookie Of The Year Award

Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers was named the 2012 Rookie of the Year, beating out another point guard Ricky Rubio of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The ascent has been rapid for the 19-year-old former New Jersey high school player from St. Patrick’s who last year, due to an injury, played just 11 games as a freshman at Duke.

05/15/2012

Center fielder Andres Torres #56 of the New York Mets is congratulated by teammates after scoring a run during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on May 8, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Mets won 7-4. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

#MetsAreBetterThan Trending Nationwide On Twitter In Light Of Amazins’ Fast Start

On Thursday afternoon, #MetsAreBetterThan was trending nationwide, and it elicited a wide range of comments. Here were some of the responses.

05/10/2012

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Yankees’ Ivan Nova Looks To Bolster Rookie Of The Year Candidacy With 15th Win

Yankees fans want Ivan Nova to keep piling up victories for the Yankees — and for himself. The rookie right-hander looks to continue his impressive run of success Friday night when the Bombers host the Blue Jays.

WFAN–09/02/2011