Latest Jacob deGrom News

LEADING OFF: MLB eases protocols, Altuve on power tear

Jun. 18, 2021 03:32 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ EASING UP Major League Baseball has taken another big step in relaxing coronavirus regulations, allowing fully vaccinated players and staff to stop wearing masks in...

Slow poke: Hendricks wins 7th start in row, Cubs blank Mets

Jun. 17, 2021 23:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyle Hendricks is showing velocity isn't everything. Without throwing a single pitch that reached 90 mph, Hendricks flummoxed the Mets for six innings Thursday night to win his career-best seventh straight start and lead the Chicago Cubs over the New...

Mets' deGrom gets clean MRI on shoulder, no plans for IL

Jun. 17, 2021 20:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets relaxed after a night of worry: a scan of ace Jacob deGrom's shoulder showed no abnormalities. DeGrom left his second straight start with an arm injury, coming out after three perfect innings against the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night...

DeGrom pulled with shoulder issue from Mets' 6-3 win vs Cubs

Jun. 16, 2021 23:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A historic season is turning into a frustrating one for Jacob deGrom. The New York Mets ace was pulled from a second straight start with an arm injury, this time leaving after three perfect innings with right shoulder soreness, but the bullpen stepped up...

Mets' deGrom pulled with shoulder soreness amid another gem

Jun. 16, 2021 20:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets ace Jacob deGrom left his start Wednesday night with right shoulder soreness after three perfect innings, yet another injury scare for the two-time NL Cy Young Award winner amid a historic start to this season. One start after being pulled from a...

LEADING OFF: Diamondbacks can match dubious road record

Jun. 16, 2021 03:14 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ ENDLESS ROAD The beleaguered Arizona Diamondbacks have dropped 21 straight on the road, one short of the major league record. Arizona can match a...

Walker strikes out career-high 12 to lead Mets over Cubs 3-2

Jun. 16, 2021 00:13 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to pitching at Citi Field, Taijuan Walker has an even better record this year than Jacob deGrom. Walker struck out a career-high 12 and improved to 4-0 in six home starts, leading the New York Mets over the Chicago...

LEADING OFF: MLB crackdown coming, deGrom up, Glasnow down

Jun. 15, 2021 22:49 PM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors Wednesday: ___ GET A GRIP Now that Major League Baseball has detailed the coming crackdown on illegal substances, pitchers must get prepared to command their stuff without the same...

MLB-best Rays power past White Sox; Glasnow exits early

Jun. 15, 2021 00:20 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Austin Meadows, Brandon Lowe and Randy Arozarena homered, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Monday night for their fourth straight win. Tampa Bay improved to 43-24, 1 1/2 games ahead of the White Sox for the best record in the...

Trio of walkoffs helps Phillies move above .500

Jun. 14, 2021 03:33 AM EDT

On the surface, not much has changed in Philadelphia. The Phillies are hovering around .500 — the same place they've been for several years now. This past week provided a little more hope, however. The Phillies won three straight games in walkoff...