Latest Jacob Rhame News

LEADING OFF: Kluber's broken forearm checked, Ohtani eager

May. 2, 2019 2:21 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: KLUBER HURT Indians ace Corey Kluber will be re-evaluated in Cleveland, a day after a line drive in Miami broke his right forearm. There was no early word on how long the two-time AL Cy Young Award winner would be out. The right-hander was put in a cast after...

Mets activate Jacob deGrom from injured list

Apr. 26, 2019 5:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom was activated from the 10-day injured list and was set to start Friday's series opener against the Milwaukee Brewers. The NL Cy Young Award winner reported soreness in his throwing elbow last week after going 0-2 with a 9.00 ERA in his last two starts. The...

LEADING OFF: Vladdy Jr. debuts, La Tortuga gets his night

Apr. 26, 2019 2:12 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: IT'S TIME Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is set to make his big league debut with the Toronto Blue Jays against the Oakland Athletics. The son of Hall of Famer Vladimir Guerrero ripped through the minor leagues with a .331 average and .945 OPS over three-plus seasons....

Mets' Rhame suspended 2 games for pitches near Hoskins' head

Apr. 25, 2019 6:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mets right-hander Jacob Rhame has been suspended for two games for sailing two fastballs over the head of Rhys Hoskins during a tense series with the Phillies. The commissioner's office also fined Rhame on Thursday for what it said were intentional near-beanings. The suspension is...

Hoskins taunts Rhame after near-beanings, Phils top Mets 6-0

Apr. 25, 2019 12:18 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rhys Hoskins fired up the engines of an NL East rivalry by cooling down his jets after a memorable homer. A night after getting buzzed twice by high fastballs from Jacob Rhame, Hoskins got the ultimate revenge with a ninth-inning homer and taunted the New York Mets reliever with a slow jog...

Wheeler homers, strikes out 11 as Mets rout Phillies 9-0

Apr. 23, 2019 11:13 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Power pitching, that's what the New York Mets hope to get from Zack Wheeler. But power hitting? Wheeler connected for his first major league home run and struck out 11 in seven sharp innings as the Mets handed the Philadelphia Phillies their fifth loss in six games, 9-0 on Tuesday night....

Mikolas leads Cardinals with arm and bat, beats Mets 10-2

Apr. 20, 2019 6:51 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — With his best fastball command this season, Miles Mikolas showed his All-Star form of last year. Mikolas allowed four hits in eight innings and also drove in two runs, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the New York Mets 10-2 on Saturday. "Miles is our opening day starter, and that's...

Arrieta pitches into 9th, Phillies hold off Mets 3-2

Apr. 17, 2019 4:57 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jake Arrieta looks like an ace again. Arrieta pitched neatly into the ninth inning, Scott Kingery and Cesar Hernandez hit solo homers and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday. Hector Neris blew a 95 mph fastball past Keon Broxton with a 3-2 count and the bases...