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Strikeout after strikeout, it whipped behind Jacob deGrom as he sliced through the Miami Marlins' lineup. Yes, the rookie has rock-star hair.
"I'm excited for him. He's a tremendous guy," Collins said. "I'm glad he's gotten another chance and he's made the most of it.
Chances are, this will be yet another losing season for the Mets, their sixth straight, with the club four below .500 with 14 games remaining following Friday night's 4-3 victory over their season-long tormentors from Washington. But this does not necessarily equate to a lost season.
Mets third baseman David Wright's rotator cuff issues put him in the dugout for the remainder of the season. Mets third baseman David Wright's rotator cuff issues put him in the dugout for the remainder of the season; this is a common area of injury in athletes, a New York sports medicine physician says.
Jacob deGrom, John Franco and Daniel Murphy visit with the family of James Leahy, a member of the 6th precinct in the towers who was killed on Sept. 11, 2001.
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The Washington Nationals have seized control of the National League East , but they have one last major obstacle to navigate when they kick off an 11-game road trip with the opener of a four-game series at the New York Mets on Thursday. The Nationals hold an eight-game division lead over Atlanta after taking two of three from the Braves and are in a virtual tie with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the best record in the NL.
The Mets open a four-game series against the Nationals on Thursday at Citi Field at 7:10 p.m. ET. Bartolo Colon will get the start for the Mets, opposed by Tanner Roark for Washington.
The Mets , despite getting only five hits all game, managed to sweep the Rockies , defeating the latter 2-0 in tonight's contest. Eric Young Jr., facing his former team, was responsible for three of those hits, and drove in the only run the Mets needed on a triple in the second inning.
Not scoring runs the way they want to, the Mets are considering moving in the fences yet again at Citi Field. The state-of-the-art stadium has afforded its tenants few advantages during its six-year existence.
Adam LaRoche had two early RBI singles and Jayson Werth had an RBI and two runs scored Tuesday as the Washington Nationals built an early five-run lead and held on to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 for the second straight win in the series. LaRoche, Washington's first baseman, had an RBI single during a four-run fourth and also drove in a run in the second.
The big news of the day was that the Mets have shut down David Wright for the rest of the season due to his lingering shoulder injury. Get well, David! With Wright out, should the Mets move Daniel Murphy to third base in order to play Dilson Herrera at second? Could the Mets move the walls in at Citi Field again? The organization is considering it and it'd probably serve to benefit Curtis Granderson , among others on the roster.
On the night when the Mets announced David Wright would miss the rest of the season with shoulder inflammation, Jacob deGrom provided a glimmer of hope for the future with eight stellar innings. Jacob deGrom has been a revelation this season, putting up numbers that give him serious claims on this year's National League Rookie of the Year.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 02:27 am
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