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Sport MLB wrap: Mets get walk-off win, but again give Jacob deGrom no support

06:15  12 july  2018
06:15  12 july  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

Jacob deGrom scratched for Friday start vs. Marlins

  Jacob deGrom scratched for Friday start vs. Marlins Jacob deGrom is 5-3 with a 1.69 ERA in 16 starts this season.Manager Mickey Callaway told reporters before New York's matchup with the Marlins, his ace would miss his scheduled start due to "family issues.

deGrom shines again in no-decision. Bautista mashes walk - off grand slam. The Mets fell to 2-8 in Jacob deGrom 's past 10 games on Wednesday despite the right-hander posting an 0.87 ERA over that span.

MLB .TV Supported Devices. walk - off . hitting. With a 6-3 lead in the bottom of the eighth, Mets righty Jacob Rhame relinquished three singles as the Braves quickly loaded the bases with no outs. The Yankees have had discussions with the Mets about Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard and

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The Mets defeated the Phillies 3-0 Wednesday on a three-run, walk-off home run by Brandon Nimmo in the bottom of the 10th inning.

After the two teams went more than nine innings without scoring a run, Nimmo stepped up and jacked one over the fence. It was New York's fourth hit of the game.

The last three Mets' home wins have come by walk-off home runs (José Bautista June 26, Wilmer Flores July 6 and Nimmo Wednesday).

Jacob deGrom started for the Mets, tossing eight scoreless innings with seven strikeouts. But once again he received little, and in this case, zero run support.

Jacob deGrom expresses frustration after Mets finish one of worst months in franchise history

  Jacob deGrom expresses frustration after Mets finish one of worst months in franchise history The Mets had such a bad month of June they now have the worst record in the National League."I'm frustrated," deGrom told reporters, via MLB.com. "I'm tired of losing, to be honest.

While New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom continues to dazzle, his team is giving him little to no support . Regardless, the Mets once again are a frustrating and mediocre team that continue to find new ways to lose games as they flirt with the .500 line as the 2018 MLB season hits its two-month mark.

Braves make OD history in walk - off win . Markakis' 3-run HR follows team's biggest Opening Day comeback on record. Will Yankees give into Mets ' deGrom demands?

deGrom currently sits 5-4 with a 1.68 ERA this season, making him a National League Cy Young candidate. But he has won just one of his last 10 starts despite allowing just 13 runs in 72 innings during that time.

Teams hoping to contend for a World Series this season and beyond would surely love to add deGrom to their rosters, and it may be time for the Mets to cash in.

Stud of the Night

Chis Sale struck out 12 batters in seven shutout innings leading the Red Sox to their ninth straight win with a 4-2 victory over the Rangers. Sale is now 10-4 with a 2.23 ERA.

Yankees starter Sonny Gray tossed six shutout innings with eight strikeouts in a 9-0 win over the Orioles. Gray has been awful this season (5.46 ERA), but he could hit his stride during the second half like he did last year with New York.

Noah Syndergaard injury update: Rehab start set for Sunday, could return by All-Star break

  Noah Syndergaard injury update: Rehab start set for Sunday, could return by All-Star break The hard-throwing right hander hasn't pitched since May 25 because of a strained ligament in his right index finger.The hard-throwing right hander, who hasn't pitched since May 25 because of a strained ligament in his right index finger, is scheduled to make a rehab start Sunday for the Mets' Single-A Brooklyn Cyclones.

Quickly. Jacob deGrom is the best pitcher in the National League this season, but his own team can't figure out how to get him a win . And it’s the Mets ’ sixth loss of the year with deGrom on the mound— again , despite that aforementioned 1.52 ERA, which is second lowest in all of baseball

Support . Log Out. Get the news. NEW YORK - The trainer’s room at Citi Field is getting a little crowded. But then again , that’s the status quo in Flushing. However, the one person the Mets never want to see in the trainer’s room is ace Jacob deGrom .

Rays first baseman C.J. Cron collected three hits including his 18th home run and three RBIs in a 4-2 win over the Tigers. Cron, now slashing .253/.326/.475 is enjoying a career year as an every-day player.

Dud of the Night

Reds starting pitcher Tyler Mahle allowed seven runs (five earned) in just 2 1/3 innings in a 19-4 loss to the Indians. Seven Cleveland hitters had multi-hit games and seven had multiple RBIs. Mahle led the charge in Cincinnati's struggle from the mound.

Highlight

Buster Posey's third hit of the game was a walkoff in a 5-4, 13-inning win against the Cubs:

What's Next

Diamondbacks (51-41) at Rockies (46-45) 3:10 p.m. ET — Two teams trying to earn postseason bids in the loaded National League. Arizona will send struggling Robbie Ray (3-1, 5.23 ERA) to the mound to face off against Kyle Freeland (8-6, 3.18 ERA). The Diamondbacks have recently righted the ship after losing six of seven games.

Jacob deGrom's agent blasts Mets for not paying him .
Brodie van Wagenen said the Mets need to "seriously consider trade opportunities now" if they don't work out a long-term deal with deGrom.Brodie van Wagenen said deGrom would prefer to stay in New York with the club, but the stalled negotiations have him thinking of his future elsewhere.

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