Select Page

Tag: mets

Why Jacob deGrom is Superior to Gerrit Cole

Reading Time: 2 minutesThere has been an ongoing debate about who the best pitcher in baseball is. Is it the red-hot Gerrit Cole, or the back-to-back Cy Young winner Jacob deGrom? Cole debuted in 2013 for the Pittsburgh Pirates and saw some success in their pitch to contact era. Then in 2017, he had a rough season where he let his tempers flare and was rattled a lot and pitched to a 4.26 era. Then in the trade to the Houston Astros he took off. The stuff was always there, but Houston is great at pitching development. In 412.2...

Read More

With Zack Wheeler Gone, Where Does this Leave the Mets?

Reading Time: 2 minutesZack Wheeler is moving on from the Big Apple to go join the Mets’ rival in Philadelphia. Ken Rosenthal reports that the Phillies have signed Wheeler to a 5 year contract worth $118 million. Wheeler is 29 and has only pitched 750 innings. Wheeler was acquired by the Mets in 2013 for current manager Carlos Beltran, and has pitched his entire major league career for the Mets. The Mets were expected to be in on him, but did not have enough money to retain his services. Despite the Phillies signing the righty; the Mets do receive...

Read More