- American League Outfield Player Watch: Jake Elmore
Two things stand out while highlighting Jake Elmore as the American League outfielder this week. First, it should be noted that Elmore does not yet have outfield eligibility. That is in the works
- Jacob's Climbing the Ladder
Like David Price and Wade Davis, Jacob McGee is yet another promising, young pitcher in the Rays system. However, the southpaw, like Davis, is finding Double-A to be a little bit more challenging
- Jacob deGrom Fearless Forecast
, the world at large is still underrating Jacob deGrom.
First off, I recommend you read this FanGraphs article from midsummer, detailing the changes he made to his pitching mechanics to make this "rags
- Jacob Turner and the Lost Fastball
The scouts were filling up the press box Tuesday night in Detroit. Two prospects took the mound for the Angels and the Tigers, Garrett Richards and Jacob Turner, with each presenting a possible trade
- Finding the Next Jacob deGrom
Look at the leaderboards and love Jacob deGrom. Love his flowing locks, love his luscious command, love his top-ten ranking. Love the fastball velocity he added, love the full arsenal. Love
- Jacob deGrom and Hitting the Wall
, and Harvey’s potential playoff availability in his first year back from Tommy John surgery. And, before the World Series started, Mets manager Terry Collins alluded to Jacob deGrom also feeling
- Why Jacob deGrom is for Real
one. But despite his mediocre minor league track record that fails to foreshadow the type of success he enjoyed during his Mets debut, Jacob deGrom is for real. Here's why:
He Possesses a Full
- A Reason For Pessimism About Jacob Turner
According to Keith Law, the Cubs have acquired Jacob Turner from the Marlins for "a couple of minor leaguers". Turner was a pretty high profile prospect a few years ago, is just 23
- 2015 Pod Projections: Jacob deGrom
commenters ask for advice when choosing between this Monday's Pod Projectionee, Carlos Carrasco, and today's choice, Jacob deGrom. You'll see when I unveil my full deGrom projection below, but it's a rather
- GIF: Jacob deGrom Hair Simulator
- Jacob's Ladder: Arrieta's Atypical Ascent
- Shoulder Woes Shelve Tigers Prospect Jacob Turner
for the fifth spot this spring. Right-hander Jacob Turner -- the team's top prospect and the 18th best prospect in baseball according to our own Marc Hulet -- was in the running for the job until the team shut
- JABO: Jacob deGrom Goes Full Pedro
that is already alongside some of the great starting pitchers in history -- went head to head versus Jacob deGrom, a leading National League Cy Young Award candidate and ace of the Mets staff.
- Jacob deGrom's Breakout Season in Eight Batters
I'd like to believe that Jacob deGrom started out as hair. Just hair. Over time, that hair grew into much more than just hair, eventually sprouting a full human figure and developing world-class
- Reviewing 2015 Pod Projections: Jacob deGrom
It's time for another Pod Projection review and today it's new top 10 starter Jacob deGrom. After a dominating performance during his 2014 rookie campaign that essentially came out of nowhere, we all
- Jacob deGrom, Sonny Gray Top Candidates for Extension
, like with Cory Luebke, the team gets very little in return. This spring, there is a great crop of young pitchers teams should be looking to lock up long term, led by Gerrit Cole, Jacob deGrom, and Sonny
- Jacob deGrom is a Strikeout Artist on Select Canvases
of the list after the first half he has put together, one that could land him in the All-Star Game if he can win the fan vote. The man just behind him with 19 strikeouts? He’s more of a surprise.
- Why Jacob deGrom is Better Than We Thought
During his minor league career, Jacob deGrom had a 3.62 ERA and struck out batters at about a league-average rate. Those are OK numbers, but without the context of his actual stuff
- Relative Waiver Wire: Steve Pearce, Jacob Turner
(concussion) and Lonnie Chisenhall. Pearce has bopped 15 bombs in 276 at-bats. Give him a shot.
SP Jacob Turner, Chicago Cubs
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Dave Cameron’s reaction to the Cubs
- Ryan Zimmerman, Jacob deGrom and Sitting on a Fastball
- Jacob Lamb & Brad Penny: Deep League Waiver Wire
to the end of the line in 2014, so let’s not waste any time looking at two deep-leaguers who could offer help in NL-only leagues.
Jacob Lamb / 3B / Arizona Diamondbacks
0% Yahoo / 0% ESPN / 9% CBS
- Jacob deGrom, Pitch-Tipping, and Last Night's Fifth Inning
good at this advance scouting stuff.
Fast forward to last night’s Game Two against the Mets. Starter Jacob deGrom gave up four runs in the fifth inning on a walk and five singles. Following the game