- Name: Jacob deGrom
- Born: 06/19/1988 (32 years old)
Jacob Anthony deGrom (born June 19, 1988) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB). Prior to playing professionally, deGrom attended Stetson University and played college baseball for the Stetson Hatters.
Awards: 3× All-Star (2015, 2018, 2019), *All-MLB First Team (2019), * 2× NL Cy Young Award (2018, 2019), * NL Rookie of the Year (2014), * MLB ERA leader (2018), * NL strikeout leader (2019), MLB records:, * 30 straight starts allowing 3 runs or fewer, * Most consecutive strikeouts to start a game (8)
Birth Place: DeLand, Florida
Jacob deGrom quotes :
You'll hear 'Hippie,' or, 'Get a haircut.' I like it. I think it's funny because they think we've never heard that before. So, like, good one.Jacob deGrom