Tag Archive | Dwight Gooden

Mets RHP Jacob deGrom Named to NL All-Star Team

Major League Baseball announced on July 8 that RHP Jacob deGrom was named to the 2018 National League All-Star team. DeGrom was elected on the Player Ballot. The 89th All-Star Game will take place on Tuesday, July 17 in Washington, D.C.   DeGrom, 30, was named to his second All-Star team. He was also an […]

St John’s MBB Coach Chris Mullin Joins Celebrity Lineup for ‘True Blue’ Softball Game

St. John’s Head Coach Chris Mullin will be part of an all-star roster for the Boomer & Carton and New York Yankees ‘True Blue’ celebrity softball game on June 3 at Yankee Stadium benefiting the families of fallen NYPD officers Brian Moore, Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu. “I am humbled to be part of the ‘True Blue’ […]

Mets Jacob deGrom Named NL Rookie of the Year

Mets righthanded pitcher Jacob deGrom was named the 2014 National League Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA) on Monday. Jacob, 26, made 22 starts and won the NL Rookie Triple Crown leading NL rookies in strikeouts (144), ERA (2.69) and tying for the league lead with nine […]

Long Island Ducks Open Three-Game Series versus Southern Maryland

The Long Island Ducks (70-58) return back to Bethpage Ballpark for a huge three-game series against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs on September 9. After winning four of the seven against Sugar Land, the Ducks will hope to continue to regain steam in the gain ground in the Atlantic League Playoff Race. The Ducks who are […]

Mets to hold Charity Softball Game on June 18

Fans of the Mets and those helping out a great cause will have a once in a lifetime opportunity to do something special on June 18, as the team will be holding a charity softball game with proceeds going to the Fisher House Foundation. Forty lucky fans will have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play a […]

Mets Announce 2013 Promotional Schedule

The New York Mets announced on Thursday the promotional schedule for the 2012 season at Citi Field. The team is planning on giving away nearly 400,000 items to fans of all ages highlighted by the All-Star Bobblehead Series featuring Ron Darling (April 21), John Franco (May 25), David Wright (June 30), Dwight Gooden (July 21) […]

Dickey wins NL Cy Young Award

Knuckleball pitcher R.A. Dickey ascended a different type of mountain on Wednesday as the New York Mets starting pitcher was named the recipient of the 2012 Cy Young Award. The 38-year-old became the third Met to achieve the feat, joining Tom Seaver (1969, ’73, ’75) and Dwight Gooden (’85). R.A. who started 2012 by climbing […]