Of all the wild stats Jacob deGrom posted on Sunday night, this is by far the wildest
But it wasn’t just his defense that got the job done. Stepping to the plate in the top of the fourth with runners on first and second, deGrom delivered an RBI single to right to put the Mets up 3-0. It was the seventh hit in eight starts for deGrom, who has now scored or driven in a run in six of those eight. The hit brought his batting average to .450 on the season and has him pacing ahead of Francisco Lindor in batting war.