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Mets rely on deGrom against Mariners
Jacob deGrom
Jacob deGrom is 3-5 with a 3.18 ERA through 12 starts with 72 strikeouts.
Seattle, WA (SportsNetwork.com) - Jacob deGrom will try to win a third straight start on Tuesday night as the New York Mets look to even their three-game set with the hosting Seattle Mariners.

The right-handed deGrom has given up one run over 14 innings while winning back-to-back starts for the first time in his young career. The rookie last pitched on July 13 versus Miami, allowing a run over seven frames and striking out eight.

The 26-year-old deGrom is 3-5 with a 3.18 earned run average through 12 starts with 72 strikeouts in his 73 2/3 innings. He will face a club from the American League for the first time.

For the Mariners, Erasmo Ramirez was recalled to make his first major league start since June 24.  Full Story