My blog partner on deGrom and Tom Seaver, with a key bit of wisdom a lot of baseball fans of a certain age need to hear: "The instinct to protect a hero’s legacy shouldn’t activate against somebody you revel in rooting for to begin with." #Mets https://t.co/rUaQS9xyd0— Jason Fry (@jasoncfry) April 24, 2021
Jacob deGrom is putting up video game stats 🔥 pic.twitter.com/NJLlMBlZlm— MLB Stats (@MLBStats) April 23, 2021
Even the Nats Social Media team is tipping it's hat.
Updated numbers for Jake deGrom - which are ridiculous! 4 starts, 29 innings pitched. 1 earned run allowed. 50 strikeouts and just 3 walks! An ERA of 0.31! @JonHeyman - these are Gibson, Seaver - dare I say, Koufax numbers! #Mets @Mets— Bruce Beck (@BruceBeck4NY) April 24, 2021
Our Catching Feeling with John Saponaro host John Saponaro
Sometimes you've just gotta tip your cap.— Washington Nationals (@Nationals) April 24, 2021
FINAL // Nats 0, Mets 6 pic.twitter.com/Bi0Re8wPhV
I meannnnn... that was maybe the best pitching performance of our generation. pic.twitter.com/AH0PasQFVh— John Saponaro (@JohnSaponaro) April 24, 2021