The Mets placed Jacob deGrom on bereavement/family medical emergency situation leave due to issues with newborn kid, Jaxson. Mets Supervisor Terry Collins said he wasnt certified to provide specifics nevertheless said deGrom will remain in Florida with his child and his wife, Stacey. He did call it a real-life situation.

Jaxson was born Monday, and deGrom was with his household for the birth. He has been dealing with a lat problem, but Collins said that was not an element and he would have been able to pitch Tuesday if not for the family emergency circumstance. He said deGrom will still toss a bullpen session Sunday perhaps with hitters however Tuesday.

However Collins stressed deGrom has however one set of genuine issues for the foreseeable future.

Were all praying for him, Collins specified.

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