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Jacob Anthony deGrom is known to be one of the professional baseball pitchers with the New York Mets baseball team. Jacob is 1.93 m tall and earns an annual salary of $33.5 million from the Mets.

Jacob was born and raised in Florida in 1988. He had his non-professional baseball career at the  Calvary Christian Academy and at Stetson University where he played college baseball for the Stetson Hatters. Jacob was drafted after college by the New York Mets in the 9th round of the 2010 MLB draft. He signed with the Mets and was given $95,000 as a signing bonus.


Jacob deGrom
Jacob deGrom


The Mets assigned him to play with the Kingsport Mets of the Rookie-level Appalachian League that year to begin his professional career. For the 2012 season, he played for both the Savannah Sand Gnats of the Class A South Atlantic League and the St. Lucie Mets of the Class A-Advanced Florida State League.

The Mets promoted him to the major leagues for the first time in May 2014 and he made his MLB debut on May 15 that same month when the Mets played against New York Yankees.

Jacob deGrom Children: Meet Jacob deGrom Children, Jaxon Anthony deGrom And Aniston deGrom.

Jacob deGrom has two children with his wife Stacy. His firstborn, son is called Jaxon Anthony. He was born on April 11, 2016, in DeLand, Florida.

Jacob’s second born is Aniston Grace, a daughter who was born on February 21, 2018.

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