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deGrom doing better than 0 K, much better

Jacob deGrom has set down 6 batters in two innings, allowing 2 hits and walking a batter, but all of the outs have come via the strikeout. deGrom is the 5th pitcher to get the first 6 outs of a postseason game via the K (most in 7 by Mike Hampton in 2003).


Strikeouts aplenty in Los Angeles

Through 2 innings, Clayton Kershaw has 4 strikeouts and Jacob deGrom has 6. The pitchers' duel is on and the Mets and Dodgers are scoreless in Game 1 of the NLDS. Follow live

Rangers rally to top Blue Jackets (0:36)
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Boras: Harvey already gave his arm for Mets

Matt Harvey's agent Scott Boras told reporters: "Everybody knows what his ethic is. And remember this, too: Matt Harvey gave his arm already for the New York Mets. In 2013, he pitched until he didn't have a ligament. He's the kind of guy, he wants his team to do well."

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Mets at Dodgers in Game 1 of NLDS

Tonight's final game also features the best pitching matchup as back-to-back Cy Young winner Clayton Kershaw (2.13 ERA, 301 K's) faces Mets emerging ace Jacob deGrom (2.56 ERA).

Beal dunks past Porzingis (0:20)
49ers TE Davis (knee) will not play vs. Giants (2:20)
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Friday's Mets-Dodgers Game 1 lineups

Here are the lineups for Friday's 9:45 p.m. ET division-series opener between the New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.


Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Noah Syndergaard talks about his road success at the end of the regular season, which gave Terry Collins the confidence to start him in Game 2 at Dodger Stadium.


Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

"They should be nervous." -- Terry Collins said about his young players making their playoff debuts on Friday night. Still, Collins notes there's a veteran presence to counsel the young players.


Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Terry Collins says the Mets are excited and not overwhelmed by facing Clayton Kershaw in the NLDS. Here's a clip from his pregame national press conference.

6hWallace Matthews

Yankees need major offseason re-tooling

Alex Rodriguez, Mark Teixeira and Carlos Beltran gave their best this season, and it wasn't good enough. Can we expect them to match 2015 or top it?

Cromartie on O.B.J.: 'One-year wonder' (1:50)
There's a lot to like from Jets' first four games (1:37)
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Giants are gaining support

After upsetting Buffalo in Week 4, New York's (-7) bandwagon is starting to fill up. Is Dave Tuley along for the ride against the 49ers? NFL best bets (Insider)

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

The NFL has fined Bills DE Jerry Hughes for $23,152 for abusive language towards a game official and an additional $8,681 for head-butting a Giants player after a play in the Bills' 24-10 loss last Sunday.