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Jacob Trouba earned Rangers captaincy with courage to be himself

Jacob Trouba earned Rangers captaincy with courage to be himself

It is not about simply appointing a captain. It is about appointing the right captain. Mark Messier, who knows more about this subject than anyone who has ever worn the Blueshirt, believes the Rangers have made the correct choice in naming Jacob Trouba as the 28th captain in franchise history. “Leadership, in most cases, is …

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Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer and Edwin Diaz star in preview of the Mets' big-budget plan for an October hit

Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer and Edwin Diaz star in preview of the Mets’ big-budget plan for an October hit

If the atmosphere at Citi Field this weekend felt like a playoff series, it’s because the New York Mets — of all teams — provided a trailer for a feature they hope to debut in October. It stars Max Scherzer, Jacob deGrom and Edwin Diaz. And, implausibly, they’re all on the same side. It’s been …

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Jacob deGrom strikes out six in 2022 debut

Jacob deGrom strikes out six in 2022 debut

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