Jacob deGrom wins 7th straight start, NY Mets top St. Louis Cardinals 7-3

NEW YORK (AP) — With the non-waiver trade deadline approaching, Jacob deGrom’s name has been tied to playoff contenders in both leagues.

For now, the hard-throwing right-hander is doing his best to help the scuffling Mets get back into the playoff race.

Staked to an early lead on Wednesday, deGrom (11-3) pitched into the seventh inning and won his career-best seventh straight start…

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