Pitcher who won the National League Rookie of the Year award in 2014 for his stellar first season with the New York Mets, posting a 2.69 ERA and 144 strikeouts. He was named National League Rookie of the Month twice during the season. In 2015, he helped the Mets reach the World Series.
He tied a Major League Baseball record by striking out the first eight batters he faced during a September 2014 game against the Miami Marlins.
He married Stacey Harris in 2014 and in 2016 they welcomed their first child. He grew up alongside his two sisters.
He joined a Mets pitching staff which included All-Star Matt Harvey in 2014.