Chris Bassitt

Chris Bassitt

#40P,
W
15
L
9
ERA
3.42
K
167
BB
49
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 5"/217 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Toledo, Ohio
College: Akron
Draft: 2011 16th round by the
  • USA TODAY Sports

    Texas Rangers sign Jacob deGrom to five-year, $185 million deal in MLB free agency stunner

    The two-time Cy Young winner had spent his entire career with the Mets, but missed most of the 2022 season due to injury.

  • MLB.com

    Rangers sign deGrom | FastCast

    Jacob deGrom signs a five-year deal with the Rangers, plus the Giants or Yankees are favored to sign Aaron Judge on this edition of FastCast

  • The Canadian Press

    Texas Rangers sign ace Jacob deGrom to $185M, 5-year deal

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Free-agent ace Jacob deGrom and the Texas Rangers agreed to a $185 million, five-year contract Friday. The two-time Cy Young Award winner leaves the New York Mets after nine seasons — the past two shortened substantially by injuries. After making his first start in early August last season, deGrom went 5-4 with a 3.08 ERA in 11 outings. He helped the Mets reach the playoffs, then passed up a $30.5 million salary for 2023 and opted out of his contract to become a free agen