Jacob deGrom Wins 2nd Consecutive Cy Young, Awkward Thanksgiving For Rivers’ Family

Betsy Berns
BarnBurner Sports Writer

@BetsyBerns

Thursday, November 14, 2019


BASEBALL

Mets’ pitcher Jacob deGrom won his second straight National League Cy Young Award, joining  Max Scherzer, Clayton Keyshawn, Tim Lincecum and Randye Johnson as the only back-to-back winners in the past century.

BASKETBALL

In an amusing moment during the LA Clippers/Houston Rockets game Wednesday night, Clippers’ coach Doc Rivers was ejected for arguing with the ref, while his son, Rockets’ guard Austin Rivers, laughed and encouraged the crowd to cheer. After the game, Austin tweeted, “Welp.... Thanksgiving is going to be weird...." Rockets 102, Clippers 93