It had been 62 days and 24 road games since the Arizona Diamondbacks shook hands . . .
Already minus star Fernando Tatis Jr. and two backups before the first pitch because of . . .
Jacob deGrom of the Mets is 1-1 with a 0.45 ERA, 35 strikeouts and three walks in 20 innings going into a homestand opener against . . .
Mookie Betts made an outstanding diving catch and Clayton Kershaw starred on the mound and at the plate, helping the . . .