MLB pitcher who enjoyed his breakout campaign with the New York Mets in 2013, posting a 2.27 ERA with 191 strikeouts in 26 games. He helped the Mets win the NL Pennant in 2015.
He played college baseball at the University of North Carolina.
He was the National League's starting pitcher for the 2013 All Star Game at his home stadium.
His father was a collegiate athlete playing both baseball and football at the University of Connecticut. He briefly dated models Anne Vyalitsyna and Ania Cywinska.
He joined All-Star third baseman David Wright on the Mets in 2012.