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Reports: Jacob deGrom on family medical emergency list due to newborn's health

<p>(NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) in action against the during game five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Royals defeated the Mets 7-2.,NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets warms up before game five of the 2015 World Series against the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Royals defeated the Mets 7-2. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)</p>

(NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) in action against the during game five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Royals defeated the Mets 7-2.,NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets warms up before game five of the 2015 World Series against the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Royals defeated the Mets 7-2. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

The New York Mets have placed right-hander Jacob deGrom on the league's family emergency list, according to multiple reports.

Jacob deGrom has been placed on MLB's family emergency list due to an issue with his baby. Please keep him and wife Stacey in your thoughts.

— Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) April 16, 2016

DeGrom placed on bereavement family medical emergency list. Related to the baby. #Mets.

— Kristie Ackert (@Ackert_NYDN) April 16, 2016

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Jacob deGrom has been placed on family medical emergency list related to the newborn. Eric Campbell activated.... https://t.co/MO6ZEsT3yC

— Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) April 16, 2016

Stacy deGrom gave birth to the couple's first child Monday night.

More from the New York Daily News:

The 27-year-old deGrom has been battling a lat injury that has limited him to just one abbreviated start this season (six innings of one-run ball with six strikeouts).