Jacob Resnick

Jacob Resnick got hooked on Mets baseball once he saw Cliff Floyd seal the final out to clinch the NL East in 2006. Ever since, he's been cheering through the good and the bad. He won the 2011 SNY Kid-Caster contest and reported on SNY's Kids Clubhouse in 2012. Writing now for MetsMinors.net and Metsmerized Online. LGM!

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Mets Minors: Midseason Top Prospects #30-26

An article by posted on August 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Midseason Top Prospects #30-26

A few weeks ago we started our Mets midseason prospects countdown at MetsMinors.net and we are happy to bring you the Top 30 here at MMO. We covered 50 Mets minor leaguers overall and you can read the rest from the links at the bottom. #30 SS Milton Ramos HT: 5’11 WT: 180 Level: Low-A […]

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Mets Minors: Alonso Homers, Taijeron and Oberste Named All-Star MVPs

An article by posted on July 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Alonso Homers, Taijeron and Oberste Named All-Star MVPs

A day after the major league All-Star Game in San Diego, the top prospects in Triple-A and Double-A were on display. T.J. Rivera, Travis Taijeron, and Gabriel Ynoa represented the Las Vegas 51s for the Pacific Coast League All-Stars, and Matt Oberste, Tyler Pill, and Logan Taylor represented the Binghamton Mets for the Eastern League East All-Stars. Taijeron and Oberste were named as […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Becerra Homers, Reyes Hitless in Brooklyn

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Becerra Homers, Reyes Hitless in Brooklyn

Sacramento 6, Las Vegas 0 (41-36) Box Score Gavin Cecchini SS: 2-4, .329 Michael Conforto LF: 1-4, .286 Ty Blach held the 51s offense to six hits in a complete game shutout on 94 pitches (Maddux alert!). Cecchini was the only Las Vegas batter to pick up two hits, and Nevin Ashley doubled for the eighth time this season in the […]

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Cyclones Drop Season Opener in 20 Inning Marathon

An article by posted on June 18, 2016 0 Comments
Cyclones Drop Season Opener in 20 Inning Marathon

Sometimes, games drag on for hours. In the New York Penn-League, they never end. After five hours, 39 minutes, and 20 innings, the Cyclones’ two runs were not enough to overcome the Staten Island Yankees’ three. “I’ve been doing this for 40-something years, this is the third longest game I’ve ever played in,” manager Tom Gamboa said after the game while […]

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Early Season Mets Minors Promotion Candidates

An article by posted on May 5, 2016 0 Comments
Early Season Mets Minors Promotion Candidates

Tyler Bashlor, Photo Courtesy of Al Rabon First impressions are everything, especially in the minor leagues. Now that the first month of the season is in the books, teams will now begin to assess those players that made a statement to start the year, and determine who is worth keeping an eye on throughout May. If […]

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MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 10 Robert Gsellman, RHP

An article by posted on April 8, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 10 Robert Gsellman, RHP

#10 RHP Robert Gsellman Ht: 6’4″ Wt: 200 Age: 7/18/1993 (22) 2015 Level: Single A Port St Lucie Mets, Double AA Binghamton Mets MiLB Statistics: 24 G, 24 GS, 143.1 IP, 13-7 W-L, 2.89 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, 86 K’s We are now diving into our Top 10 with our third straight right-handed pitcher following Logan Verrett (#11) and Seth Lugo (#12). Despite midseason trades, the Mets still have […]

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MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 11 Logan Verrett, RHP

An article by posted on April 6, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 11 Logan Verrett, RHP

  No. 11 RHP Logan Verrett Ht: 6’2″ Wt: 190 Age: 6/19/1990 (25) 2015 Level: MLB New York Mets/Texas Rangers, Triple-A Las Vegas 51s MLB Statistics: 18 G, 4 GS, 47.2 IP, 1-2 W-L, 3.59 ERA, 1.03 WHIP, .202 BAA, 39/15 K/BB, 6 HR MiLB Statistics: 18 G, 11 GS, 64.2 IP, 5-3 W-L, 4.59 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, .278 BAA, 53/19 K/BB, 1 HR […]

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Coaches and Players Grind It Out At Minor League Camp

An article by posted on March 27, 2016 0 Comments
Coaches and Players Grind It Out At Minor League Camp

Kevin Morgan stood in front of his players after finishing that day’s workouts. He was extremely blunt. “We start games in two weeks,” he said. “Some of you may come with us, and some of you won’t come back. You only get one shot at this thing.” If anyone should know, it’s Morgan. Back in 1997, […]

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MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 15 Ali Sanchez, C

An article by posted on March 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 15 Ali Sanchez, C

For the last three years, all of the talk surrounding young Mets catching prospects started and ended with Travis d’Arnaud and Kevin Plawecki, and for good reason. Now that both have graduated onto bigger and better things in the major leagues, you can forget about exciting minor league backstops now, right? Wrong. Enter Ali Sanchez. #15 C Ali Sanchez Ht: 6’0″ Wt: 175 Age: 1/20/1997 […]

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FanGraphs’ Mets Prospect List Loaded With Surprises

An article by posted on March 9, 2016 0 Comments
FanGraphs’ Mets Prospect List Loaded With Surprises

Dan Farnsworth of Fangraphs continued the site’s team by team prospect lists on Tuesday with the New York Mets. You can see the list below, along with their placements on last year’s rankings. LHP Steven Matz (7) OF Desmond Lindsay (N/A) SS Amed Rosario (3) SS Gregory Guerrero (N/A) 1B Dominic Smith (9) SS Gavin […]

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Mets Shortstop Prospect Luis Carpio Has Shoulder Surgery

An article by posted on March 7, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Shortstop Prospect Luis Carpio Has Shoulder Surgery

Shortstop Luis Carpio, one of the top prospects in the New York Mets farm system, could miss an extended period of time with a shoulder injury, MetsMinors.net has learned. Carpio reportedly complained of the ailment while playing over the winter, and had surgery on his throwing shoulder last week. He was originally signed as an international […]

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