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Boom Or Bust: Cesar Puello, RF

An article by posted on June 3, 2013 0 Comments

CESAR PUELLO, RF BOOM OR BUST? Boom or Bust is a feature on our companion site MetsMinors.Net, where we ask our minor league writers to sound off on whether or not they think a particular Mets prospect will be a boom…or a bust. John B. Puello is an electrifying power hitter with some interesting tools.  Puello’s […]

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Mets Minors 6/3: Wheeler Close, Ynoa Tosses CG, Taijeron Blasts Three

An article by posted on June 3, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors 6/3: Wheeler Close, Ynoa Tosses CG, Taijeron Blasts Three

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas snuck by Fresno, 3-2. Binghamton shutout New Hampshire, 7-2. St. Lucie split their doubleheader against Charlotte, 7-3, 5-3.  Savannah shut down Kannapolis, 7-1. Prospect Pipeline A day after Mets prospect Zack Wheeler rebounded with a solid performance for Las Vegas, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports that the Mets are considering […]

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Mets Minors: Montero Fires Seven Scoreless Innings

An article by posted on June 1, 2013 0 Comments

There aren’t many pitchers that pitch seven innings of scoreless baseball, and you can say that wasn’t the most dominating performance we’ve seen this year from that guy. Rafael Montero is one of those guys. Montero’s four strikeouts was his lowest total of the year thus far, but the guy completely shut down New Hampshire tonight, […]

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Mets Minors: Wilmer Flores Is Heating Up

An article by posted on May 31, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Wilmer Flores Is Heating Up

Wilmer Flores got off to a slow start in 2013. The 21 year-old prospect found himself in the shadow of top prospects Travis d’Arnaud and Zack Wheeler when he arrived in Las Vegas. But now we find ourselves almost two months into the season, and Flores seems to be hitting his stride offensively. Flores is […]

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Mets Minors Report 5/31: Lara Solid In FSL Debut, Satin Homers Again, Mazzoni Does It All

An article by posted on May 31, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report 5/31: Lara Solid In FSL Debut, Satin Homers Again, Mazzoni Does It All

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas dismantled Reno, 11-1. Binghamton topped Altoona, 6-4. St. Lucie dropped to Jupiter in 10 innings, 4-3.  Savannah split a double header with Kannapolis, 8-2 and 5-4. Prospect Pipeline First Base Watch: Josh Satin had another stellar night at the plate going 2-for-4 with a home run. Wilmer Flores is […]

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Mets Minors: Josh Satin Has Earned A Promotion

An article by posted on May 30, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Josh Satin Has Earned A Promotion

Josh Satin is clearly the most worthy of getting a shot at first base if the team ultimately decides to demote Ike Davis. He must smell blood in the water, because he was 4-for-5 last night, with four RBI. He’s batting .316 this year with 8 home runs and 31 RBI. Satin also gets on base over […]

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Mets Minors Report 5/30: Satin Pushing The Envelope, Quintanilla On The Way, Dykstra In The Mix

An article by posted on May 30, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report 5/30: Satin Pushing The Envelope, Quintanilla On The Way, Dykstra In The Mix

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas rocked Reno, 7-1. Binghamton dropped a game to Altoona, 8-4. St. Lucie split a double header with Jupiter, 4-1 & 7-4.  Savannah dropped to Greenville, 5-1. Prospect Pipeline In his second game back from his stint on the DL, Brandon Nimmo was 0-for-2 with two strikeouts in last night’s […]

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Mets Minors Report 5/29: Nimmo Returns, Leathersich Slams The Door, Quintanilla’s Knocking

An article by posted on May 29, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report 5/29: Nimmo Returns, Leathersich Slams The Door, Quintanilla’s Knocking

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas dropped to Reno, 6-5. Binghamton topped Altoona, 8-5. St. Lucie game was postponed due to rain.  Savannah defeated Greenville, 8-3. Prospect Pipeline Welcome back Brandon Nimmo! Nimmo finally returned from his stint on the disabled list, and was in the lineup for Savannah last night batting second, and playing […]

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Prospect Spotlight: Francisco Pena Is Tearing It Up In Vegas

An article by posted on May 28, 2013 0 Comments
Prospect Spotlight: Francisco Pena Is Tearing It Up In Vegas

Francisco Pena, the son of former major league catcher Tony Pena, is making the most of his situation in Las Vegas. He basically inherited the starting catching job with Travis d’Arnaud and Juan Centeno on the disabled list, and is doing his best to make us forget about those other two guys. Pena has come […]

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Mets Minors Report 5/28: Wheeler Still Rusty, Pena Smoking Hot, Where’s Nimmo?

An article by posted on May 28, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report 5/28: Wheeler Still Rusty, Pena Smoking Hot, Where’s Nimmo?

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas topped Salt Lake, 9-7. Binghamton defeated Portland, 6-5. St. Lucie had the day off. Savannah topped Greenville, 4-1. Prospect Pipeline Zack Wheeler was arguably rustier in yesterday’s start, than he was in his first game back from his brief DL stint. His three walks were the most he’s given […]

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Fixing Ike Davis

An article by posted on May 27, 2013 0 Comments
Fixing Ike Davis

I can fix Ike Davis. I know that you don’t believe me, but Davis can fix this if he wants to. I wrote a piece on MMN over the weekend about why I didn’t think it was the right move to demote Davis. I know I am in the small minority that thinks this, but […]

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