Minor Leagues

Dominic Smith Picks Up Right Where He Left Off

An article by posted on October 14, 2015 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Picks Up Right Where He Left Off

Last night the Arizona Fall League started with the Salt River Rafters winning their first game of the season 5-3 over the Scottsdale Scorpions. The Rafters offense was helped by Dominic Smith who was 2 for 3 with a walk, run scored and two doubles. Both doubles were off San Francisco Giants left-handed prospect Adalberto […]

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Mets Minors: Syndergaard Part Of BA’s All-Rookie Team

An article by posted on October 10, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Syndergaard Part Of BA’s All-Rookie Team

Baseball America picked nine position players and six pitchers to be part of their All-Rookie team with Noah Syndergaard being the only Mets player chosen. Michael Conforto was passed over in the outfield for Joc Pederson, Randal Grichuk and Odubel Herrera mainly because of his limited opportunity this year (only 174 AB’s). Syndergaard led rookie pitchers with his 166 strikeouts this season in 150 innings. […]

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Dominic Smith Among Law’s Most Impressive Prospects This Season

An article by posted on September 24, 2015 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Among Law’s Most Impressive Prospects This Season

Prospect expert Keith Law of ESPN highlighted the top ten prospects who have impressed him in 2015 and while he had Houston Astros first baseman A.J. Reed as his Prospect of the Year, he also listed Mets first baseman Dominic Smith among his favorites. He writes: “Smith didn’t turn 20 until mid-June, and despite a […]

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Mets Sterling Award Winners Include Smith, Cecchini And Gsellman

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sterling Award Winners Include Smith, Cecchini And Gsellman

Every year the Mets give out the Sterling Awards to recognize the most valuable player at each Minor League level while giving one to the best hitter and pitcher overall as well. Here are this years winners: Minor League pitcher of the year –  RHP Robert Gsellman was a Florida State League All-Star going 7-7 with […]

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Matz And Conforto Named Mets Prospects Of The Year

An article by posted on September 17, 2015 0 Comments
Matz And Conforto Named Mets Prospects Of The Year

  MLB Pipeline recently named their Prospects of the Year for each team with pitcher Steven Matz and outfielder Michael Conforto getting the honors for the Mets. Both are no-brainers as they have excelled this year including at the Major League level. Conforto will lose is prospect status very soon needing only 12 more at […]

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Gavin Cecchini And Dominic Smith Added To AFL Roster

An article by posted on September 17, 2015 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini And Dominic Smith Added To AFL Roster

First round picks Gavin Cecchini (2012) and Dominic Smith (2013) have been added to the Mets contingent that will play in the Arizona Fall League. They will be joining infielder Jeff McNeil. knuckleballer Mickey Jannis and Binghamton reliever Beck Wheeler who were previously announced. Also being added to the roster will be St. Lucie relievers […]

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Mets Minors Playoffs: Binghamton And Savannah Face Elimination Tonight

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors Playoffs: Binghamton And Savannah Face Elimination Tonight

  The Binghamton Mets bats have chosen the wrong time of the season to go cold. They are missing the big bats of Gavin Cecchini, Michael Conforto and Brandon Nimmo in their now veteran filled lineup. Those vets need to step up now to help them fight off elimination and win three straight games. Last […]

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Mets Midseason Prospects 5-1: Matz Atop The Class

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Midseason Prospects 5-1: Matz Atop The Class

  #5 Gavin Cecchini Preseason: #12 Age: 21 – December 22, 1993 Drafted: First Round (12th overall) 2012 Bats/Throw: Right/Right Cecchini had the breakout year offensively that the Mets have been waiting for being awarded as the Rookie of the Year in the Eastern League, he was also a midseason and postseason All-Star. He was […]

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Mets Minors Playoffs: Binghamton And Savannah Lose Game One

An article by posted on September 10, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors Playoffs: Binghamton And Savannah Lose Game One

  As the big league club was putting the finishing touches on the sweep of the Nationals neither of the Mets two affiliates left playing were having the same success as they both dropped game one of their playoff series. Reading 9, Binghamton 4 Game One (Best of 5) The B’Mets found themselves in a […]

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Mets Minors: Playoff Previews For Binghamton & Savannah

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Playoff Previews For Binghamton & Savannah

  The Binghamton Mets will look to win the Eastern League title for the second straight season with their run starting tonight at NYSEG Stadium against the Reading Fightin Phils. Last year the B’Mets ended their 20-year championship drought when they swept the Richmond Flying Squirrels that ended on a walk-off pinch-hit RBI double by […]

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