Minor Leagues

Wilmer Flores Homers In Return To Winter Ball Action

An article by posted on December 3, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Homers In Return To Winter Ball Action

Last Thursday Wilmer Flores was hit by a pitch on his left heel and was out of the lineup until last night for the Bravos de Margarita. In game one of Venezuelan League action, Flores played second base and batted fifth. He crushed a solo home run to left field in his first at bat which you […]

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Wilmer Flores Makes Winter Ball Debut Playing Second

An article by posted on November 27, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Makes Winter Ball Debut Playing Second

Update: Flores left the game in the 8th inning last night after being hit on the ankle with a pitch. He is out of the lineup tonight and is considered day-to-day. Mets infielder Wilmer Flores made his winter ball debut last night for the Bravos de Margarita in the Venezuelan Winter League. He played second base […]

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Mets Minors: Herrera, Smith, Cecchini Lead Our All Star Lineup

An article by posted on November 25, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Herrera, Smith, Cecchini Lead Our All Star Lineup

Here is our All Star Lineup featuring the top performers this season by position. These players are chosen strictly on their numbers and not on their prospect rankings. It’s the first of a four part series with the bench, starting rotation, and bullpen still to come. Here is who we have chosen for the best player […]

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Sickels Top 20 Mets Prospects: Nimmo Stock Tumbles, Becerra and Lindsay On The Rise

An article by posted on November 24, 2015 0 Comments
Sickels Top 20 Mets Prospects: Nimmo Stock Tumbles, Becerra and Lindsay On The Rise

John Sickels of Minor League Ball ranked the top twenty Mets prospects yesterday. While the system isn’t quite as strong after calling up top prospects like Michael Conforto and Noah Syndergaard, the Mets still have a solid amount of quality and depth in the farm and a lot of exciting players on the way. Here […]

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Featured Post: Dominic Smith Part Of MLB Pipeline’s All-AFL Team

An article by posted on November 24, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Dominic Smith Part Of MLB Pipeline’s All-AFL Team

Here is a story from our minor league coverage yesterday over at MetsMinors.net. The Arizona Fall League came to an end over the weekend when the Scottsdale Scorpions won the championship game. The guys over at MLB Pipeline chose their 13 man All-AFL Team and Dominic Smith was the only Met to make the team. He along with seven […]

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MMO Exclusive: Talkin’ Baseball With Mets Pitching Prospect Seth Lugo

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Talkin’ Baseball With Mets Pitching Prospect Seth Lugo

Yesterday the Mets added four players to their 40-man roster to protect them from the December 10th Rule 5 draft and one of them was starting pitcher Seth Lugo. The right-hander started a career high 24 games this year combined between the Binghamton Mets and Las Vegas 51′s. He went 8-7 with 3.84 ERA and […]

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Why Did Mets Leave Top Prospect Wuilmer Becerra Exposed To Rule 5 Draft

An article by posted on November 21, 2015 0 Comments
Why Did Mets Leave Top Prospect Wuilmer Becerra Exposed To Rule 5 Draft

I woke up to three emails this morning, all asking me why the Mets failed to protect outfield prospect Wuilmer Becerra from the upcoming Rule 5 Draft in December. The Mets instead chose to add outfielder Brandon Nimmo and right-handers Seth Lugo, Jeff Walters, and Robert Gsellman to the 40-man roster. Becerra, 21, was the third prospect the Mets received from […]

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Mets Add Nimmo, Lugo, Walters, Gsellman To 40-Man Roster

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Add Nimmo, Lugo, Walters, Gsellman To 40-Man Roster

The Mets have added outfielder Brandon Nimmo, RHP Seth Lugo, RHP Jeff Walters, and RHP Robert Gsellman to the 40-man roster. Each will be protected from being selected in the Rule 5 Draft and automatically receive invites to major league spring training. November 19 The Mets have until 11:59 PM on November 20th to decide which of their Rule 5 eligible players they […]

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AFL Season Recap: Dominic Smith and Mickey Jannis Shine For Mets

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
AFL Season Recap: Dominic Smith and Mickey Jannis Shine For Mets

The Salt River Rafters finished their Arizona Fall League season yesterday with a 4-2 win over the Scottsdale Scorpions to finish with a 16-13 record. Right-handed reliever Beck Wheeler finished his strong AFL showing with a scoreless 6th inning issuing a walk while striking out three. He finished with a 2.00 ERA and 1.33 WHIP while striking […]

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Dominic Smith Returns To Arizona Fall League Action

An article by posted on November 18, 2015 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Returns To Arizona Fall League Action

The Salt River Rafters beat the Mesa Solar Sox 4-2 to stay within a game and a half of the first place Scottsdale Scorpions with two games left. The Rafters and Scorpions do play on the last day of the regular season. Mets first base prospect Dominic Smith returned to the lineup for the first […]

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