Minor Leagues

MMO Exclusive: MiLB.com’s Jake Seiner on Matz, Nimmo, Syndergaard, Conforto

An article by posted on April 10, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: MiLB.com’s Jake Seiner on Matz, Nimmo, Syndergaard, Conforto

On Wednesday evening, I had the pleasure of sitting down with minor league reporter and analyst Jake Seiner of MilB.com. Seiner covers the entire minor leagues very closely, but  agreed to keep our discussion limited to the Mets and we mainly discussed the teams top prospects as featured on the MMO Top 25 for the […]

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MMO Minors Game Thread: Matz Making AAA Debut

An article by posted on April 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Minors Game Thread: Matz Making AAA Debut

Opening Day is finally here for the Mets Minor League affiliates with Savannah, St. Lucie, Binghamton, and Las Vegas all playing their first game tonight. The most anticipated game of the night is at AAA where the Las Vegas 51′s take on the Fresno Grizzlies with Steven Matz making his AAA debut. If you didn’t […]

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MMO Feature: A Comprehensive Review of the Triple-A Las Vegas Roster

An article by posted on April 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Feature: A Comprehensive Review of the Triple-A Las Vegas Roster

The official roster for the Triple-A Las Vegas 51s was announced this week. The Mets are entering their third year with the 51s and are quickly approaching the end of a contract that takes them through the 2016 season, where I hope this connection ends. The ballpark itself can hurt pitcher development as less moisture […]

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2015 MMO Top 25 Prospects: Numbers 5-1 (Drumroll Please)

An article by posted on April 5, 2015 0 Comments
2015 MMO Top 25 Prospects: Numbers 5-1 (Drumroll Please)

No. 5 Kevin Plawecki, C/1B Age: 24 Height: 6’2 Weight: 225 Bats/Throws: Right/Right Last Year: No.5 Synopsis: I wouldn’t call 2014 a breakout year for Kevin Plawecki, more a continuation of a very good 2013 but now the Prospect Ranking pundits finally took notice. He was in all three of the higher regarded Top 100 including […]

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Reviewing the St. Lucie Mets Roster

An article by posted on April 4, 2015 0 Comments
Reviewing the St. Lucie Mets Roster

St. Lucie has an interesting team this year. Honestly I was blown away by Amed Rosario, Jhoan Urena, and Marcos Molina three guys I had pegged for Savannah being named to the St. Lucie Roster, they’re now getting aggressive, not sure how I feel about it. This team looks to be a stacked team going […]

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Mets News: Reynolds Named Top Rookie, Nimmo Heading To Binghamton

An article by posted on April 3, 2015 0 Comments
Mets News: Reynolds Named Top Rookie, Nimmo Heading To Binghamton

Here are a couple of updates from the one and only Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Former 1st rounder Brandon Nimmo will start begin the season in Double-A Binghamton. Earlier in the offseason, it was speculated by many that Nimmo might start the year in Triple-A Las Vegas. With Matt den Dekker being traded […]

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Savannah Releases Initial Roster

An article by posted on April 2, 2015 0 Comments
Savannah Releases Initial Roster

The Savannah Sand Gnats have announced its initial roster for the 2015 season and it has some exciting names on it. The rotation will include Casey Meisner who was outstanding for Brooklyn last year and was #19 on MMO’s Top 25 Prospect list. Fellow Brooklyn starters Corey Oswalt, Martires Arias, and Alberto Baldonado should also […]

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Conforto To Skip Savannah, Open Season In High-A St. Lucie

An article by posted on April 2, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto To Skip Savannah, Open Season In High-A St. Lucie

In a decision that should come as no surprise to MMO readers, 2014 first rounder Michael Conforto, will skip Single-A Savannah and begin the season with Advanced-A St. Lucie as reported by ESPN New York. Conforto was selected 10th overall last June out of Oregon State and hit .331 with three homers and 19 RBIs […]

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Baseball America: Mets Have 5th Best System In MLB

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
Baseball America: Mets Have 5th Best System In MLB

Baseball America ranked the New York Mets with the 5th best farm system in MLB. The Mets have seen their farm ranking improve steadily as the system was restocked by Sandy and Co. and a dozen or so players from the prior regime rose to top prospect status or won regular major league jobs. Baseball […]

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Matt Bowman Impresses Against Nationals

An article by posted on March 27, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Bowman Impresses Against Nationals

In yesterday’s start against the Washington Nationals, prospect Matthew Bowman was excellent. Bowman pitched five scoreless innings, and he allowed just two hits and one walk. Bowman wasn’t originally scheduled to pitch, but he got the spot start in place of Jon Niese. Niese instead pitched in a simulated game in order to work on […]

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