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Checking In On The Mets 2011 Draft Class

An article by posted on April 20, 2012 0 Comments
Checking In On The Mets 2011 Draft Class

I’m going to be taking a look at the last few years of draft classes (2009-2011) for the Mets as we take a look at who’s doing what in the early goings of the new season. I’m keeping it simple and looking only at the top five rounds with an honorable mention here or there. […]

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Mets Minors: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not?

An article by posted on April 18, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not?

WHO’S HOT? HITTERS Travis Taijeron (SAV) – The 23-year-old right-handed hitting slugger has been playing mostly CF for Savannah and has been doing it all at the plate. Drafted in the 18th round of the 2011 MLB Draft Taijeron has shown an excellent ability to make contact and hit for power in his professional career so […]

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2012 MLB Draft: OF Albert Amora’s Stock Continues To Rise

An article by posted on April 18, 2012 0 Comments
2012 MLB Draft: OF Albert Amora’s Stock Continues To Rise

MLB Dirt recently posted their latest Mock Draft in which they pegged the Mets for top high school outfielder, Albert Almora of Mater Academy in Florida. They write: The Mets have a shallow system and they need high upside guys. They took Brandon Nimmo last year and if Almora is available I believe they would take him. He is a plus defender […]

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Mets Farm Report 4/17 – Schwinden and Germen Toss Gems, Lights Went Out In Georgia

An article by posted on April 18, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report 4/17 – Schwinden and Germen Toss Gems, Lights Went Out In Georgia

Buffalo 4 – Lehigh Valley 1 Chris Schwinden turned in a solid performance to improve to 2-1 as the Bisons defeated the Iron Pigs 4-1. Schwinny allowed just one run on four hits and a walk in seven innings of work and lowered his ERA to 2.25 for the season. Jack Egbert followed with a perfect inning of relief, […]

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Farm Report: 4/16 – Mazzoni Keeps Rolling, Lawley Blast Wins It In 12!

An article by posted on April 17, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: 4/16 – Mazzoni Keeps Rolling, Lawley Blast Wins It In 12!

LEHIGH VALLEY 8 – BUFFALO 2 AAA RHP Jeurys Familia was playing with fire Monday night and his final pitching line was downright diabolical, letting up 6 runs on 6 hits and 6 walks. After four innings pitched, manager Wally Backman had seen enough and promptly exorcised Familia from the mound in favor of right-hander […]

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Farm Report: 4/15 Bisons & St. Lucie Mount Dramatic Comebacks

An article by posted on April 16, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: 4/15 Bisons & St. Lucie Mount Dramatic Comebacks

BUFFALO 10 – PAWTUCKET 9 AAA The Herd charged back in dramatic fashion last night as they came from six runs down in the middle of the sixth inning, to win the game against Pawtucket in 10 innings, on a walk-off hit by Jordany Valdespin which gave Buffalo a 10-9 victory. The comeback started in the bottom […]

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Greg Peavey Named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week

An article by posted on April 16, 2012 0 Comments
Greg Peavey Named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week

The Eastern League has named Binghamton Mets starter Greg Peavey as the Pitcher of the Week ending April 15th. Peavey, 23, went 2-0 with and tossed 10.2 scoreless innings allowing just six hits and a walk while striking out nine batters. The right-hander was selected in the 6th round of the 2010 draft by the […]

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2012 MLB Draft: Updated Mock, Stephen Piscotty, Mark Appel

An article by posted on April 15, 2012 0 Comments
2012 MLB Draft: Updated Mock, Stephen Piscotty, Mark Appel

MLB Draft Insider posted their latest mock and this time they have a new name for Mets fans to consider. Check it out: You can see the rest of their mock here. MLB Draft Guide has the following scouting report on Piscotty: Player:  Stephen Piscotty Position:  3B School:  Stanford Date of Birth:  1/14/1991 Height/Weight:  6’3/195 […]

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Farm Report: 4/14 – Domingo Tapia Was Large And In Charge!

An article by posted on April 15, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: 4/14 – Domingo Tapia Was Large And In Charge!

PAWTUCKET 9 – BISONS 6 AAA The Bisons were out-slugged for the second day in a row, this time it was the Pawtucket PawSox who branded them with the loss on Saturday afternoon in Buffalo. A crucial fielding error by Zach Lutz in the fifth inning opened the floodgates to five unearned runs, and as […]

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Mets Farm Report: 4/13 – Wheeler and Huchingson Deliver Solid Performances

An article by posted on April 14, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: 4/13 – Wheeler and Huchingson Deliver Solid Performances

BUFFALO BISONS AAA The SWB Yankees pounded out 7 runs on 13 hits as they lassoed the Herd Friday afternoon in Buffalo by a score of 7-5. The loss drops Buffalo’s record this year to 4-5. Chase Whitley (1-0), pitching in relief of starter D.J. Mitchell, picked up the win by throwing four scoreless innings, […]

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