Minor League Stuff

Matt Harvey Cracks Baseball America Top 50 Prospects

An article by posted on July 9, 2011 0 Comments

Baseball America has included Mets pitching prospect Matt Harvey in their Midseason Top 50 Prospects after being snubbed in their Pre-Season Top 100. The Mets’ 2010 first round draft pick, checked in at No. 30 and is gaining momentum after a dominating performance at Single-A Port St. Lucie. Harvey was promoted to Double-A Binghamton a week ago and overall […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Farm Report: July 8th, 2011 – Gnats Bang Out 18 Hits!

An article by posted on July 9, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons – Scranton/WB Yankees (PPD) Postponed Binghamton Mets – New Britain Rock Cats (PPD) Postponed St. Lucie Mets – Tampa Yankees (PPD) Postponed Savannah Sand Gnats 11 – Greensboro Grasshoppers 4 Angel Cuan had one bad inning in an otherwise very good start. The 3rd inning started off with a homerun that just got […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Farm Report: July 7th, 2011 – Gorski Improves to 8-0

An article by posted on July 8, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 2 – Scranton/WB Yankees 6 Mark Cohoon went from baby steps to huge strides with this game. Head and shoulders his best start at Triple-A. This was just the second time in eight starts he has walked none, the first time he has struckout at least one batter per inning, and just his […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Farm Report: July 6th, 2011 – Matt Harvey Shelled

An article by posted on July 7, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 7 – Scranton/WB Yankees 5 Chris Schwinden was his own worst enemy in this affair. Schwinden gave up a leadoff single to Chris Dickerson and wound up paying more attention to him than the batter and walked the batter on four straight pitches after laying one right down the middle to get the […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Farm Report: July 5th, 2011 – Gnats Win 11th Straight

An article by posted on July 6, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 11 – Syracuse Chiefs 6 Dylan Owen allowed just one hit in this game. That one hit just happened to be a homerun in the 4th that followed a walk and was responsible for the only two runs against him. Recently signed Miguel Batista got into his first action and got shellacked. He […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Prospect Spotlight: Chris Schwinden, RHP – Buffalo

An article by posted on July 6, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Prospect Spotlight: Chris Schwinden, RHP – Buffalo

Chris Schwinden was drafted first by the Detroit Tigers in 2004 out of high school in the 43th round. He was a draft and follow for the Tigers as he went on to the College of the Sequoias. Schwinden went 5-4 with 1.78 ERA (32 runs/19 earned runs) in 14 appearances (13 starts) with the […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Farm Report: July 4th, 2011 – Familia Gets First Double-A Victory

An article by posted on July 5, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 2 – Syracuse Chiefs 4 Pat Misch was absolutely dealing when he was removed for a pinch hitter. Through six innings he had given up two runs (one earned) one seven hits, while throwing just 71 pitches! The move to pull him had a positive immediate impact for Tim Teufel, but the move […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Farm Report: July 3rd, 2011 – Cory Mazzoni Debuts

An article by posted on July 4, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 4 – Syracuse Chiefs 10 The blistering bats were out against Jack Egbert and the Bisons. This is just another showing that Egbert’s stuff is too diminished to get out advanced hitters. When a team gets seven hits and nine total base runners against you in less than three innings it is clear […]

Continue Reading »

Best Mets Minor League Surprises – Mid-Season Edition

An article by posted on July 3, 2011 0 Comments
Best Mets Minor League Surprises – Mid-Season Edition

This is from Pete, one of our regulars here at MMO. Mets 2011 Mid-Season Minor Leagues Biggest/Pleasant Surprises. (In reverse order of how dramatic) Juan Lagares – St Lucie, the speedy left fielder is enjoying a very good year with the bat. Hitting .338 in his first 234 AB. He also boasts an OPS of […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Farm Report: July 1st, 2011 – Matt Harvey Shines

An article by posted on July 2, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 0 – Leigh Valley IronPigs 2 Not that he ever really went away, but Chris Schwinden is back and has been at his best recently. Schwinden was perfect the first time through the order. He didn’t give up his first hit till there was one out in the 4th inning. It was the […]

Continue Reading »