Minor Leagues

Mets Minors Recap 5/9: St. Lucie Explodes For 14 Runs, Rosario With Three Hits

An article by posted on May 10, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap 5/9: St. Lucie Explodes For 14 Runs, Rosario With Three Hits

Las Vegas 1 (16-14), Sacramento 0 Box Score Rafael Montero bounced back and the Vegas bullpen combined to avenge the Mets against Chris Heston with a shutout. Montero threw 5.2 innings, while giving up four hits and three walks while striking out six. Relief Prospects Josh Smoker, Jeff Walters and Paul Sewald kept Sacramento scoreless over […]

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Wuilmer Becerra Riding 12-Game Hitting Streak

An article by posted on May 9, 2016 0 Comments
Wuilmer Becerra Riding 12-Game Hitting Streak

Photo: Helene Haessler, St. Lucie Mets Outfielder Wuilmer Becerra was our No. 6 Mets prospect coming into the 2016 season and all he has done this year is hit .415/.461/.488 in his first 23 Florida State League games for the St. Lucie Mets. He is currently riding a 12-game hitting streak in which he has gone 24 […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Nimmo Homers, Becerra Over .400

An article by posted on May 6, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Nimmo Homers, Becerra Over .400

El Paso 7, Las Vegas 6 (13-13) F/10 Box Score The 51s pitching staff blew a lead of at least five runs for the second straight night but the big bright spot of the nights was Brandon Nimmo launching his first home run of the season to deep center field. He is now hitting .429/.500/.643 with […]

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Early Season Mets Minors Promotion Candidates

An article by posted on May 5, 2016 0 Comments
Early Season Mets Minors Promotion Candidates

Tyler Bashlor, Photo Courtesy of Al Rabon First impressions are everything, especially in the minor leagues. Now that the first month of the season is in the books, teams will now begin to assess those players that made a statement to start the year, and determine who is worth keeping an eye on throughout May. If […]

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Mets Minors Recap: David Thompson Keeps Driving in Runs

An article by posted on May 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: David Thompson Keeps Driving in Runs

El Paso 17, Las Vegas 6 (13-12) Box Score Rafael Montero ruined a perfect opportunity to pick up a win after being handed a 5-0 lead in the second that he relinquished by the third innings. He allowed seven runs on eight hits and three walks in four innings. He struck out four and was hitting […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Dilson Herrera Homers Twice In Explosive Performance

An article by posted on May 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Dilson Herrera Homers Twice In Explosive Performance

Las Vegas 15 (13-11), El Paso 6 There were 34 hits between the two clubs as Vegas decimated El Paso under hitting performances from pretty much everyone. Dilson Herrera returned from his sore back to homer twice and become a double shy of the cycle. He drove in five and stole a base. T.J. Rivera […]

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Mets Minors: T. J. Rivera Still Hustling For An MLB Opportunity

An article by posted on May 2, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: T. J. Rivera Still Hustling For An MLB Opportunity

Minor Leaguer T.J. Rivera is doing what T.J. Rivera always does – hit the baseball like crazy. Rivera, an unsung infielder in the Met farm system is blistering hot going 14- for-36 in his last ten games hitting .389 with two home runs and 8 RBI. On the season, Rivera is batting .338 with a […]

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Mets Minors: Smith Homers, Lara Shines, B-Mets Win Sixth Straight

An article by posted on April 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Smith Homers, Lara Shines, B-Mets Win Sixth Straight

Strong starting pitching did it again for the Binghamton Mets (10-9) as they won their fifth consecutive game 4-1 on Friday night over the New Hampshire Fisher Cats. Rainy Lara tossed seven inning of one hit ball – his only mistake a Rowdy Tellez’s solo home run to lead off the fifth inning. Lara was […]

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Mets Minors: First Impressions Of Mets Prospect Dominic Smith

An article by posted on April 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: First Impressions Of Mets Prospect Dominic Smith

I was eager to see top prospect Dominic Smith during the current Binghamton Mets home stand. It was my first look at the kid and he certainly passed the eye test. The return of more winter weather to upstate New York and the fact that I’m coaching a high school baseball team, delayed my first […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Nimmo Collects Three Hits, Thompson Homers

An article by posted on April 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Nimmo Collects Three Hits, Thompson Homers

  Las Vegas 8 (9-10), Tacoma 1 F/5 Box Score Brandon Nimmo was moved up to the leadoff spot and he rewarded Wally Backman for doing so with three hits and three RBI. He was a perfect 3 for 3 on the night while scoring two runs and driving in all three runs with this bases […]

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