Minor Leagues

Rivera, Ynoa and Taijeron to Represent 51s in Triple-A All-Star Game

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Rivera, Ynoa and Taijeron to Represent 51s in Triple-A All-Star Game

T.J. Rivera, Travis Taijeron, and Gabriel Ynoa were named to the 2016 Pacific Coast League All-Star team. Rivera was signed out of Troy University as an undrafted free agent in 2011. This is Rivera’s second year playing in Las Vegas. He has split time between first, second, third, and left field while hitting .361/.400/.521 with seven homers and […]

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Mets Promote RHP Seth Lugo, Option LHP Sean Gilmartin

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Promote RHP Seth Lugo, Option LHP Sean Gilmartin

The Mets are promoting right-handed pitcher Seth Lugo from the Las Vegas 51s today and will option Sean Gilmartin back to Triple-A. It has been a struggle for the 26-year old righty this year in the Pacific Coast League where he has a 6.55 ERA in 68.2 innings. He started the year in the 51s rotation […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Reyes Drives in Two, Becerra With Five Hits

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Reyes Drives in Two, Becerra With Five Hits

Binghamton Mets 13, Altoona Curve 4 The Binghamton Mets won their fifth in their last six games. Binghamton had 19 hits and scored ten or more for the first time since May the 31st. Jose Reyes 3B: 1 for 4, 2 RBIs, R, K (first hit since joining the Mets organization) Juan Lagares CF: 2 for 6, […]

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Mets Sign 2nd Round Pick 1B Peter Alonso

An article by posted on June 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Sign 2nd Round Pick 1B Peter Alonso

Peter Alonso, the Mets 2nd round pick (64th overall), has finally signed after concluding his collegiate career with a dominating College World Series performance. As a benefit to the Mets, Alonso was signed for under slot value at just over $900K, compared to the $1,009,200 slotted for the 64th pick in the draft. Alonso concluded […]

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Mets Minors: Becerra Doubles Twice, Gonzalez Fans Ten

An article by posted on June 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Becerra Doubles Twice, Gonzalez Fans Ten

(Jacob Resnick/MetsMinors.Net) Sacramento River Cats 14, Las Vegas 51′s 10 Dilson Herrera 2B 0 for 5, K .274/.319/.466 Michael Conforto LF 2 for 5, BB .333/.429/.333 Travis Taijeron RF 3 for 6, 2B, 2 RBI, 3K .306/.389/.562 Herrera is 2 for his last 25. Conforto’s two hits and walk were off a lefthander. He has not hit for […]

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Smith, Herrera Selected to Play in Futures Game

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Smith, Herrera Selected to Play in Futures Game

Las Vegas 51s second baseman Dilson Herrera and Binghamton Mets first baseman Dominic Smith have been selected to represent the Mets in the 2016 Futures Game in San Diego on July 10th. Smith will be playing on the U.S. roster while Herrera will be playing for Team World. Herrera, 22, has struggled of late dropping his slash line down […]

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Featured Article: What is Brandon Nimmo?

An article by posted on June 25, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: What is Brandon Nimmo?

An MMO Fan Shot by Marc M. (Not4) With Brandon Nimmo set to make his MLB debut with the Mets, here is an article we posted last week that is well worth reading. As most fans know, Brandon Nimmo was the Mets’ first round pick (no.13, infamously 1 slot ahead of Jose Fernandez) in 2011.  […]

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Why Haven’t The Mets Turned To Dilson Herrera

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
Why Haven’t The Mets Turned To Dilson Herrera

There appears to be two very different views of Mets second base prospect Dilson Herrera. The first is the player who absolutely rakes in the minors hitting .310/.362/.504 over two seasons at Triple-A Las Vegas.  This is the player the Mets see as their second baseman of the future – a future that was supposed to […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Ynoa Gets 9th Win, Szapucki Dazzles

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Ynoa Gets 9th Win, Szapucki Dazzles

Las Vegas (40-33) 8, Reno 6 Box Score The 51s got out to an early lead scoring four in the second inning and three in the third before the bullpen made it interesting with six runs allowed in the seventh and eighth innings combined. They now have a season high six-game winning streak. Gavin Cecchini SS: 1 […]

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Amed Rosario Promoted to Binghamton

An article by posted on June 23, 2016 0 Comments
Amed Rosario Promoted to Binghamton

The Mets announced in their game notes that top prospect Amed Rosario has been promoted to the Binghamton Mets from St. Lucie. Rosario hit .309/.359/.442 with 10 doubles, three homers, eight triples and 40 RBI in 66 games. He was the starting shortstop in the Florida State League All-Star game. Rosario started the season as the […]

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