Minor League Stuff

Catching Fire: Here Comes Kevin Plawecki

An article by posted on May 29, 2014 0 Comments
Catching Fire: Here Comes Kevin Plawecki

Kevin Plawecki had the best game of his Double-A career on Tuesday when he doubled, homered and drove in five runs in his first two at bats. The game would be suspended in the second inning due to rain and was completed on Wednesday afternoon prior to the regularly scheduled game. The catching prospect finished […]

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Mets Minors: Kirk Blasts Two Dingers, Tapia Tosses Seven Scoreless

An article by posted on May 29, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Kirk Blasts Two Dingers, Tapia Tosses Seven Scoreless

LAS VEGAS 13, EL PASO 7 Logan Verrett made the start on Wednesday in what turned out to be a slugfest against El Paso. Verrett did not fare well in his AAA debut, allowing a whopping seven earned runs on twelve hits in six innings pitched. However, he did strike out nine batters, while only walking […]

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The Real Brandon Nimmo

An article by posted on May 29, 2014 0 Comments
The Real Brandon Nimmo

Anyone who follows the Mets minor league system knows Brandon Nimmo hasn’t had it easy. Along with all the buzz that comes with being a top pick of a New York team, the early successes of fellow 2011 first rounder Jose Fernandez has only brought more intense scrutiny to the young outfielder. Last season, everything […]

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After Spinning A Gem, Gorski Promoted To Triple-A Las Vegas

An article by posted on May 28, 2014 0 Comments
After Spinning A Gem, Gorski Promoted To Triple-A Las Vegas

May 28 As we speculated yesterday in the below article, lefthander Darin Gorski has been promoted to Triple-A Las Vegas. It’s perfect timing for the 26-year-old, coming off his most dominating start of the season. Gorski had a 2.22 ERA for Binghamton with a 1.006 WHIP and a 9.2 strikeout rate. Congratulations Darin! May 27 I try to […]

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Shortstop Prospect Amed Rosario Assigned To Savannah

An article by posted on May 27, 2014 0 Comments
Shortstop Prospect Amed Rosario Assigned To Savannah

Mets top shortstop prospect Amed Rosario was recently assigned to and now on the Single-A Savannah roster after tearing it up against competition during extended Spring Training in Port St. Lucie, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Rubin adds that it is a planned small stop for the extremely talented shortstop, and he will be starting […]

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Mets Minors: Here Comes Brandon Nimmo

An article by posted on May 21, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Here Comes Brandon Nimmo

Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal writes that when the Mets made their pick in the 2011 June amateur draft, they chose Brandon Nimmo with the 13th overall pick, which is a valuable slot that comes with inherent pressure and expectations. The Miami Marlins on the other hand, with the 14th pick, chose pitcher Jose Fernandez, and the difference between […]

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Syndergaard’s Electric Stuff Not Producing Results?

An article by posted on May 20, 2014 0 Comments
Syndergaard’s Electric Stuff Not Producing Results?

Mike Puma of the New York Post writes that the Mets top pitching prospect, Noah Syndergaard continues to puzzle the Mets. According to sources, Puma adds that even though Syndergaard’s stuff is electric at Vegas, his is still struggling to get results. “He needs more time,” a major league evaluator, who recently watched Syndergaard pitch, tells […]

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Who’s Hot/Not Upper Minors: Plawecki Flexing Muscle, Peavey with the Sizzle

An article by posted on May 16, 2014 0 Comments
Who’s Hot/Not Upper Minors: Plawecki Flexing Muscle, Peavey with the Sizzle

Who’s Hot Kevin Plawecki Plawecki has had sort of a streaky season but he’s in a hot streak right now that’s lifted has batting average on the season to a healthy .307. He’s 13 for 39 (.333) in his last 10 games with five extra base hits, including his first home run of the season. […]

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Who’s Hot/Not Lower Minors: Akeel Morris Tops The List

An article by posted on May 15, 2014 0 Comments
Who’s Hot/Not Lower Minors: Akeel Morris Tops The List

Who’s Hot: Akeel Morris – Savannah The 21 year old right-hander from the Virgin Islands has been practically unhittable this past week and has been absolutely dominating hitters in the South Atlantic League. For the week of May 7th-13th, he made two appearances out of the pen, pitching 4.1 innings, allowing two hits, no walks and […]

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Welcome To The Future, Mets Fans

An article by posted on May 15, 2014 0 Comments
Welcome To The Future, Mets Fans

Meet the Mets, the 2014 Mets. However it does beg the question….who are these guys? If you haven’t submerged yourself in the player world of the Mets’ minor league system, gotten a subscription to Baseball America and MILB TV for the last several years at least, then you are scratching your head at some of […]

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