Minor Leagues

Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto Homers, Lutz Rakes In Return

An article by posted on July 17, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto Homers, Lutz Rakes In Return

  Las Vegas (54-38) 10, Albuquerque 5 Zach Lutz had a great return to the Mets organization going 4-5 with a double and three RBI. He played first base and batted fifth with his only out at the plate coming on a line drive to left field. In case you missed it Lutz was added […]

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Minor League Roster Moves: Castellanos Headed To Japan, Lutz Back

An article by posted on July 16, 2015 0 Comments
Minor League Roster Moves: Castellanos Headed To Japan, Lutz Back

  The Mets have brought back Zach Lutz to the organization after releasing him last June to allow him to sign with Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles of the Japanese Pacific League. He has been added to the Las Vegas 51′s roster to take the place of OF/IF Alex Castellanos who is headed to play in […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Eastern League ASG Ends In Homerun Shootout

An article by posted on July 16, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Eastern League ASG Ends In Homerun Shootout

INT All-Stars 4, PCL All-Stars 3 The Pacific Coast League All-Stars took a 3-1 lead in the 8th inning on a two-run homerun by Diamondbacks prospect Peter O’Brien but Jon Edwards from the Rangers organization gave up three runs in the top of the 9th. The lone 51′s representative at the game (Matt Reynolds on […]

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Binghamton Releases Three During All-Star Break

An article by posted on July 15, 2015 0 Comments
Binghamton Releases Three During All-Star Break

Binghamton has announced they have released INF Aderlin Rodriguez, INF Dustin Lawley, and OF Eudy Pina from the AA roster. Lawley was a 19th round pick of the Mets in 2011 and has hit .213/.256/.370 with six homeruns and 26 RBI. He has been more productive lately with two homeruns and eight RBI over his last ten games. He has […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Great Games By Ynoa And Meisner

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Great Games By Ynoa And Meisner

  Las Vegas was off last night with the Pacific Coast League Homerun Derby competition being held, without Travis Taijeron surprisingly being included. The AAA All-Star game is Wednesday at 10 ET and will be televised on MLB Network. Darin Gorski was named the PCL pitcher of the week, going 7 innings giving up just one unearned […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Lugo Shines In Front Of Four Scouts

An article by posted on July 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Lugo Shines In Front Of Four Scouts

  Las Vegas had their last game of the first half on Saturday when they extended their win streak to 6 games with a 5-4 win over Salt Lake. They finished the first half going 53-38 good for a 8-game lead in the Pacific Coast League Pacific Southern division. Vic Black picked up the win of […]

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Castellanos Stays Hot, Leads Las Vegas To 8-4 Win

An article by posted on July 11, 2015 0 Comments
Castellanos Stays Hot, Leads Las Vegas To 8-4 Win

The 51s won their fourth straight against Salt Lake, and fifth in a row overall, as they beat the Bees 8-4 Friday night. Dillon Gee got the start for Las Vegas and gave up only single runs in the second and fifth innings before getting tagged for two more in the sixth. His final line […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Shines Again, Gonzalez No-Hitter

An article by posted on July 10, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Shines Again, Gonzalez No-Hitter

  Las Vegas (50-38) 6, Salt Lake 4 Game One Luis Cessa made his 2nd start for Las Vegas and it went much better allowing only two unearned runs on six hits, zero walks, and six strikeouts in 5.2 innings. Cessa was in the 93-96 MPH range all night with his fastball and was still […]

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How I Came to Love the Minor Leagues

An article by posted on July 10, 2015 0 Comments
How I Came to Love the Minor Leagues

I attended my first ballgame at Cashman Field in 1987, or ’88. I know that because we got an autograph from Bip Roberts. My family was on vacation in Las Vegas and I was bored by hanging out in the video arcade at the Circus Circus all day. The team was called the Las Vegas […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Stays Hot, Thompson With Four Hits

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Stays Hot, Thompson With Four Hits

Las Vegas (49-38) 10, Salt Lake 5 The Las Vegas offense was an extra base hit machine producing nine of them on the night incuding two doubles a piece by Dilson Herrera, Cory Vaughn, and Dan Rohlfing. Travis Taijeron had two extra base hits as well, his 11th double and 15th homerun of the season. […]

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