Minor League Stuff

Prospect Watch: Molina’s Secondary Pitches, Rosario’s Improving Approach

An article by posted on September 1, 2014 0 Comments
Prospect Watch: Molina’s Secondary Pitches, Rosario’s Improving Approach

Saturday night I had the pleasure of catching a game between two of the New York Penn League’s best teams, the Tri City Valley Cats and the Mets’ own Brooklyn Cyclones. Let me tell you MMO, we can begin to get excited about a couple farmhands on that roster, specifically Marcos Molina and Amed Rosario. […]

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Cyclones Eliminated As Playoff Hopes Went Down to the Wire

An article by posted on September 1, 2014 0 Comments
Cyclones Eliminated As Playoff Hopes Went Down to the Wire

Beginning the last day of the season, the Brooklyn Cyclones and the Connecticut Tigers were locked in a tie for the only New York-Penn League Wild Card slot.  Connecticut held the tiebreaker, meaning Brooklyn needed both a win and a Tiger loss to make it to the playoffs.  The dust finally settled three hours after […]

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Prospect Pulse: LHP Dario Alvarez Gets The Call

An article by posted on August 31, 2014 0 Comments
Prospect Pulse: LHP Dario Alvarez Gets The Call

Here is a reposting of an article I wrote about Alvarez last month that includes quotes from pitching coach Mark Valdes. Enjoy. July 9 – Dario Alvarez Is On The Move On Monday, left-hander Dario Alvarez was named the South Atlantic League Pitcher of the Week, the second time this season he’s copped that honor. The […]

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Prospect Spotlight: Marcos Molina’s Breakthrough Season

An article by posted on August 31, 2014 0 Comments
Prospect Spotlight: Marcos Molina’s Breakthrough Season

Everyone who follows baseball intently knows that it is the most rigorous sport when it comes to making it to the majors after being signed or drafted. Players must perform at several levels of the minors before they are given an opportunity to finally show their skills in the big show. One prospect has been […]

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MMO Exclusive: Dilson Herrera Goes From Big Dreams To Big Leagues

An article by posted on August 29, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Dilson Herrera Goes From Big Dreams To Big Leagues

Wow, what a dramatic change of events for the Mets on Thursday night, first Daniel Murphy goes on the DL and then the Mets catch everyone off guard and call up top prospect Dilson Herrera. When I first heard the news, I was shocked and not because Herrera does not deserve the opportunity, oh he definitely does, but […]

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Battery of Syndergaard And Plawecki Dominated On Wednesday

An article by posted on August 28, 2014 0 Comments
Battery of Syndergaard And Plawecki Dominated On Wednesday

The Mets top 2 prospects (according to MLB.com) Noah Syndergaard and Kevin Plawecki teamed up for an effort worthy of those rankings on Wednesday. Making his 25th start for the AAA Las Vegas 51′s, Syndergaard made it one of his best. Over 6.2 he struck out 9 and yielded just 1 run on 7 hits. […]

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Cyclones Win Wild Walkoff On Hit-By-Pitch

An article by posted on August 28, 2014 0 Comments
Cyclones Win Wild Walkoff On Hit-By-Pitch

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – In a game that featured three wild pitches in the same inning leading to a critical run, it was a fitting end that the Brooklyn Cyclones earned a victory on a walkoff bases-loaded hit-by-pitch. The Cyclones (40-31) needed 11 innings to defeat the Staten Island Yankees 3-2 at MCU Park in Coney […]

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B-Mets Help Disabled Children Dream and Do

An article by posted on August 27, 2014 0 Comments
B-Mets Help Disabled Children Dream and Do

A Dave Clark D3 (Disability, Dream and Do) Baseball Camp is good for what ails you. It is good for the heart. It is good for the mind. And, it is good for the soul. Walk into a D3 baseball camp feeling a little blue, a little down in the dumps, a little like life […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Reynolds Swipes Two Bases, Seratelli Slams 51′s Past Express

An article by posted on August 27, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Reynolds Swipes Two Bases, Seratelli Slams 51′s Past Express

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas 9, Round Rock 5 New Britain 5, Binghamton 1 – Game 1 Binghamton 3, New Britain 2 – Game 2 St. Lucie 5, Charlotte 2 Augusta 5, Savannah 3 Brooklyn 8, Staten Island 2 Johnson City 3, Kingsport 2 Minor League Notes Anthony Seratelli hit his second home run […]

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Alderson On Mets Staying Put In Las Vegas

An article by posted on August 27, 2014 0 Comments
Alderson On Mets Staying Put In Las Vegas

With the Rochester Red Wings officially renewing their agreement with the Minnesota Twins in the International League, the Mets are officially stuck with Las Vegas as their Triple-A affiliate through the 2016 season. “We’ve been happy in Las Vegas,” Sandy Alderson said Tuesday afternoon. “Some of the distance issues and so forth notwithstanding, we really have had […]

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