Minor Leagues

Mets Minors: St. Lucie Season on Brink After Blowout Loss

An article by posted on September 7, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: St. Lucie Season on Brink After Blowout Loss

The St. Lucie Mets played in their first playoff game since the 2012 season and dropped game one of the best-of three series to the Bradenton Marauders 11-6 in Port St. Lucie. Chris Flexen got the start for the Mets but had a terrible first inning in which he allowed six runs on six hits. Flexen would […]

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Mets Minors: Regular Season Comes to Disappointing End

An article by posted on September 6, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Regular Season Comes to Disappointing End

Las Vegas 51s (70-74) 7, Salt Lake Bees 1 Box Score Brandon Nimmo LF 1 for 5, BB, R, .352/.423/.541 Gavin Cecchini SS 2 for 4, 2 BB, RBI, R, .325/.390/.448 T.J. Rivera 2B 3 for 5, 2B, 2 RBI, .353/.393/.516 Rivera overtook Nimmo for the Pacific Coast League batting title. Outfielder Travis Taijeron hit his 42nd double of the season which led […]

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Mets Minors: T.J. Rivera and Phillip Evans Win Batting Titles

An article by posted on September 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: T.J. Rivera and Phillip Evans Win Batting Titles

Coming into play on Labor Day, Brandon Nimmo was hitting .354 while Las Vegas 51s teammate T.J. Rivera was at .350 with the Pacific Coast League batting title on the line. The two traded spots for the title during the game with Rivera leading .3531 to Nimmo’s .3529 going into the 9th inning of the 51s blow out win. […]

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Mets Minors: LHP Andrew Barbosa’s Stock Continues to Rise

An article by posted on September 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: LHP Andrew Barbosa’s Stock Continues to Rise

One start removed from pitching seven no-hit innings for Class A Advanced St. Lucie, southpaw Andrew Barbosa followed it up with another great start upon his return to the Eastern League. Barbosa fired eight scoreless innings of one-hit ball while striking out five on the day and walking two batters as Binghamton defeated Erie by […]

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Mets Catching Prospect Tomas Nido Wins FSL Batting Title

An article by posted on September 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Catching Prospect Tomas Nido Wins FSL Batting Title

Last night, St. Lucie Mets catcher Tomas Nido went 3-4 raising his batting average from .308 to .316.  With that impressive performance, Nido passed Chace Numata, a catcher in the Phillies organization, in the race for the 2016 Florida State League batting title. After a 3-5 performance today, the final day of the season, Nido raised his batting […]

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Mets Minors: Nimmo, Nido Hold Batting Title Leads

An article by posted on September 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Nimmo, Nido Hold Batting Title Leads

Las Vegas 51s (69-73) 11, Salt Lake Bees 2 Box Score Brandon Nimmo CF 2 for 5, 2 R, .354/.424/.545 Gavin Cecchini 2B 1 for 4, 2 BB, HR, 2 R, .327/.390/.453 T.J. Rivera 3B 4 for 6, 2 2B, RBI, 2 R, .349/.391/.511 Rivera narrowed the gap for the PCL batting title with a great night as he trails […]

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St. Lucie Mets Claim Division Title in Blowout Win

An article by posted on September 3, 2016 0 Comments
St. Lucie Mets Claim Division Title in Blowout Win

The St. Lucie Mets beat the Jupiter Hammerheads 9-2 tonight to clinch the second half division title and a playoff spot. The Mets came into Friday night with three games left in the season and all of them against Jupiter, needing to win just one to claim a playoff spot. It’s the St. Lucie Mets […]

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Mets Minors: Cecchini Debuts at Second, Flexen Unhittable

An article by posted on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Cecchini Debuts at Second, Flexen Unhittable

Las Vegas 51s (67-71) 5, El Paso Chihuahuas 2 Box Score Gavin Cecchini made his professional start at second base and was flawless, “Gavin was outstanding at second base,” Backman told Las Vegas 51s beat writer Betsy Helfand after the game. Brandon Nimmo LF: 3 for 5, 2B (25th), 2 R, .355/.426/.552 Gavin Cecchini 2B: 0 for 3, BB, R, .325/.387/.446 T.J. […]

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Dominic Smith Putting An Exclamation Point On Breakout Season

An article by posted on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Putting An Exclamation Point On Breakout Season

By the beginning of August, Mets first base prospect Dominic Smith had already proved many of his doubters wrong with what has been the best offensive season of his career. He entered into August with an already career-high 12 home runs, and in fact that his twice as many as he hit in 2015 which was his […]

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Mets Minors: 51s Eliminated From Playoff Contention

An article by posted on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: 51s Eliminated From Playoff Contention

El Paso Chihuahuas 5 (San Diego), Las Vegas 51s 0 (66-73) Box Score Brandon Nimmo CF 2 for 5, 2 K .352/.424/.548 Gavin Cecchini SS 0 for 4, K .327/.388/.449 T.J. Rivera 2B 1 for 4, E .346/.387/.505 As you can see, there are a couple of pieces missing from the lineup. Rivera isn’t playing 3rd base like he […]

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Mets Minors: Conforto, Nimmo Homer Off Lefty

An article by posted on August 31, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Conforto, Nimmo Homer Off Lefty

El Paso Chihuahuas 6, Las Vegas 51s  (66-72) 5 Box Score Brandon Nimmo LF 3 for 5, 2B, HR, 3 R, .351/.424/.550 Gavin Cecchini SS 2 for 5, .330/.391/.454 Michael Conforto RF 3 for 5, HR, 2 RBI, .422/.483/.727 Nimmo hit his 11th home run of the season setting a new career high in that department […]

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