Minor Leagues

Mets Minor League Recap: Vegas Wins 10th Straight, Nimmo Has Three Hits, Reynolds Knocks In Two

An article by posted on May 4, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Vegas Wins 10th Straight, Nimmo Has Three Hits, Reynolds Knocks In Two

Las Vegas (16-8) 5, Reno 2 Las Vegas was tied 2-2 heading into the bottom of the 6th before Wilfredo Tovar hit a two-run double to score Brandon Allen and Travis Taijeron to give the 51′s lead for good and win their 10th straight game. Matt Reynolds went 1-4 with his 12th double and two RBI’s to give him 23 […]

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Featured Post: Matz Is Ready For The Mets, But Are The Mets Ready For Him?

An article by posted on May 4, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Matz Is Ready For The Mets, But Are The Mets Ready For Him?

Mets pitching prospect Steven Matz was his usual electrifying self again on Thursday night allowing just one first inning run and then shutting down the Reno Aces the rest away while striking out 12 batters in seven innings in the process. Matz toyed with the Aces using his 95 MPH fastball for nine of his […]

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How Long Before We See Matt Reynolds In Queens?

An article by posted on May 4, 2015 0 Comments
How Long Before We See Matt Reynolds In Queens?

Matt Reynolds is tearing the cover off the ball at Triple-A Las Vegas so far this season, hitting at a vigorous .330/.398/.545 clip. (29-for-88) This has been a regular occurrence for the 24 year-old, actually, as last season between Double-A Binghamton and the 51′s, Reynolds hit a robust .343/.405/.454 in 478 at-bats. MLB.com had this […]

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Wilfredo Tovar: The Mets Answer at Shortstop?

An article by posted on May 2, 2015 0 Comments
Wilfredo Tovar: The Mets Answer at Shortstop?

Coming into this season, there was much doubt surrounding whether a Wilmer Flores and Daniel Murphy shortstop and second base combination could holdup over a full season. And while the Mets eleven game winning streak gave the clumsy duo a bit more leeway, two big losses against the Marlins earlier this week exacerbated the Mets […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Reynolds With Two 2B’s, Nimmo Plays, Ynoa Strikes Out 8

An article by posted on May 2, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Reynolds With Two 2B’s, Nimmo Plays, Ynoa Strikes Out 8

Las Vegas (14-8) 4, Reno 3 Las Vegas was able to secure its 8th straight win behind a solid pitching performance from Matt Bowman who went 5 innings allowing one run on two hits and two walks striking out one. Bowman’s sinking fastball was on its A game last night as he recorded ten outs via […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Matz the Magnificent Strikes Out 12, Toy Cannon Flushing Bound

An article by posted on May 1, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Matz the Magnificent Strikes Out 12, Toy Cannon Flushing Bound

Las Vegas (13-8) 7, Reno 2 Steven Matz gave up a run in the first inning but after that he was absolutely dominant striking out 12 over 7 innings including the last five hitters he faced. Matz allowed five hits, two walks, and threw 101 pitches with 70 of them being for strikes. Here is […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Nimmo Collects Two Hits, Survives Injury Scare

An article by posted on April 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Nimmo Collects Two Hits, Survives Injury Scare

It was light on the Minor League schedule with both Las Vegas and Savannah having off days but that didn’t keep the Mets from getting a serious injury scare. I was the at the game and what seemed like a harmless double to left center field before it resulted in Brandon Nimmo leaving the field […]

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Nimmo Left Game With “Pinched” Right Knee

An article by posted on April 30, 2015 0 Comments
Nimmo Left Game With “Pinched” Right Knee

Mets outfield prospect Brandon Nimmo was injured Wednesday evening in Portland during the B-Mets vs. SeaDogs game. Nimmo, a first round pick in 2011, was injured during an awkward slide into second base legging out a double and had to be helped off the field. It looked like a serious leg injury and Nimmo was […]

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Wally Backman Raves About His Middle Infielders Reynolds and Herrera

An article by posted on April 29, 2015 0 Comments
Wally Backman Raves About His Middle Infielders Reynolds and Herrera

Triple-A manager Wally Backman has his team battling for the division again with the Las Vegas 51s one game out of first with a 12-8 record. Leading the offense for Backman are shortstop Matt Reynolds who leads the team with 21 RBI already this season. While his middle infield mate, second baseman Dilson Herrera is […]

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How Good Is Dilson Herrera?

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
How Good Is Dilson Herrera?

Before Daniel Murphy blasted that epic home run in the Mets 3-1 victory over the Miami Marlins, there were many killing Murphy and some were even calling for him to be replaced by Triple-A second baseman who has been tearing it up in Las Vegas. Herrera, 21, has been a Top 100 prospect in baseball, […]

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