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MLB Updates Mets Top Prospects, DePodesta High On SS Luis Carpio

An article by posted on November 11, 2015 0 Comments
MLB Updates Mets Top Prospects, DePodesta High On SS Luis Carpio

MLB Pipeline has updated their Mets Top 30 Prospects list for the offseason. Here is how they ranked the ten best prospects in the system. The Mets have seen a many of their top prospects advance to the big-league team this past season with over a dozen major league debuts including Noah Syndergaard, Kevin Plawecki, […]

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Gavin Cecchini Scratched From Team USA Roster With Injury

An article by posted on November 9, 2015 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Scratched From Team USA Roster With Injury

Mets shortstop prospect Gavin Cecchini was scheduled to play for Team USA in the first annual Premier 12 Tournament taking place in Asia. The tournament actually started yesterday but USA doesn’t have its first game until tomorrow against the Dominican Republic. Cecchini was on the preliminary roster before being scratched last week according to a […]

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Vic Black Among Minor Leaguers Electing Free Agency

An article by posted on November 6, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black Among Minor Leaguers Electing Free Agency

Once promising hard throwing reliever Vic Black has seen his days with the New York Mets come to an end as he elected free agency today. Black was a bright spot in the Mets bullpen combining for a 2.83 ERA and 1.298 WHIP in 47.2 innings covering the 2013-2014 season. Black was traded to the Mets on […]

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Mets Add Lefty Josh Smoker To 40-Man Roster

An article by posted on November 5, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Add Lefty Josh Smoker To 40-Man Roster

Today the Mets officially added left-handed former Nationals first round pick Josh Smoker to their 40-man roster putting it right at 40. Smoker started the season with the Savannah Sand Gnats after signing a minor league deal on during the last week of Spring Training. He pitched for the St. Lucie Mets as well and […]

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Mets Pitching Prospect Marcos Molina Has Tommy John Surgery

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Pitching Prospect Marcos Molina Has Tommy John Surgery

Marcos Molina who was ranked as the Mets number 6 prospect by Baseball America earlier today has had Tommy John surgery and will miss the entire 2016 season. The 20-year old right handed pitcher was shutdown on two separate occasions this year with the St. Lucie Mets. The first time came after a rough outing […]

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BA Releases Top 10 Mets Prospect List, Four Shortstops Included

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
BA Releases Top 10 Mets Prospect List, Four Shortstops Included

Baseball America released their Top 10 Mets prospect list today and unsurprisingly they have left-hander Steven Matz at the top. They talk about the fact that the trades of Michael Fulmer, Robert Whalen, Matt Koch, Casey Meisner, Luis Cessa, John Gant and Miller Diaz has weakened the Mets starting pitching depth in the Minors. However, the Mets minor league system still finished with a .532 combined winning percentage this year […]

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Gavin Cecchini Among Four Mets On USA Premier Roster

An article by posted on October 22, 2015 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Among Four Mets On USA Premier Roster

The Mets announced that four Mets prospects will join Team USA that is heading to Taipei to play in the WBSC Premier 12 Tournament that starts on November 10th against the Dominican Republic. The roster is headlined by shortstop prospect Gavin Cecchini who is listed as Mets #4 prospect according to MLB Pipeline. Cecchini hit .317/.377/.442 this year […]

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Mets Shortstop Prospect Amed Rosario Injures Wrist

An article by posted on October 16, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Shortstop Prospect Amed Rosario Injures Wrist

Update: Rosario will not play for the Aguilas this season. Rosters become MLB player heavy in November and they do not want to risk having him play. The Mets top shortstop prospect Amed Rosario injured his wrist during the preseason workouts in the Dominican Winter League for the Aguilas Cibaenas. It is said to be a […]

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Dominic Smith Picks Up Right Where He Left Off

An article by posted on October 14, 2015 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Picks Up Right Where He Left Off

Last night the Arizona Fall League started with the Salt River Rafters winning their first game of the season 5-3 over the Scottsdale Scorpions. The Rafters offense was helped by Dominic Smith who was 2 for 3 with a walk, run scored and two doubles. Both doubles were off San Francisco Giants left-handed prospect Adalberto […]

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Mets Minors: Syndergaard Part Of BA’s All-Rookie Team

An article by posted on October 10, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Syndergaard Part Of BA’s All-Rookie Team

Baseball America picked nine position players and six pitchers to be part of their All-Rookie team with Noah Syndergaard being the only Mets player chosen. Michael Conforto was passed over in the outfield for Joc Pederson, Randal Grichuk and Odubel Herrera mainly because of his limited opportunity this year (only 174 AB’s). Syndergaard led rookie pitchers with his 166 strikeouts this season in 150 innings. […]

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Dominic Smith Among Law’s Most Impressive Prospects This Season

An article by posted on September 24, 2015 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Among Law’s Most Impressive Prospects This Season

Prospect expert Keith Law of ESPN highlighted the top ten prospects who have impressed him in 2015 and while he had Houston Astros first baseman A.J. Reed as his Prospect of the Year, he also listed Mets first baseman Dominic Smith among his favorites. He writes: “Smith didn’t turn 20 until mid-June, and despite a […]

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