Minor League Stuff

Backman Says Tempo Was Issue During Syndergaard’s Start

An article by posted on April 10, 2014 0 Comments
Backman Says Tempo Was Issue During Syndergaard’s Start

1:30 PM Just a quick update on this as Noah Syndergaard and manager Wally Backman both commented to the Las Vegas Review-Journal about last night’s performance.   Wally Backman: “His tempo was way too slow tonight, especially early in the game. He got better as the game went on but there were times he was 20-plus seconds […]

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Mets Farm Report: Campbell’s Blast Seals Victory For Las Vegas

An article by posted on April 9, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Campbell’s Blast Seals Victory For Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS 7, SACRAMENTO 6 Las Vegas won a tight one after they took off with three runs in the second, starting with a two-run double from Allan Dykstra and an RBI double from Daniel Muno. Rafael Montero threw five innings giving up five hits and three runs which came in the third. The 51s took the lead in the […]

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Mets Farm Report: Puello Keys Walk-Off Win For Vegas

An article by posted on April 8, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Puello Keys Walk-Off Win For Vegas

LAS VEGAS 7, SACRAMENTO 6 The only game played in the Mets minors yesterday, this one was certainly a battle of the bats as both teams went back and forth the entire game.  Daisuke Matsuzaka gave up five hits and three earned runs in five innings, walking four and striking out four, but the Mets eventually won […]

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Mets Farm Report: Lutz Stays Hot, Robles Hurls Five Scoreless

An article by posted on April 7, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Lutz Stays Hot, Robles Hurls Five Scoreless

LAS VEGAS 6, FRESNO 5 Logan Verrett got the start for the 51′s, going six innings while giving up three runs (one earned) on eight hits. He struck out three and walked none. Jeff Walters, who came in in the ninth, gave up a run on two hits, increasing his ERA to 27.00 but was credited with […]

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Mets Farm Report: deGrom Shines, Lutz Red Hot, Fulmer Pasted

An article by posted on April 6, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: deGrom Shines, Lutz Red Hot, Fulmer Pasted

Fresno 8, Las Vegas 6 After jumping out to a 6-1 lead to start the game, the Las Vegas 51′s bullpen couldn’t hold on for the win as the Fresno Grizzlies scored 7 runs in the top of the 9th inning to give the 51′s their first loss of the season.  Jacob deGrom was solid in his […]

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Syndergaard Solid In Triple-A Debut

An article by posted on April 5, 2014 0 Comments
Syndergaard Solid In Triple-A Debut

In his first start of the season for Triple-A Las Vegas, Mets prospect Noah Syndergaard delivered a solid outing that saw him allow two runs on six hits and a walk while striking out five in six innings pitched. The young righty threw 51 of his 76 pitches for strikes and induced eight groundball outs on the […]

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Mets Farm Report: Nieuwenhuis With Four Hits, Black Was Wild

An article by posted on April 4, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Nieuwenhuis With Four Hits, Black Was Wild

Las Vegas 9 , Fresno 2 Rafael Montero was dominant in his first outing of the season. The right hander tossed six shutout innings, allowed just four hits and struck out six while walking none. Kirk Nieuwenhuis went 4 for 4 with a homer, two runs scored and an RBI. Zach Lutz drove in four on a grand slam. Cesar Puello had […]

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Montero Shines for Vegas in Season Debut

An article by posted on April 4, 2014 0 Comments
Montero Shines for Vegas in Season Debut

The season has just begun for the Las Vegas 51′s and our aliens over on the West Coast have enough talent to rocket up to the big leagues sooner rather than later. Tonight, Rafael Montero was right on the ball with his stuff. It’s Rafael Montero’s first full season with the 51′s and he has brought […]

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Who Are The Top 5 Mets Relief Prospects?

An article by posted on April 2, 2014 0 Comments
Who Are The Top 5 Mets Relief Prospects?

With the unfortunate news that Bobby Parnell has a torn MCL in his right elbow and could be out for a significant amount of time, I wanted to revisit a post I wrote this Winter where I profiled my Top 5 Mets Relief Prospects. These are some names that could help the Mets in the […]

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MMO Exclusive: One on One with Catching Prospect Cam Maron

An article by posted on March 27, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: One on One with Catching Prospect Cam Maron

The Mets signed catching prospect Cam Maron in the 34th round of the 2009 Amateur Draft from Hicksville High School, in Hicksville, NY.  Maron, who is entering his sixth season in the Mets farm system, continues to make progress towards his dream of one day playing major league baseball. The anticipation that a player feels prior […]

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