Mets Minors

Coaches and Players Grind It Out At Minor League Camp

An article by posted on 27/03/2016 0 Comments
Coaches and Players Grind It Out At Minor League Camp

Kevin Morgan stood in front of his players after finishing that day’s workouts. He was extremely blunt. “We start games in two weeks,” he said. “Some of you may come with us, and some of you won’t come back. You only get one shot at this thing.” If anyone should know, it’s Morgan. Back in 1997, […]

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MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 14 Gabriel Ynoa, RHP

An article by posted on 26/03/2016 0 Comments
MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 14 Gabriel Ynoa, RHP

We’re chugging along and going into the final 14 of our very very long prospect list, and have come across a very old name that has been a top prospect since 2012. Gabriel Ynoa continues to take the long approach for our consideration as a top prospect, and we are very close to seeing the […]

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MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 15 Ali Sanchez, C

An article by posted on 23/03/2016 0 Comments
MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 15 Ali Sanchez, C

For the last three years, all of the talk surrounding young Mets catching prospects started and ended with Travis d’Arnaud and Kevin Plawecki, and for good reason. Now that both have graduated onto bigger and better things in the major leagues, you can forget about exciting minor league backstops now, right? Wrong. Enter Ali Sanchez. #15 C Ali Sanchez Ht: 6’0″ Wt: 175 Age: 1/20/1997 […]

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Dilson Herrera Wallops Game-Winning Homer In WBC Clincher

An article by posted on 20/03/2016 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Wallops Game-Winning Homer In WBC Clincher

Colombia is headed to the World Baseball Classic for the first time ever thanks to a game-winning 8th inning solo home run by Dilson Herrera to beat Panama by a 2-1 score. The Colombian hero crushed a 3-1 pitch from former major league pitcher Manny Corpas over the fence in left field to give his […]

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Dominic Smith’s Power Will Come

An article by posted on 17/03/2016 0 Comments
Dominic Smith’s Power Will Come

In an interview by Matt Ehalt of The Record, Mets first base prospect Dominic Smith addresses the concerns he had with his power shortage during his 2014 season in Single-A Savannah, where he clubbed just one home run in 126 games. He was in a real conundrum, and approached Mets staff for advice. They knew his […]

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Thirty Years Later, Looking At Mets Top Prospects

An article by posted on 12/03/2016 0 Comments
Thirty Years Later, Looking At Mets Top Prospects

Thirty years ago, prior to one of the most magical season in New York Mets team history, a young shortstop by the name of Kevin Elster was the Mets #1 prospect according to Baseball America. Elster became one of three players on this Top 10 list to play for the Mets in the 1986 championship season. Here […]

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Mets Minors: Top 5 Third Base Prospects Led By Urena

An article by posted on 10/03/2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 5 Third Base Prospects Led By Urena

Third base is definitely a spot for the Mets that is limited prospect wise with the suspension of Eudor Garcia and the lost 2015 season from Jhoan Urena. The Mets do have a bunch of other guys that aren’t strictly third baseman but have played there recently like T.J. Rivera, Jeff McNeil, and Yeffry De Aza. Also the possibility with the Mets glutton […]

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FanGraphs’ Mets Prospect List Loaded With Surprises

An article by posted on 09/03/2016 0 Comments
FanGraphs’ Mets Prospect List Loaded With Surprises

Dan Farnsworth of Fangraphs continued the site’s team by team prospect lists on Tuesday with the New York Mets. You can see the list below, along with their placements on last year’s rankings. LHP Steven Matz (7) OF Desmond Lindsay (N/A) SS Amed Rosario (3) SS Gregory Guerrero (N/A) 1B Dominic Smith (9) SS Gavin […]

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Mets Minors: Top Prospects 25-21 Including Matt Reynolds

An article by posted on 08/03/2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top Prospects 25-21 Including Matt Reynolds

Over at MetsMinors.net we chose who we thought were the Top 80 Prospects in the Mets farm system, we will bring the Top 30 to MMO for your viewing pleasure. We started the countdown with L.J. Mazzilli (#30), Jake Simon (#29), Andres Gimenez (#28), Josh Smoker (#27), and Jeff McNeil (#26). Here is the next installment in […]

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Mets Minors: Top 5 Catcher Prospects

An article by posted on 06/03/2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 5 Catcher Prospects

Today we talk about the dearth…er, depth we have at catcher. Okay, maybe it isn’t as great as the times we had with Travis d’Arnaud and Kevin Plawecki coming through the system, but there are some guys that you’ll see coming through to watch and look forward to. The Mets 2015 pick Mazeika being one of them, doing an […]

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