Minor Leagues

Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #5-1

An article by posted on September 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #5-1

#5 Wuilmer Becerra RF Ht: 6’4″  Wt: 200   Level: High-A St. Lucie Mets B/T: R/R  Age: 10/1/1994 (Age 21)  Age Dif: -1.7 Acquired: With Travis d’Arnaud, John Buck, and Noah Syndergaard in a trade for R.A. Dickey on 12/17/12 Preseason Rank: #6 2016 Statistics: 65 G, 263 PA, 243 AB, 77 H, 17 2B, HR, 34 RBI, 7 SB, 1 CS, 9 BB, 52 K .312/.341/.393 Profile: Hate it or love it, Becerra […]

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Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #10-6

An article by posted on September 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #10-6

As we venture into the final ten of our countdown of the Mets top 50 prospects, we find tons of potential and a few familiar names. I would wager, that barring injuries, three of the five listed are consensus top 100 prospects in 12 months. Three of the following guys received the Mets Sterling Award […]

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Mets 2016 Sterling Award Winners Announced Including Nimmo and Rosario

An article by posted on September 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets 2016 Sterling Award Winners Announced Including Nimmo and Rosario

The New York Mets today announced that outfielder Brandon Nimmo and shortstop Amed Rosario were named Sterling Minor League Organizational Co-Players of the Year and LHP P.J. Conlon earned Sterling Organizational Pitcher of the Year honors. Brandon Nimmo played all three outfield spots this year for the 51s on the way to a great bounce back […]

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Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #15-11

An article by posted on September 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #15-11

We continue our look into the Mets top prospects with some promising position players and a starter that has stepped up to help the big league club tremendously. #15 RHP Seth Lugo Ht: 6’4”  Wt: 225  Level: Triple-A Las Vegas 51s/New York Mets B/T: R/R  Age: 11/17/1989(26) Age Dif: -0.7 Acquired: Selected in the 34th round of the 2011 MLB June Amateur Draft out of Centanary College […]

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Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #20-16

An article by posted on September 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #20-16

This list is made from the Top 50 that we do over at MetsMinors.net and Max Wotell was our #20 prospect before he was traded, so we’re moving Phillip Evans into our list at #50, and the rest move up. Technically, Gregory Guerrero becomes our #20 prospect but since we already wrote about him in the last article we decided to […]

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MMO Exclusive Interview: Catcher Tomas Nido Talks About Breakout Season

An article by posted on September 13, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive Interview: Catcher Tomas Nido Talks About Breakout Season

St. Lucie Mets catcher Tomas Nido enjoyed a breakout season on both sides of the ball including winning the Florida State League batting title with his .320 average. Nido threw out 42 percent of would-be basestealers, making him one of only two full season minor catchers to hit at least .320 and have at least […]

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MMO Position Prospect of the Year: Amed Rosario, SS

An article by posted on September 12, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Position Prospect of the Year: Amed Rosario, SS

(Photo: Courtesy of MLB.com) The Mets had a number of impressive performances this season. T.J. Rivera, Phillip Evans, and Tomas Nido won their respective league’s batting titles. Brandon Nimmo had the highest OBP in all of Triple-A. Other prospects would have breakout seasons as well. However, when you are discussing who the Mets’ best prospect and best minor leaguer currently is, […]

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The Other Side of Neon: A Painfully Honest Look at Baseball in the Desert

An article by posted on September 8, 2016 0 Comments
The Other Side of Neon: A Painfully Honest Look at Baseball in the Desert

It was spring 1982 when this 16 year-old fan heard the worst news imaginable from his parents: “We’re moving to Las Vegas.” Who could’ve imagined that three decades later, the Mets, to a small degree, would follow me here. With the recent announcement of a 2-year extension in Las Vegas, I decided to blog about the […]

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Mets Minors: St. Lucie Falls 4-1 to End Their Season

An article by posted on September 8, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: St. Lucie Falls 4-1 to End Their Season

The 2016 Mets minor league season is officially over with the St. Lucie Mets 4-1 loss on Wednesday night to the Bradenton Marauders. St. Lucie entered the game needing to win two straight games to win the best-of three series and move on to the next round. St. Lucie starter P.J. Conlon had a rare rough outing, […]

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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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