Minor League Stuff

Mets Dismiss Triple-A Pitching Coach Mark Brewer

An article by posted on September 18, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Dismiss Triple-A Pitching Coach Mark Brewer

Yesterday, Andy McCullough of the Star Ledger. reported that Mark Brewer, the pitching coach for Triple-A Buffalo, has been dismissed from the organization. McCullough’s sources told him that a recent internal review of the Mets minor-league system revealed “a disconnect between the practices of the Triple-A pitching staff and the organization’s prescribed pitching program”. General manager Sandy Alderson […]

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Buffalo and Blue Jays Nearing a PDC Agreement

An article by posted on September 16, 2012 0 Comments
Buffalo and Blue Jays Nearing a PDC Agreement

Updated Post 9/16 Mike Harrington of the Buffalo News writes this morning: It’s been hush-hush until now because of the rules of the minor and major leagues, but the window for MLB clubs to talk to potential new minor-league affiliates officially opened today — and the Bisons and Toronto Blue Jays are now working on […]

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Projecting 2013-2015 ETA’s For Mets Top Prospects

An article by posted on September 14, 2012 0 Comments
Projecting 2013-2015 ETA’s For Mets Top Prospects

Lets have some fun today. After reading something Jim Callis said in his Prospect Chat on Baseball America yesterday, I was inspired to bring out my crystal ball and predict when we’ll see some of the Mets top prospect’s. But first take a look at this: Wow, that’s a pretty optimistic view, and one that […]

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Zach Lutz To Have Wrist Surgery On Monday

An article by posted on September 12, 2012 0 Comments
Zach Lutz To Have Wrist Surgery On Monday

The Mets announced Zach Lutz will have surgery on the hamate bone in his left wrist. Lutz, 26, will have his surgery performed by Mets Hand Specialist Dr. Andrew Weiland at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan. The right-handed hitting corner infielder broke his hamate bone while with Triple-A Buffalo and missed 49 games […]

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Brooklyn Cyclones: The 2012 Season In Review

An article by posted on September 12, 2012 0 Comments
Brooklyn Cyclones: The 2012 Season In Review

The 2012 Brooklyn Cyclones finished their 76-game season with a record of 45-31 – 14 games above .500. It was twelfth straight season the team has accomplished the feat, making the Cyclones one of four professional teams that have done that in the history of the game. They join the New York Yankees, the Arizona League Giants […]

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Mets Extend Affiliation With Savannah Sand Gnats Through 2014 Season

An article by posted on September 11, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Extend Affiliation With Savannah Sand Gnats Through 2014 Season

  The New York Mets and the Savannah Sand Gnats today jointly announced they have renewed their Player Development Contract for two more years. The renewal will keep Savannah as a Mets’ affiliate through the 2014 season. During the Mets affiliation, the Sand Gnats have enjoyed some of their most successful seasons in franchise history. […]

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Mets Minors: Organizational Leaders In Pitching

An article by posted on September 11, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Organizational Leaders In Pitching

Earned Run Average Ever since he was signed by the New York Mets as an International free agent in 2008 at the ripe old age of 17, Robles has done nothing, but impress every step of the way. Now in his fourth season as a pro, Robles has taken his performance to a whole other […]

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Mets Minors: Organizational Leaders In Batting

An article by posted on September 10, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Organizational Leaders In Batting

Batting Average T.J. Rivera led the Mets Minors with a .320 combined batting average this season between Low-A Savannah and High-A St. Lucie. Rivera was tearing it up at a .332/.396/.487 clip in 64 games with Savannah before he was promoted. He slowed down considerably after joining St. Lucie, but still batted a more than […]

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Brooklyn Falls To Hudson Valley 8-1, Winner Takes All Game Tonight!

An article by posted on September 10, 2012 0 Comments
Brooklyn Falls To Hudson Valley 8-1, Winner Takes All Game Tonight!

It was a tough afternoon for the Cyclones, who played Game 2 of their playoff series with the Hudson Valley Renegades on Sunday afternoon, and fell by the score of 8-1. This game got underway on Sunday afternoon because of a rain delay on Saturday, by the way. Luis Mateo took the mound for the […]

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MMO Prospect Pulse: Hansel Robles Is One To Watch

An article by posted on September 10, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Prospect Pulse: Hansel Robles Is One To Watch

What an amazing game by Hansel Robles last night who tossed a complete game shutout and struck out ten batters to defeat the Hudson Valley Renegades 4-0 and take Game One of the Semi Final round of the New York Penn League Championship Series. Mets Merized Online’s Peter Shapiro who has been raving about Robles […]

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