Tag: minor leagues

Exclusive Interview: Utility Player Ty Kelly Talks Baseball With MMO

An article by posted on March 27, 2017 0 Comments
Exclusive Interview: Utility Player Ty Kelly Talks Baseball With MMO

Ty Kelly had experienced Triple A before. When the New York Mets signed Kelly back in November 2015 to a minor league contract, the Las Vegas 51s was his fifth Triple A team he’d played for in his professional career. Little did Kelly know that the fifth, not the third time, would be his charm. […]

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David Wright To DH In Games Until Mid-March

An article by posted on February 22, 2017 0 Comments
David Wright To DH In Games Until Mid-March

Terry Collins spoke to reporters yesterday and mentioned that David Wright will likely DH in spring training games until mid-March. “He’s not going to play a lot of third base,” Collins said. “He is going to get a ton of ground balls, as much as we can get him, but he probably won’t play a […]

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Alderson: Conforto Could Start Season In Minors With Current Outfield Situation

An article by posted on February 8, 2017 0 Comments
Alderson: Conforto Could Start Season In Minors With Current Outfield Situation

Sandy Alderson was a guest on Baseball Night in New York and was asked if he sees a chance for Michael Conforto to get consistent at bats this year the way the team is built right now. Alderson replied: “I think he has the potential to be a very versatile player and a good offensive […]

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2017 Mets Top 30 Prospects: #26-30 Led By Crismatt

An article by posted on February 2, 2017 0 Comments
2017 Mets Top 30 Prospects: #26-30 Led By Crismatt

26. RHP Nabil Crismatt Ht: 6’1″  Wt: 200  Level: Brooklyn Cyclones (Short-A), Columbia Fireflies (Full-A), Binghamton Mets (Double A) B/T: R/R  Age: 12/25/1994 (22) Age Dif: -3.5 (Double A) Last year: #50 Acquired: Signed by the Mets as a non-drafted free agent on Aug. 3, 2011 2016 Statistics: 13 G, 65.2 IP, 1-4 W/L record, 2.47 ERA, 0.88 WHIP, 74/7 SO/BB Profile: The 22-year-old right-hander […]

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Ron Darling Compares Michael Conforto To Don Mattingly

An article by posted on January 6, 2017 0 Comments
Ron Darling Compares Michael Conforto To Don Mattingly

In a recent TV appearance on MLB Network, former Mets pitcher and current SNY color commentator Ron Darling compared the swing of Michael Conforto to Don Mattingly. Darling goes on to talk about playing against Mattingly in 1983 in the minor leagues when he was more of a gap-to-gap hitter (and still playing some outfield). Here […]

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Featured Post: Ben Rowen Might Be Mets’ Diamond In The Rough

An article by posted on December 27, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Post: Ben Rowen Might Be Mets’ Diamond In The Rough

This past Thursday, the New York Mets announced a pair of minor league signings of right-handed pitchers Cory Burns and Ben Rowen. Rowen’s contract guarantees him an invite to major league spring training, a sign that the Mets might have legitimate interest in seeing what Rowen and his submarine style pitching can offer the club […]

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New CBA Notes: All-Star Game Will No Longer Determine Home Field

An article by posted on December 1, 2016 0 Comments
New CBA Notes: All-Star Game Will No Longer Determine Home Field

The new collective bargaining agreement was finally agreed to last night by Major League Baseball and the MLB Player Association as first reported by Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. The new pact is for five years and is great news with the beginning of the Winter Meetings coming on December 5. One of the new changes […]

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Mets Minors: MMO All-Star Bullpen Led By Sewald

An article by posted on October 12, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: MMO All-Star Bullpen Led By Sewald

This is the fourth and final part of our own Mets Minors All-Star team that brings you the best performers in the bullpen. Our choices are based on how each player did statistically speaking and not according to their prospect standing. Closer - Paul Sewald (Las Vegas 51s) Another season and another great performance for the former 10th […]

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Mets Fire Long-Time Minor League Medical Coordinator Mike Herbst

An article by posted on September 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Fire Long-Time Minor League Medical Coordinator Mike Herbst

The Mets have fired their long-time medical coordinator for the minor leagues, Mike Herbst, as reported by ESPN’s Adam Rubin. Herbst had been head trainer Ray Ramirez’s assistant at the big-league level in between his stints as the minor league medical coordinator. He also served as the athletic trainer for the Brooklyn Cyclones back in 2001. I’m sure […]

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Rosario, Smith Ranked in Law’s Top 50 Midseason Prospects

An article by posted on July 14, 2016 0 Comments
Rosario, Smith Ranked in Law’s Top 50 Midseason Prospects

Amed Rosario had seen his highest ranking ever last week when Baseball Propectus’ Top 50 Midseason Prospects came out and placed him #15 among the elite talent in the minor leagues. Keith Law of ESPN released his Top 50 today with Rosario coming in at #13, a new high for the talented shortstop. Here is what […]

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