Tag: potential

Breakout Prediction: Josh Smoker

An article by posted on January 18, 2017 0 Comments
Breakout Prediction: Josh Smoker

Left-handed reliever Josh Smoker had an impressive 2016. Playing in a very hitter-friendly environment with the Las Vegas 51s, he pitched 57 innings, striking out 81 and walking 18 with a 4.11 ERA. That impressive 12.8 K/9 was blown away, however, when after he was called up to the Bigs, he struck out 25 batters […]

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Jose Bautista Close To Re-Signing With The Blue Jays

An article by posted on January 16, 2017 0 Comments
Jose Bautista Close To Re-Signing With The Blue Jays

According to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports, Jose Bautista and the Toronto Blue Jays are in serious discussions for a two-year deal that could be worth approximately $35 million. It was first reported by Jesse Sanchez on Twitter. Bautista is one of the best free agent hitters on the market, and his signing will […]

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Mets Minors: Top 5 Right Handed Starting Pitching Prospects

An article by posted on January 7, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 5 Right Handed Starting Pitching Prospects

We have voted on our Top 5 Prospects for every position in the Mets minor league system. This time it’s the right-handed starting pitchers turn. We already did shortstops, third baseman, catchers, second baseman, first baseman and outfielders. This Top 5 includes a pitcher who made his Major League debut this season, the Mets 2016 first round draft pick, two pitchers who […]

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2017 Top 30 Mets Prospects: No. 2 Dominic Smith, 1B

An article by posted on January 2, 2017 0 Comments
2017 Top 30 Mets Prospects: No. 2 Dominic Smith, 1B

#2 Dominic Smith Ht: 6’0″ Wt: 235 Level: Double-A Binghamton Mets B/T: L/L  Age: 6/15/95 (21) Age Dif: -3.3 Acquired: Selected in the first round (11th overall) of the 2013 draft from Junipero Serra HS. Last year: #3 2016 Statistics: 130 G, 484 AB, 64 R, 146 H, 29 2B, 2 3B, 14 HR, 91 RBI, 2 SB, .302/.367/.457 The Mets selected Dominic Smith with their first […]

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Should Mets Pursue Yangervis Solarte?

An article by posted on December 5, 2016 0 Comments
Should Mets Pursue Yangervis Solarte?

With the news that the Padres are “aggressively shopping” third baseman Yangervis Solarte, many teams have been described as “potential landing spots” for the versatile infielder. Are the Mets one of those teams? Solarte, 29, has made a name for himself as a utility infielder, having played every infield position as well as some left […]

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Heyman: Fowler’s Camp Seeking $18 Million Annually

An article by posted on December 1, 2016 0 Comments
Heyman: Fowler’s Camp Seeking $18 Million Annually

According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports on Twitter, Dexter Fowler‘s representatives believe the outfielder can land an $18 million annual, multi-year deal. Heyman names the St. Louis Cardinals, San Francisco Giants and Toronto Blue Jays as potential suitors of Fowler’s talents. Fowler, 31 on Opening Day, appeared in his first all-star game in 2016, […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Hansel Robles, RHP

An article by posted on November 27, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Hansel Robles, RHP

Hansel Robles, RHP Player Data: Age: 26, B/T: Right/Right, Free Agency: 2021 2016 Primary Stats: 6-4, 3.48 ERA, 77.2 IP, 36 BB, 1.352 WHIP, 85 K 2016 Review: Hansel Robles‘ 2016 season got off to a spectacular start. It finally seemed as if Robles was going to maximize his potential and put it all together, but it […]

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Mets Buy Low 2016 Offseason Edition

An article by posted on October 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Buy Low 2016 Offseason Edition

Most fans of baseball probably enjoy the sport for the game itself. Myself, I’m a little bit of an oddball, I follow baseball because I find the business of baseball to be fascinating. There is no other major sport where the individual contributions of each player is as important as baseball’s. In football, soccer and […]

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Amed Rosario Named Top Florida State League Prospect

An article by posted on October 4, 2016 0 Comments
Amed Rosario Named Top Florida State League Prospect

Over the past season, Amed Rosario went from a good prospect to an untouchable prospect.  Along the way, he accumulated awards and recognition, including but not limited to him being named to Team World in the Future’s Game and his being named a Florida State League Mid-Season All Star.  His latest accolade was Baseball America […]

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MMO Fan Shot: The 2017 Mets “Walk Year” Season

An article by posted on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: The 2017 Mets “Walk Year” Season

An MMO Fan Shot by The Metssiah Neil Walker’s 2016 season perfectly highlights the potential risks/rewards associated with contract years for players. In his 2016 “walk year”, Neil Walker was posting the best numbers of his professional career. His .282/.347/.476 slash line represents his highest ever. His 23 long balls tied a career high. Neil was stepping up […]

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