Tag: Rafael Montero

Montero Recalled, T.J. Rivera Sent to Las Vegas

An article by posted on August 29, 2016 0 Comments
Montero Recalled, T.J. Rivera Sent to Las Vegas

The Mets announced that they have recalled right-hander Rafael Montero from the Binghamton Mets to make the start tonight against the Marlins. T.J. Rivera has been optioned back to the Las Vegas 51s in the corresponding move. Montero, 25, was 4-2 with a 1.70 ERA (nine ER/47.2 IP) in eight starts at Binghamton including two straight […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Nimmo, Conforto Combine For Three Homers

An article by posted on August 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Nimmo, Conforto Combine For Three Homers

Las Vegas 51s (58-66) 7 vs. Round Rock Express (61-63) 5 F/12 BOX SCORE Brandon Nimmo CF: 3 for 6, 2 HRs, 2B, 3 RBIs, 3 R, BB, K .344/.416/.540 Justin Ruggiano RF: 2 for 3, 2B, R, BB, K (2nd rehab game) Michael Conforto LF: 4 for 6, HR, 3 RBIs, 2 R .395/.459/.711 Kevin Plawecki C: 3 for 6, […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Rosario Paces B-Mets Offense in Victory

An article by posted on August 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Rosario Paces B-Mets Offense in Victory

Albuquerque Isotopes (Rockies, 53-64) 8, Las Vegas 51s 7 (57-62) Box Score Gavin Cecchini SS 1 for 5, HR (6th, 2 RBI, .317/.387/.444 L.J. Mazzilli 2B 1 for 5, HR (1st), .286/.314/.524 Kevin Plawecki 1B 1 for 4, HR (6th), 3 RBI, .308/.359/.500 The 51s scored four runs in the 7th and three more in the 8th but the […]

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Mets Minors: Andrew Church Continues Great Season

An article by posted on August 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Andrew Church Continues Great Season

Fresno Grizzlies (62-49) 6, Las Vegas 51 (55-57) 3 Box Score Gavin Cecchini SS 2 for 4, 2B (20th), R T.J. Rivera 2B 1 for 3, 2B (22nd), R Kevin Plawecki C 3 for 3, 2B (6th), RBI The 51s took an early lead with three runs in the first inning but failed to score after that. Darin Gorski LHP […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Dominic Smith Blasts 12th Home Run

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Dominic Smith Blasts 12th Home Run

Omaha Storm Chasers 8 (Kansas City, 43-53), Las Vegas 51s (49-47) 3 Box Score Dilson Herrera 2B 1 for 3, BB, RBI, .275/.321/.468 Brandon Nimmo CF 1 for 4, 2B, .327/.405/.502 Kevin Plawecki C 1 for 4, R, .306/.380/.546 Gavin Cecchini went 2 for 4 with a run knocked in but also made his 28th error at shortstop. Sean Gilmartin LHP […]

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Six Mets Minor Leaguers That Could Be On the Move

An article by posted on July 19, 2016 0 Comments
Six Mets Minor Leaguers That Could Be On the Move

The rumor mill is about to be churning out hypothetical scenarios en masse as the trade deadline nears. Most of the rumors will lead to nothing, some will come to fruition, and on occasion, a deal nobody saw coming surprises us all. With the second wild card available, many teams will not count themselves out, […]

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Rafael Montero Has Fallen Off The Map For The Mets

An article by posted on June 29, 2016 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Has Fallen Off The Map For The Mets

Over the course of a full 162 game schedule, it is extremely rare that a team is able to get through a season with just five starting pitchers. In most cases anywhere between 8-12 pitchers will make starts in an average season. We are reminded of that with the news that Steven Matz and Noah […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Voice of Las Vegas 51s Russ Langer, Bleacher Report’s Danny Knobler Checks In

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Voice of Las Vegas 51s Russ Langer, Bleacher Report’s Danny Knobler Checks In

The Mets are now 55 games in so it’s time to take a look at where the team is at with a third of the season in the books. I give my grades and talk about how the team has fared so far this season. Despite the struggles, the Mets are in a good place, […]

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Frank Viola Weighs In On Rafael Montero And Matt Harvey

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Frank Viola Weighs In On Rafael Montero And Matt Harvey

In a recent article by Dan Martin of the New York Post, Triple-A pitching coach Frank Viola commented on the recent struggles of Matt Harvey and the steady rise of Rafael Montero. Montero and Harvey’s professional careers have been polar opposites to this point. Matt has enjoyed immediate success, while Montero’s career has been an […]

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Rafael Montero Named PCL Pitcher of the Week

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Named PCL Pitcher of the Week

Rafael Montero has been named the Pitcher of the Week for the Pacific Coast League. Montero made two road starts, not allowing a run in 11.2 innings on six hits with five walks and 13 strikeouts. For the week Montero posted a 0.94 WHIP and .154 batting average against. Montero, 25, shutout the River Cats […]

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