Tag: RBI

Mets vs. Nationals Positional Breakdown: Infielders

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
Mets vs. Nationals Positional Breakdown: Infielders

Here we go, strap yourselves in as we present our Mets vs. Nationals Positional Breakdown. We’ll compare these two teams head-to-head in five parts comprised of the Infield, Outfield, Rotation, Bullpen and finally the Bench and Manager in the final installment. 1B: Lucas Duda vs. Ryan Zimmerman This one is interesting. Mostly because you just […]

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Expect Big Things From Michael Conforto In 2016

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
Expect Big Things From Michael Conforto In 2016

Editorial note: Lot’s of talk about Michael Conforto today at PSL which reminded me of this article I originally published on December 28. Enjoy. When the Mets drafted Michael Conforto in the first round of the 2014 draft, it was clear right from the start that he was different from all the other top draft […]

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Mets Minors: Top 5 First Base Prospects Led By Winningham and Smith

An article by posted on February 7, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 5 First Base Prospects Led By Winningham and Smith

First base is one of the Mets’ weakest areas when it comes to depth in the minor league system considering three of the players below didn’t even play the position full-time in 2015. The Mets have Lucas Duda under contract for the next two seasons making them strong at first base at the Major League […]

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Mets Minors: Top 5 Outfield Prospects Led By Nimmo

An article by posted on February 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 5 Outfield Prospects Led By Nimmo

While the likes of outfielders Yoenis Cespedes and Michael Conforto took Flushing by storm in 2015, a number of young prospects at the same position made noise in the minor leagues. Here are the top five outfielders in the Mets system, as ranked by MetsMinors.net. No. 5 – Victor Cruzado Ht: 5’11” Wt: 180 B/T: S/R Age: 6/30/1992 (23) 2015 Level: Hi-A St Lucie/Double-A Binghamton 2015 Stats: 97 G, […]

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How Three Popular Projection Systems View Cespedes

An article by posted on January 25, 2016 0 Comments
How Three Popular Projection Systems View Cespedes

It’s incredible to think that Yoenis Cespedes is back with the Mets. Everyone associated with the team should be thrilled and proud for how it all came together. Cespedes’ presence in the Mets lineup obviously makes them a significantly better team than the alternative Alejandro De Aza and Juan Lagares center field platoon. The question is, how […]

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Mets Have A Lot Riding On David Wright

An article by posted on January 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Have A Lot Riding On David Wright

It isn’t hard to pick out the player shouldering the most pressure this season for the New York Mets, that would be third baseman David Wright. Somehow, last year the Mets withstood playing without him for over four months, but several things combined to make that possible, notably the ineffective Washington Nationals and several key […]

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Mets Invite Gavin Cecchini, Dominic Smith To Big League Camp

An article by posted on January 15, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Invite Gavin Cecchini, Dominic Smith To Big League Camp

The Mets have announced that they have invited first round picks Dominic Smith and Gavin Cecchini to Major League camp for Spring Training. They also invited pitchers Paul Sewald, Chasen Bradford, and Zack Thornton. For position players they invited T.J. Rivera, Johnny Monell, Xorge Carrillo, and Travis Taijeron. Smith had a breakout year for the […]

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Rafael Montero Throws Two Innings In Dominican League

An article by posted on January 12, 2016 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Throws Two Innings In Dominican League

Rafael Montero pitched two scoreless innings (7th & 8th inning) allowing only one hit last night for the Leones del Escogido in their 6-1 victory. He allowed just the one baserunner who was erased on a double play ball hit by former Met Jordany Valdespin. Montero has now thrown six innings (five during playoffs) for […]

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Cooperstown Calling!!! Congratulations To Hall Of Famer Mike Piazza!!!

An article by posted on January 6, 2016 0 Comments
Cooperstown Calling!!! Congratulations To Hall Of Famer Mike Piazza!!!

Congratulations to Mike Piazza who was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame along with Ken Griffey Jr. by the Baseball Writers Association of America. The news was just announced live on MLB Network. Piazza received 83.0 percent of the vote and joins baseball immortality after his fourth year on the ballot, having missed in […]

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Winter Leagues: Becerra 3 Hits, Cabrera 2 Hits, Barbosa Tosses Gem

An article by posted on January 6, 2016 0 Comments
Winter Leagues: Becerra 3 Hits, Cabrera 2 Hits, Barbosa Tosses Gem

The Indios de Mayaguez (1-2) beat the Cangrejeros de Santurce (1-2) 2-0 last night with two key performances from Mets minor leaguers. T.J. Rivera was 0 for 2 with two walks and scored the only two runs of the game for the Indios. Rivera is now 4 for 10 with three walks in the first three games […]

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