Tag: Wilmer Flores

D’Arnaud Goes Deep, Schwinden Hammered, Vegas Blown Out 19-5

An article by posted on April 16, 2013 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Goes Deep, Schwinden Hammered, Vegas Blown Out 19-5

Colorado Springs 19, Las Vegas 5 Ouch. The Colorado Spring Sky Sox destroyed the Las Vegas 51s in Monday’s night affair, 19-5. Chris Schwinden got the start and struggled mightily – although it was not completely his fault. His final line says it all – 3.2 innings pitched with seven hits (two home runs) and […]

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Wheeler Bounces Back, Lagares and Hoffman Homer In Vegas Victory

An article by posted on April 15, 2013 0 Comments
Wheeler Bounces Back, Lagares and Hoffman Homer In Vegas Victory

Las Vegas 5, Colorado Springs 4 It took 11 innings, but the Las Vegas 51s were able to escape yesterday’s ballgame with a victory on the strength of a Reese Havens, bases loaded knock to win it in walk-off fashion. Top-prospect Zack Wheeler took the hill for the 51s and put together one of his […]

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Gorski Gets Rocked, Satin Stays Hot In 11-6 Vegas Loss

An article by posted on April 14, 2013 0 Comments
Gorski Gets Rocked, Satin Stays Hot In 11-6 Vegas Loss

Colorado Springs 11, Las Vegas 6 In a game where the two teams combined for thirty hits, the Las Vegas 51s dropped this one to the Colorado Springs Sky Sox 11-6. It was trouble out of the gate for Vegas in this one, as designated starter Darin Gorski was only able to last two innings […]

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Upper Minors: Torres Ineffective In Vegas 6-1 Loss, Vaughn Explodes In B-Mets 15-7 Win

An article by posted on April 13, 2013 0 Comments
Upper Minors: Torres Ineffective In Vegas 6-1 Loss, Vaughn Explodes In B-Mets 15-7 Win

Colorado Springs 6, Las Vegas 1 Fans who attended Opening Night at Cashman Field Friday were treated to a dominant performance — just not from the home team. Behind seven strikeouts and only one earned run from former second-round pick Tyler Chatwood, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox downed the Las Vegas 51s, 6-1, in the […]

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Mets Minors Confidential: Boyd and Satin Sizzling, St. Lucie Has A 0.57 ERA

An article by posted on April 10, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors Confidential: Boyd and Satin Sizzling, St. Lucie Has A 0.57 ERA

Las Vegas 51s Zack Wheeler made his second start of the season last night for Las Vegas and lasted five-and-a-third innings, allowing four runs (one earned) off eight hits and three walks, while striking out six. A few things to note past that line? First off, Wheeler fields his position pretty well, which is always […]

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Mets Minors: Dylan Owen Gets Rocked For Five Runs In 51s Loss

An article by posted on April 8, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Dylan Owen Gets Rocked For Five Runs In 51s Loss

Sacramento 8, Las Vegas 4  The Las Vegas 51s(3-1) were handed their first loss of the season Sunday as they were unable to hold Sacramento in check in the seventh, falling in an 8-4 decision to the River Cats. Carlos Torres got the nod for the 51s and put out a solid effort, going 5 […]

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Previewing The Las Vegas 51s

An article by posted on April 7, 2013 0 Comments
Previewing The Las Vegas 51s

The Mets changed Triple-A affiliates this offseason, going from Buffalo to Las Vegas and from the International League to the Pacific Coast League. The biggest storyline for this team will be how the move affects development. The Pacific Coast League, especially Las Vegas, is notorious for inflated power numbers. It may be harder to judge […]

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Wilmer Flores, Josh Satin, Carlos Flores Reassigned To Minor League Camp

An article by posted on March 15, 2013 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores, Josh Satin, Carlos Flores Reassigned To Minor League Camp

The Mets announced they have assigned infield prospects Wilmer Flores and Josh Satin, and right-handed reliever Carlos Torres to minor league camp. That leaves 42 players remaining in major league camp. Catcher Travis d’Arnaud, who was expected to be among today’s cuts, survives to play another day and remains in major league camp. However, he is still expected to start […]

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Sickels’ Features Five Mets In Top 150 Prospects

An article by posted on March 13, 2013 0 Comments
Sickels’ Features Five Mets In Top 150 Prospects

Here is a list of Top 150 Prospects for 2013 by Minor League Ball’s John Sickels. Sickels explains that the rankings presents a balance between long-term upside and present ability, and that he tends to favor players who are closer to the majors than those who are far away. “My background is sabermetric, but my […]

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Inside The Mets’ Clubhouse; Past and Present

An article by posted on March 9, 2013 0 Comments
Inside The Mets’ Clubhouse; Past and Present

Good Saturday morning. A little talk in the clubhouse about Team USA losing last night to Mexico. The operative word being “little.’’ I’ve only been here a few days, but trust me on this one, after doing 20 some Spring Trainings the days are usually all alike. We’re usually in the clubhouse by 7:45 in […]

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