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Dilson Herrera and Dominic Smith Also Rank in Top 10 of MLB.Com Positional Rankings for Prospects
January 27th, 2015 at 3:32 PM
MLB.com has been releasing their positional rankings for minor league prospects over the past week and a half as they get ready for the 2015 season. As we reported earlier in the week, three Mets prospects (Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz, and Kevin Plawecki) ranked inside the top 10 at their...

New York Mets Have Three Prospects in Top 10 of MLB.Com Position Rankings
January 24th, 2015 at 6:34 PM
The New York Mets have seen their farm system grow leaps and bounds under GM Sandy Alderson's watchful eye. The system, which decayed towards the end of Omar Minaya's tenure, now ranks as one of baseball's best. While the Mets have already gotten some tremendous talent from the farm such...

New York Mets Lacking Solid Option for Second Lefty in Bullpen
January 23rd, 2015 at 6:33 PM
The New York Mets may need Josh Edgin to get loose very often this season. Edgin is the sole lefty in the bullpen at the moment, and the odds indicate that may remain the case on Opening Day. The Mets let Dana Eveland walk as he signed a one year...

New York Mets Re-Sign Buddy Carlyle on Minor League Deal
January 7th, 2015 at 9:53 AM
The New York Mets made a minor move to address their bullpen yesterday, and it involved a familiar face. The Mets re-signed veteran right hander Buddy Carlyle to a minor league contract, MetsBlog.com reports. Carlyle, who went 1-1 with a 1.45 ERA in 27 appearances for the Mets last season,...

New York Mets’ Prospect L.J. Mazzilli Suspended 50 Games for Positive Drug Test
December 24th, 2014 at 3:39 PM
One of the more popular prospects among New York Mets' fans is second baseman L.J. Mazzilli. Mazzilli, the son of former Met Lee Mazzilli, was drafted by the team in 2012 and had a strong 2014 season. The Mets chose him as one of their prospects to participate in the...

New York Mets Could Start Brandon Nimmo at Triple-A Las Vegas
December 23rd, 2014 at 4:15 PM
The New York Mets have yet to see a prospect drafted by Sandy Alderson reach the major leagues. Despite having an impressive collection of talent, Alderson's Mets have slowly stocked the lower levels in the early years of his tenure. That started to pay dividends at the end of the...

Josh Satin Signs Minor League Contract with Cincinnati Reds
November 24th, 2014 at 12:24 PM
After being waived by the New York Mets last month, Josh Satin has found a new home. Satin signed a minor league deal with the Cincinnati Reds as he looks to latch on somewhere else. In 300 career plate appearances, Satin hit .243 with the Mets as a matchup first...

New York Mets Add Six Players to 40 Man Roster
November 23rd, 2014 at 6:13 PM
The New York Mets made some 40 man roster moves this past week. With the Rule V deadline on Thursday, the Mets needed to add any eligible prospects they wanted to protect onto their 40 man squad. The Mets made their choices, adding some slam dunk talent to their roster...

New York Mets Have Until Thursday to Add Prospects to 40 Man Roster
November 19th, 2014 at 5:59 PM
The deadline to add prospects to the 40 man roster is Thursday, an important day for Major League Baseball franchises. By putting prospects on the 40 man roster, they can be protected from the Rule V draft, which will be held in December. The Rule V draft is a draft...

Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review: Scottsdale Scorpions
November 17th, 2014 at 1:28 PM
Now that the 2014 season is over, Mets 101's Minor League Mondays will take a look back at each of the New York Mets' minor league affiliates and review their seasons. Over the course of the next several weeks, we will review how each club performed this season, spotlight some...

Mets Sign Outfielder Alex Castellanos to Minor League Deal
November 11th, 2014 at 10:46 PM
The New York Mets announced Tuesday that they have signed free agent outfielder Alex Castellanos to a minor league contract. The deal also includes an invite to spring training as the 28-year old looks to get back to the majors for the first time since 2013. ***PHOTO1*** In 24 career big league...

Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review Series: Las Vegas 51′s
November 10th, 2014 at 12:47 PM
Now that the 2014 season is over, Mets 101's Minor League Mondays will take a look back at each of the New York Mets' minor league affiliates and review their seasons. Over the course of the next several weeks, we will review how each club performed this season, spotlight some...

New York Mets Add Catcher Johnny Monell on Minor League Deal
November 7th, 2014 at 2:17 PM
The New York Mets made their first free agent transaction of 2014 yesterday, although it was at the minor league level. The Mets signed 28 year old catcher Johnny Monell to a minor league contract, NBCSports.com reports. Monell tweeted the news on his personal Twitter account. His deal also includes...

Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review: Binghamton Mets
November 3rd, 2014 at 1:03 PM
Now that the 2014 season is over, Mets 101's Minor League Mondays will take a look back at each of the New York Mets' minor league affiliates and review their seasons. Over the course of the next several weeks, we will review how each club performed this season, spotlight some...

Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review: Port St. Lucie Mets
October 27th, 2014 at 12:47 PM
Now that the 2014 season is over, Mets 101's Minor League Mondays will take a look back at each of the New York Mets' minor league affiliates and review their seasons. Over the course of the next several weeks, we will review how each club performed this season, spotlight some...

Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review: Savannah Sand Gnats
October 20th, 2014 at 12:48 PM
Now that the 2014 season is over, Mets 101's Minor League Mondays will take a look back at each of the New York Mets' minor league affiliates and review their seasons. Over the course of the next several weeks, we will review how each club performed this season, spotlight some...

Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review: Brooklyn Cyclones
October 13th, 2014 at 1:08 PM
Now that the 2014 season is over, Mets 101's Minor League Mondays will take a look back at each of the New York Mets' minor league affiliates and review their seasons. Over the course of the next several weeks, we will review how each club performed this season, spotlight some...

Mets 101 Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review: Kingsport Mets
October 6th, 2014 at 12:43 PM
Now that the 2014 season is over, Mets 101's Minor League Mondays will take a look back at each of the New York Mets' minor league affiliates and review their seasons. Over the course of the next several weeks, we will review how each club performed this season, spotlight some...

Mets 101 Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review: Gulf Coast Mets
September 29th, 2014 at 1:06 PM
Now that the 2014 season is over, Mets 101's Minor League Mondays will take a look back at each of the New York Mets' minor league affiliates and review their seasons. Over the course of the next several weeks, we will review how each club performed this season, spotlight some...

Mets 101 Minor League Mondays: Logan Verrett
September 22nd, 2014 at 11:55 PM
Las Vegas 51's starting pitcher Logan Verrett has quietly navigated his way through the ranks of the New York Mets minor league system, becoming something of a sleeper pick to watch in Spring Training 2015. A former third round pick of the Mets out of Baylor University in 2011, Verrett...