Another strong season from Dominic Smith included breakouts in long-awaited power and run production, which has the Mets first baseman on the cusp of reaching Citi Field and MLB.
Paying homage to the city's standing as "Carousel Capitol of the World" and following a fan vote, the Mets' affiliate in Binghamton is "ready to take on the world" as the Rumble Ponies.
The Eastern League is pleased to announce that Jim Pfander of the Akron RubberDucks has been named the 2016 Eastern League Executive of the Year. Pfander will be presented with the award at the Baseball Winter Meetings in National Harbor, Maryland during the Opening Session on Monday, December 5th.
The Eastern League has announced the league nominees for the Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year Award, the Charles K. Murphy Patriot Award, the John Henry Moss Community Service Award, the Larry MacPhail Award, and the John H. Johnson President's Award.