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State of the System: New York Mets

Top prospects Mauricio, Alvarez got valuable time at alternate site
@tylermaun
November 5, 2020

Starting in October and running through the end of the year, MiLB.com's State of the System series will evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of each Major League organization, highlights prospects who've made the biggest strides in 2020 and offers a peek at 2021. The offseason is barely a week old

Teens Mauricio, Vientos apple of Mets' eye

Overhauled new-look system has a decidedly youthful flavor
November 20, 2019

Each offseason, MiLB.com goes position by position across each system and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization. Click here to locate your favorite club.The differences between the Mets at this point last year and now go far

Prospect Roundup: Games of July 17

Royals' Bubic fans 11 over six innings; Rockies' Hilliard rakes
July 18, 2019

Royals LHP Kris Bubic, Class A Advanced Wilmington: 6 IP, 5 H, R, 11 K -- The southpaw was in command for most of the outing, falling one strikeout shy of matching his career high. He kept Winston-Salem off the board through three innings, with his only blemish coming in the

Prospect Roundup: Games of May 24

Reds' Isabel goes yard again; Tigers' Faedo strikes out seven
May 25, 2019

Reds DH Ibandel Isabel, Double-A Chattanooga: 1-for-4, HR, BB, 2 RBIs, R -- The 25th-ranked Reds prospect just keeps on mashing for the Lookouts as he went deep for the fourth consecutive contest. In the seventh inning against Birmingham, he crushed a two-run blast to left-center for his Southern League-leading 12th

'Flies' scorching Mauricio gets hotter at plate

Mets No. 3 prospect collects four hits, runs streak to eight games
April 14, 2019

Ronny Mauricio had been hot out of the gate in his first full professional season, but on Sunday, he was boiling.The third-ranked Mets prospect went 4-for-6 with an RBI and a run scored in Class A Columbia's 12-5 rout of Lexington at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. Mauricio's first career four-hit performance

Mets Prospect Primer: Alonso set to mash

Slugging first baseman has the makings of Gotham's next star
March 26, 2019

Some players are on the verge of stardom, others are entering a crucial phase of their development and still others are getting their first tastes of full-season ball. With the 2019 season approaching, MiLB.com takes a look at the most intriguing prospects from each MLB organization.Shining star/Major League-ready: Pete Alonso,

Toolshed: Vientos building up to big time

Mets prospect preparing for full season after showing solid bat
January 11, 2019

There were 75 players taken in the opening two rounds of the 2017 First-Year Player Draft, only seven of which were 17-year-olds. Of that group, no one was younger than Mark Vientos, whose birthdate was Dec. 11, 1999. Born in Connecticut -- a state where the kindergarten cutoff is Jan.

Gimenez, Alonso hope to be kings of Queens

Mets' top prospects leading the charge in system on the rebound
November 19, 2018

Each offseason, MiLB.com goes position by position across each system and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization. Click here to locate your favorite club.The Mets' depth at the upper levels of their farm system has been exposed the

Franco, Liberatore keep P-Rays alive

Top prospects lead charge in Appy League semifinals
September 1, 2018

With September here, some Minor League teams are seeing their top talent promoted to higher levels amid postseason runs. Luckily for the Princeton Rays, they have two top-five prospects in one of baseball's deepest systems and both turned in precocious performances.Rays No. 5 prospectMatthew Liberatore scattered five hits over 4

Vientos reaches new heights for Kingsport

No. 10 Mets prospect breaks out with two homers, seven RBIs
July 28, 2018

Leading up to last year's Draft, Mark Vientos displayed plenty of potential with his hitting prowess. On Friday, he lived up to that potential with a breakout night. The Mets' No. 10 prospect put together his first professional two-homer game while driving in a career-best seven runs and powering Rookie-level Kingsport to

Mets Prospect Primer: Gimenez atop next wave

Teenager leads New York talent pool, Ponies taking step forward
March 28, 2018

Some players are on the verge of stardom, others are entering a crucial phase of their development and still others are getting their first tastes of full-season ball. With the 2018 season approaching, MiLB.com takes a look at the most intriguing prospects from each MLB organization.Shining star: Andrés Giménez, SSFollowing