Globe iconLogin iconRecap iconSearch iconTickets icon

Toolshed: Mets' Allan back in Brooklyn

Righty returns to MCU Park one year after playoff perfection
September 18, 2020

Maybe he hasn't been around long enough to settle a debate on whether Di Fara or L&B Spumoni Gardens serves the best pizza. He may not have yet developed his own power ranking on each of the borough's neighborhoods. Heck, because of pandemic-related closures, he hasn't even gotten to ride

Toolshed: 2019 Draft retrospective

O's rush for Rutschman, hitter-heavy first round still stand out
June 5, 2020

The 2020 First-Year Player Draft is coming, and without regular-season baseball being played yet due to the coronavirus pandemic, it will be the first big Major League Baseball event of the summer. The 2020 edition will take place June 10-11 and be limited to five rounds this year, but it

Cyclones rally to first outright NYPL title

Mets No. 24 prospect Mangum, Duplantis lead comeback victory
September 10, 2019

An event bigger than baseball cost Class A Short Season Brooklyn a chance to win its inaugural New York-Penn League title on its own terms. On Tuesday, the Cyclones finally got their chance.Yoel Romero's RBI single snapped a seventh-inning tie and Brooklyn held on to defeat Lowell, 4-3, in the

Mets promote Baty, Allan to Brooklyn

First-, third-rounder head to NYPL for possible playoff run
August 29, 2019

Next stop for Brett Baty and Matthew Allan: Coney Island.The Mets have promoted their No. 2 and 4 prospects to Class A Short Season Brooklyn, the club announced Thursday. The transactions came after both Rookie Advanced Kingsport and the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League Mets saw their seasons come to an