The Mets and Binghamton Mets today announced a new four-year player development contract that will keep the B-Mets in the organization through 2016. The current contract was set to expire after this season. The Mets and Binghamton have been affiliated since the B-Mets were founded in 1992. Now the Mets only have to worry about their Triple-A affiliate (And possibly… Read more →
Jenrry Mejia is finally getting his chance to develop as a starter for the Triple-A Bisons. After putting up a 5.48 ERA as a relief pitcher in 21.1 innings for Buffalo, Mejia was finally moved back to the starting rotation, where in three short starts, he has flourished. Of course, it’s a very small sample size, but the difference between… Read more →
Here are some notes from throughout the farm system: The Mets announced today that they have placed Kirk Nieuwenhuis on the Triple-A DL after tearing his plantar fascia in his foot. Nieuwenhuis was recently demoted to Buffalo after hitting .252 in 91 games with the Mets this season. In the place of Nieuwenhuis on the Buffalo roster will be C.J…. Read more →
The Mets finally promoted Zack Wheeler to Triple-A Buffalo this afternoon. He will make his first start on Sunday. Wheeler, 22, has dominated for Double-A Binghamton this season. He has a record of 10-6 to go along with a 3.26 ERA. He also has 117 strikeouts in 116 innings.
Tonight at 7:05, Matt Harvey will make possibly the most important start in his pro career up until this point. Facing the Toledo Mud Hens on SNY, Harvey will look to impress and earn the call up to Flushing. Terry Collins has basically narrowed down the possible candidates to take Dillon Gee‘s spot in the rotation to Matt Harvey and… Read more →
We are just a little more than halfway through the year for the Mets’ full-season minor league affilliates, so now would be a good time to take a look at how the season has gone so far for each team. We reviewed the Sang Gnats, the St. Lucie Mets, and the Binghamton Mets. Now it’s time for the final mid-season… Read more →