Cory Vaughn

Midseason Stock Watch On The Mets’ Top Prospects

July 1, 2013 // 0 Comments

We’re at just about the halfway point in the major league season, and more than halfway through the minor league season, so I figured it would be a good time to revisit my pre-season top 20 prospect rankings to see who is exceeding expectations, and who isn’t. Let’s just get right [...]

Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Rafael Montero Continue To Roll

May 27, 2013 // 0 Comments

Who’s Hot Rafael Montero, RHP (BIN): Montero has had an incredible season and had an incredible two starts this week. After being called up to make a spot start for Las Vegas, Montero shut down the Iowa Cubs, limiting them to two runs on four hits in seven innings. Going back to Binghamton [...]

2013 Minor League Preview: Binghamton Mets

April 6, 2013 // 0 Comments

While, for most of the season, it will be the St. Lucie Mets grabbing the headlines, the Binghamton Mets have an intriguing roster as well. Bingo will feature a solid pitching staff, headlined by Rafael Montero, as well as some prospects that have largely flown under the radar in their careers, but [...]

2013 Up Along First Top 20 Prospects

February 6, 2013 // 0 Comments

20. Jack Leathersich, LHP Height: 5’11″ Weight: 205 Throws/Bats: L/R We may be seeing Josh Edgin 2.0 as Jack Leathersich shoots up the ladder. Another college lefty reliever. However, Leathersich is rather unconventional, and has been slightly more successful than Edgin was in his short time [...]

Mid-Season Minors Review Part Two: St. Lucie Mets

June 30, 2012 // 0 Comments

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’ first half, so now it’s time to look at the [...]

Top 12 prospects for 2012: #11-12

February 1, 2012 // 0 Comments

Welcome to the first installment of the top prospects list. Today, we’ll start with numbers 11 and 12. 11. Michael Fulmer-  P HEIGHT: 6’3” WEIGHT: 200 THROWS: R         BATS: R BORN: 3/15/1993 COLLEGE: none ACQUIRED: 44th pick (1st round) of 2011 Draft The Mets used their 2011 [...]

If I were GM: My offseason plan for the New York Mets

October 31, 2011 // 3 Comments

NOTE: This plan is without Jose Reyes. I would like to have Jose Reyes back, but here I will be looking at an alternative: life without Jose. First, let’s start with the players with guaranteed contracts for next season: Johan Santana    $24MM Jason Bay              $18.3MM [...]