Matt Harvey, highly regarded by many as the best prospect in the Mets system, was cut by Terry Collins and Sandy Alderson and was sent to minor league camp. According to MetsBlog, he wasn’t happy about it either: “I’m not happy about it, but I can’t make the decision, so I’m going to go out there wherever I’m throwing and… Read more →
Here is some news from regarding the Mets organization The Mets sent someone to watch former Devil Rays ace Scott Kazmir pitch.. He didn’t impress. Matt Harvey threw live BP yesterday and apparently impressed everyone, according to Anthony DiComo of Mets.com. He has received nothing but praise this spring for his mechanics and movement on his pitches. The Mets officially… Read more →
Welcome to the final installment of the top 12 prospects for 2012. Without further delay, here is the number one prospect in the Mets minor league system: 1. Matt Harvey- P HEIGHT: 6’4” WEIGHT: 240 THROWS: R BATS: R BORN: 3/27/1989 COLLEGE: U.N.C. ACQUIRED: 7th pick (1st round) of 2010 draft After he was drafted 7th overall in the 2010… Read more →
Joe Janish brought up a very interesting topic in a piece he wrote in Mets Today the other day, in which he brought up a bunch of questions about rebuilding. It got me thinking of how the Mets are going to rebuild, when, with what, etc… so I decided to do a little research… First, take a look at the… Read more →
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 David Wright $15.25MM R.A. Dickey $4.75MM D.J. Carrasco $1.2MM Now, the projections for arbitration eligible… Read more →
Here is tonight’s Met lineup at Citi Field versus the Brewers: Angel Pagan CF Willie Harris 2B David Wright 3B Lucas Duda 1B Mike Baxter RF Jason Pridie LF Josh Thole C Ruben Tejada SS Mike Pelfrey RHP (6-9, 4.58) vs. Shaun Marcum (10-3, 3.50) Tonight’s talking points: Jason Bay is sitting tonight after failing to get a hit in… Read more →
On the SNY talk shot “The Wheelhouse,” Mark Malusis said that Matt Harvey is the next ace of the Mets, and will become the ace in 2013. That actually brings up a great question: Who is the next ace of the Mets? Down in the minor leagues, the Mets have three main candidates that could eventually take over for Johan… Read more →
Watch the MLB futures game tonight at six on ESPN 2. The game features Team USA vs. the World team. Mike Piazza is managing Team USA. Star Mets pitching prospect Matt Harvey is on the roster for Team USA. Harvey is 8-4 with a 3.35 ERA in 17 starts between Double-A Binghamton and Single-A St. Lucie.