Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 10/22/13
I decided to walk down the hallowed halls of what might have been had we scouted better or made better decisions of draft day.  I can’t say much about 2013 just yet but I’ll be looking at picks starting in 2012 and looking at who the “Met Masterminds” may have missed the boat on. 2012 Who We Got: Gavin Cecchini, SS (Mediocre Numbers at A-) Kevin Plawecki, C (Breakout performance in A and A+) Matt Reynolds,3B/SS (Poor numbers at A+) Who We COULD HAVE Gotten: Mike Wacha, SP (Currently looking dominant in the majors) Plawecki looks pretty good… Alex Wood, SP (Current starter for the Braves) 2011 Who We Got: Brandon Nimmo, OF (Up and down year at A) Michael Fulmer, SP (Injury plagued 2013) Cory Mazzoni, SP (Mediocre year at AA) Who We COULD HAVE Gotten: Jose Fernandez, SP (Likely ROY and Ace of Marlins) Nobody stands out… Austin Hedges, C (Currently in the Top 100 Prospects) 2010 Who We Got: Matt Harvey, SP (Cy Young candidate before Tommy John) Blake Forsythe, C (...
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