Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 5/5/13
The New York Mets have had great success with Matt Harvey since he came up last year.  He has really kicked it into high gear to start this season and has become a phenom.  Zack Wheeler is in AAA Las Vegas struggling but most people rate him higher then they do Harvey.  Harvey also didn’t have great numbers in AAA before he got promoted and look how that turned out.  I think there are a couple of things going on with Wheeler. I think Wheeler is really, really talented and kind of bored being in AAA.  I know it shouldn’t be this way but these players to get like that.  I also think it is a very hitter friendly league and also ballpark which doesn’t help him.  The Mets aren’t projected to go anywhere this year and they haven’t gotten off to a very good start.  They are in danger of falling out of it quickly and not even having a meaningful second half o the season. The Mets have the future though to look too and their fans are very much about that.  Why don’t the Mets call up Wheeler ...
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