With the Arizona Fall League now at an end, here is a quick summery of our eight prospects fared while playing for the Surprise Saguaros.
Adam Kolarek (0-0, 2.92 ERA, 12.1 IP, 19 H, 5 BB, 8 K) – The Mets have high hopes for Kolarek who could be a future closer for the team by 2015. After a superb campaign at St. Lucie, where Kolarek struck out 70 in 57 innings pitched while walking just 21, he was promoted to Binghamton shortly before the season ended to get a taste of some better quality hitters. That continued when he was selected for the AFL where he finished the six-week season with a 2.92 ERA in 12.1 IP. Kolarek struck out eight batters, walked five, and allowed 19 hits. He should be slated for Double-A Binghamton where he will get the lion’s share of save opps.
Chase Huchingson (1-0, 5.73 ERA, 11 IP, 12 H, 10 BB, 6 K) – Huchingson had a terrible showing in Arizona, posting a 5.73 ERA and walking ten batters in 11 innings of work while striking out only five. Hooch ...