Originally written on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 8/5/13
It’s official… The New York Mets have promoted Wilmer Flores from Triple-A Las Vegas… Happy (early) Birthday Wilmer Flores!! Flores, born on August 6, is on his way to New York!! — New York Mets (@Mets) August 6, 2013 I love it when a plan comes together…. Congrats, Wilmer… Welcome to the show! 5:00 PM Update I know I already said the odds were 50/50 on Fri, but I'm now saying it's 75/25 that Wilmer Flores is activated this week. #MMOPredictions — Mets Merized Online (@MetsMerized) August 5, 2013 Adam Rubin now reports that Wilmer Flores should be joining the major league club in the very near future, according to a baseball source. Mike Puma of the Post is hearing the same thing. Flores has been playing third base the past two games with Triple-A Las Vegas, after primarily playing second and first. Las Vegas Insider reported via Twitter that it will happen this weekend when the Mets head to Arizona to play the Diamondbacks. Hey @MetsGM, I've got a great idea on how we can get Met...
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