Domingo Tapia: Hard Luck Loser
A lot of stuff went on down on the farm this weekend. Johan made a rehab start for Brooklyn. Tyler Pill continues to dazzle in the Florida State League. Nimmo and Evans heat up with the lumber, and much more. And thanks to our new and improved Mets minor league coverage, you don’t have to search the web to find out what happened. We’ve got you covered. Check inside this latest installment of the Mets Minors Beat / Monday Edition, to see what you may have missed.
Wally Backman – The Bison’s manager, known for his competitive demeanor, apparently didn’t appreciate the epithets coming from the Syracuse dugout before the bottom of the fourth inning on Friday night. Backman doesn’t look for controversy, but it always seems to find him. Trotting out of the first-base dugout towards his post in the third-base coaching box, with his team up by a run in the fourth, he was a little late so he took a short-cut across the infield, passing between the mo...