Huntington, NY native, Cam Maron is one of two Met catching prospects who seem to have the makings of future MLB players. His calling card has been a solid average with little power and no speed. His patience and contact oriented approach and his being a lefty (Hitting) makes me think of Josh Thole. Having another Josh Thole in the minors is not a bad thing.
Camden is a local boy and a Met fan. His local paper ran a nice little article on his signing back in 2009.
In his last 15 games Cam Maron has become another level of player. In the last 10 his triple slash is: .488/.523/.610 and doing a little math will show you that works out to an OPS of 1.132. The improved hitting has led to Cam being more of a free swinger, 2 BBs and 8 Ks but 8 Ks in 10 games is NOTHING, just ask Matt Den Dekker.
At 21 years of age, Cam Maron is on the perfect track to be to the majors by the 2015 season with a chance to come up sooner if he gets lucky. As it stands, it would make sense to have B...