Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 6/25/13
I’ve followed the Mets minor leagues for a while and what I’ve found is that every year there are players who make cases to reach the majors but an injury rolls around or they slump and it looks like we might have jumped the gun.  Just look at Travis Taijeron, in his last 5 games he’s 2 for 20 with 6 K’s 1 BB and 1 HR.  A week ago people were clamoring for news on this guy as a potential call-up and wondering why he didn’t have the “Prospect Pedigree”.  We all hope he bounces back but our expectations have hopefully come down to earth… FOR HIM. I can’t say the same for Cesar Puello who has just kept on swinging since he caught fire in mid-May and thus far burned Super Nova in June. April: 15 Games, .280/.357/.420 May: 30 Games, .298/.385/.526 June: 12 Games, .479/.510/1.021 It’s more than PRETTY impressive.  My question is, WHEN.  When will the Mets call up Puello to audition for 2014?  I think the answer is pretty clear, when Marlon Byrd is traded.  The Mets have a veteran, ha
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