Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 12/17/11
I had a chance to chat recently with 22-year-old Mets minor league pitching prospect, 6’3″ left-hander, Adam Kolarek. Adam pitched nearly all of 2011 with the South Atlantic League Southern Division Champion, Savannah Sand Gnats, helping to anchor their bullpen. It was really nice of Adam to take some time off from holiday shopping to chat with us here at MMO, let’s see what he had to say: Petey:  First of all congratulations Adam on a very successful second pro season! As a hard-throwing left-handed reliever with good command, you were a staple in the Savannah Sand Gnats bullpen all season, going 7-0 with a 2.22 ERA. You also helped the Gnats get to the championship round of the South Atlantic League playoffs. It must have been quite an exciting year for you, I would imagine. Thank you so much for taking the time to answer some questions for our readers at MetsMerizedOnline.com. When the Mets drafted you out of the University of Maryland in the 11th round of the 2010 MLB Player D...
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