Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 4/30/12
(click any photo to embiggen) Last week I published the first half of the MMO Exclusive interview I conducted with Buffalo Bisons manager Wally Backman. Wally was kind enough to sit down and answer some questions about his current team. He was very candid about which of his AAA players he feels, are working themselves into consideration for big league time with the Mets this season. At times while talking to Wally about managing his players, he sounded a great deal like his mentor Davey Johnson. In the first part of this interview Wally and I talked about his current rotation including: Matt Harvey, Jeurys Familia, Jeremy Hefner, and Dylan Owen. We also talked about his sensation at second-base this year, Bobby Scales. In this second part of the interview, we talked in-depth about the bullpen, as well as the veteran leadership present on today’s Bisons team. I also asked Wally about players Valentino Pascucci, Jordany Valdespin, and Jenrry Mejia. Keep reading to see what Wally had ...
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