Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 2/7/13
To supplement the series of MMO’s Top 25 Prospects, I compiled a list of five names that I think really have the potential to break out or put together a strong season in 2013, and perhaps jump onto some prospect lists. They all showcase something that caught my eye, so I hope you enjoy them. At the bottom, you will see links to some honorable mentions who also displayed some promise. Gilbert Gomez, OF Height: 6’3 Weight: 190 LBS Age: 20 (21 in March) Bats/Throws: Right/Right Gilbert Gomez signed with the Mets in 2008 as an IFA. He boasted a raw set of skills that had the potential to turn into five-tool talent down the line. Time has passed and things have not progressed as quickly as one might have expected. It is fair, however, to continue to believe in Gomez’s ability to turn things around considering he has flashed impressive maturity at the plate at times and shows overall athleticism no matter how you look at him. It was a down year for Gomez in 2012, while some of his best ...
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