Found July 30, 2012 on Mets Merized Online:
Harvey Is No Longer The Mets Number Two Prospect Since his call-up to the bigs and a dazzling Major League debut by Matt Harvey last week, the Mets top pitching prospects rankings needed to be revised. So I scratched Mr. Harvey’s name off, and did a redo of the order with their recent performances this season factored in. After doing this, I quickly noticed that several players like lefty Steve Matz and righty Michael Fulmer, have soared up the charts. Here’s the latest ranking of the 10 best Mets minor league pitching prospects: Zack Wheeler – The reigning number one prospect in the system has done nothing this year to change his status. Despite struggling badly in his last two starts, Wheeler is a top talent, and a few bad performances is not going to alter that fact. The guy has hair-raising stuff. He may have hit a little bit of a wall in the dog days of summer this year, but keep in mind that he is already less than four innings shy of his career high for innings pitched in one...
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