Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 4/30/14
The Mets have long been known to have high standards for homegrown pitching, and recently there has been an influx of starters that have come up and made an impact. Matt Harvey was the first of the recent influx and has been extremely successful, Zack Wheeler came up next and is currently making progress to becoming dominant, and currently Noah Syndergaard is on his way to making the big leagues. When Syndegaard makes his debut and pitches 50+ innings, a new pitcher will have to dethrone him as the top arm in the system. The Mets have depth from AAA Las Vegas all the way down to Low-A Brooklyn, but there are three pitchers who have the most potential to take the spot of top pitcher. Steven Matz: After being in 2009, Matz underwent Tommy John surgery- which was not too bad then. That being said, Matz did not make his debut until 2012 where he made a measly six starts across 29 innings in Kingsport. Then in 2013, Matz put himself on the map with a sparkling 2.62 ERA across 21 starts. Even
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