Baseball Prospectus released its Top 101 Prospects this morning and four Mets prospects made the cut.
Three of them won’t surprise you as they’ve already appeared on more than a few top prospect lists this year. But what a nice surprise it was to see RHP Michael Fulmer ranked 98th and finally get some much deserved recognition.
Topping the list for the Mets of course was RHP Zack Wheeler (5th), C Travis d’Arnaud (15th), and RHP Noah Syndergaard (28th).
I’m still puzzled by why so many of these prospect lists exclude IF Wilmer Flores, who I regard as a better hitter than some of the other position players I usually see ranked from 80-100.
Here is what our MMO minor league staff had to say about all four players in our recent MMO Top 25 Prospects:
1. Zack Wheeler
Weight: 185 LBS
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