In the 2010 MLB Draft, the Mets selected catcher Blake Forsythe in the 3rd round with the 89th overall pick.
After signing, Blake reported to the Gulf Coast League Mets (Rookie) of the Gulf Coast League before being promoted to the Brooklyn Cyclones (A-) of the New York Penn League a week later. In 33 games, he hit .234 with 3 HR and 8 RBI to go with 26 hits.
He moved up another...
He’s often been slotted as a back-up, so he’s not a household name or a prospect who even registers on many New York Met fans’ radar screens. Yet, the more you know about him, the more you might think the Mets might have something special in catcher, Xorge Carrillo.
Carrillo split time behind the plate at Arizona State in 2010 and 2011 with Austin Barnes. Barnes, considered...
It’s a fact of life not awfully appealing to Met fans. In baseball, as with most things in life, in order to actualize the goals and successes you aspire, you’re going to have to give something up. That’s often a trademark of a professional athlete, musical performer, business executive, or anyone who acquires the skills that place them in the top tier of their profession...
Binghamton 3, Bowie 2
After playing both catcher and right field, Blake Forsythe blasted a leadoff, walk-off home run in the bottom of the tenth inning to push the Binghamton Mets past the Bowie Baysox, 3-2 on Monday night at NYSEG Stadium. The victory was Binghamton’s fifth walk-off win, and it dropped the magic number to win the Eastern Division to 2.
The first five innings went...
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Binghamton Mets 7, Akron Aeros 5
The Binghamton Mets moved to 3-0 on the season after defeating the Akron Aeros again this afternoon at Canal Park. The story of the day is Blake Forsythe, who led the offensive attack going 3 for 4, adding a double, a triple, and three RBI. The B-Mets offense jumped on Aeros starter, Matt Packer, right out...
Cam Maron – Mets Future Backstop?
Welcome back for part two in the MMO series where we bring you the depth charts for each position in the Mets minor league system. We started off last week with the First-basemen, and continue the series this week with the five best Catchers in the Mets organization.
It has been well documented that the Mets are thin in catching throughout the...
Cessa started Tuesday night and went five innings giving up one run on six hits.
Jupiter 7, St. Lucie 5 (G1)/ Game 2 PPD
Jupiter took the only game that was played on the day, despite the expected double-header
Blake Forsythe – 2 for 3, solo home run, 2 runs scored, 1 walk, 1 strikeout
Cesar Puello -2 for 4, 1 double, 1 run, 1 RBI, 1 strikeout, 1 stolen base
ST. LUCIE, FL - Blake Forsythe takes a lot of pride in catching. He has made adjustments to improve his game both offensively and defensively this season, and the St. Lucie backstop has worked to instill trust and earn the respect of the pitching staff.
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St. Lucie 5, Palm Beach 2
Tyler PIll had an abbreviated inning, but the bullpen put together seven quality innings in the series-winning game.
Blake Forsythe – 2 for 4, 3-run homer, 1 run scored, 1 strikeout
Travis Taijeron – 0 for 4, 3 strikeouts. Average down to .183
Cesar Puello – 0 for 4, 2 strikeouts
Danny Muno – 1 for 4
Tyler Pill – 2 IP, 3 hits alowed...