Last Night’s Quick Scores
Las Vegas 14, New Orleans 5
Rome 3, Savannah 2
Brooklyn 2, Staten Island 0
Kingsport vs Bluefield – Postponed
Minor League Notes
Daniel Muno hit his 13th home run for a Grand Slam and drove in five runs.
Matt Reynolds singled in four at bats and scored two runs and extended his hitting streak to five games.
Kevin Plawecki was 2 for 4, scoring two...
This season was one for the ages for outfielder Cesar Puello. Not only did Puello excel, but he flat out dominated the Eastern League this year, proving that all 5 tools that touted him so high were there all along.
The 22 year-old rightfielder hit .326 with 16 homers and 24 steals in 91 games. Because of that, he was ranked by MetsMinors.net as the Sixth Best Prospect in the system...
During the first four months of the 2013 season, Cesar Puello has finally displayed why he has been so highly touted as an exciting five-tool prospect.
So far, Puello has performed at an MVP level for the Binghamton Mets, consistently displaying each of his five tools, while absolutely scorching the ball.
His batting average now stands at league leading .334 with a .411 on-base...
I went to an actual Met game for a change. It was a mistake as the Mets lost 8-4 but the highlight of the game for me was seeing the minor league update and hearing that Cesar Puello had collected three hits the night before.
It’s likely that you’ve heard Puello’s name before but it might be more for his unfortunate connection to Ryan Braun and Alex Rodriguez than his...
CESAR PUELLO, RF
BOOM OR BUST?
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Puello is an electrifying power hitter with some interesting tools. Puello’s team leading seven home runs and 31 RBI’s (tied with Allan Dykstra...
8. Cesar Puello, Outfield, Bats: R, Throws: R, Age: 20, ETA: 2013
I wish I could have more faith in Puello’s potential as an outfield prospect, but first he has several things to prove to me.
He has to show that he can stick to his roots and focus on hitting for the gaps and getting on base to strictly utilize his speed, and his plate discipline must improve.
When Cesar Puello...