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GAVIN CECCHINI RUMORS

Did Gavin Cecchini really earn a mid-year promotion?

The full-season leagues have reached the halfway point in their seasons, the typical point at which clubs deliver a mid-year promotion. The Mets bumped up at least 13 players, which seems like a high number but that’s nothing more than a guess. It could easily be that they promoted 20 guys this time last year. Regardless, of the 13, seven were hitters and six were pitchers. ...
Via Mets360.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Does Michael Conforto pick indicate shift in Mets’ strategy?

The Mets selected Oregon State outfielder Michael Conforto with the tenth pick in the 2014 first-year player draft. It’s the first draft during the Sandy Alderson era in which the team has selected a college player with their first overall pick. In the first draft for this front office in 2011, the team selected outfielder Brandon Nimmo out of a Wyoming high school. In 2012 and...
Via Mets360.com
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Gavin Cecchini’s stock is rising

In the 2012 First-Year Player Draft, with the 12th overall pick, the Mets selected shortstop Gavin Cecchini out of Barbe High School in Lake Charles, Louisiana. It was the second draft of the Sandy Alderson era and the second straight year the team selected a high school player with their first draft pick.* This was a noted departure from recent drafts, in which the team used their...
Via Mets360.com
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Baseball America Hot Sheet: Cecchini No. 4, Flores in Team Photo

After a hot week in Savannah, Gavin Cecchini joins the list of Mets Prospects that have been recognized this season on Baseball America’s Hot Sheet – that featured Brandon Nimmo and Noah Syndergaard a week ago. After a torrid week at the plate, Cecchini has raised his  average to .286 this season with a .353 on-base and a .454 slugging to go with his 13 extra-base hits, 21 runs...
Via Mets Merized Online
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Farm Report: DeGrom Spectacular Again, Herrera and Cecchini Go Deep

LAS VEGAS 6, RENO 3 Jacob deGrom pitched spectacularly, keeping the Aces hitless through the first four innings. He pitched seven innings, giving up three hits, no runs and striking out four. DeGrom is having an incredible season and currently sports a 0.50 ERA with a 0.778 in 18.0 innings with 4 walks and 15 strikeouts. According to Adam Rubin, scouts who have seen him have been...
Via Mets Merized Online
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Mets Top Prospects: No. 11 Gavin Cecchini, SS

11. Gavin Cecchini Height: 6’1” Weight: 180 lbs. Age: 20 Bats/Throws: Right/Right Gavin Cecchini receives his fair share of criticism because his ceiling is not as high as your traditional first round draft pick. The Mets took Cecchini with the 12th overall pick in the 2012 draft because his already impressive floor provided somewhat of a safety net. His defense is already...
Via Mets Merized Online
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospect Face-Off: Amed Rosario vs. Gavin Cecchini

While the shortstop position at the big league level is a topic of discussion and uncertainty for 2014, the Mets have some young options in the lower level minors that make for a bright future. One is former first rounder, Gavin Cecchini, who recently completed his 2013 season with the Brooklyn Cyclones. The other his Amed Rosario, who Baseball America named the top prospect in the...
Via MetsMinor.net
October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Mets Minors: Gavin Cecchini Back In Action Today

Gavin Cecchini suffered an ankle injury on July 3rd against the Staten Island Yankees, and has missed most of the month trying to get healthy. His journey back to the lineup appears to be over: Cyclones Gavin Cecchini will be in the lineup tomorrow. #Mets — Jessica Quiroli (@heelsonthefield) July 26, 2013 Cecchini was off to a slow start in Brooklyn as the starting shortstop for...
Via Mets Merized Online
July 27, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 MLB draft: Mets next generation

With college baseball coming to a close, the 2013 MLB draft is on the horizon. There is a new wave of prospects about to hit the pros and teams are eager to sign. The talent is at an all time high with the number of first-rounder’s this year and the Mets have a good chance of signing a top prospect in their 11th overall pick. The Mets have a predominantly young team that may work...
Via isportsweb.com
June 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Are the Mets being too conservative with Gavin Cecchini?

There were 31 first-round picks in the 2012 Draft, the extra one due to the Blue Jays not signing their 2011 top choice. Of those first round picks, 17 were from the high school level and 14 were college selections. The Mets took high school shortstop Gavin Cecchini with the 12th overall pick, the seventh high school player taken in the draft. Baseball America ranked Cecchini...
Via Mets360.com
June 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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