Plawecki And Lawley To Lead B-Mets Offense

Lyn Worthy of the Shreve Port Times writes that newcomers to the B-Mets, catcher Kevin Plawecki and outfielder Dustin Lawley, will be counted on to lead the Binghamton offense. Plawecki, 23, who was... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Prospect Spotlight: Kevin Plawecki Has Everyone’s Attention Now

Last week, FanGraphs had a small blurb about Mets catching prospect Kevin Plawecki in a post about underrated minor leaguers. “Mets’ 2012 supplemental first rounder Kevin Plawecki has shown that his tremendous hand-eye coordination carried from Purdue to the pro ranks. He only hit eight balls over the fence this year, but eventually some of his doubles—he ranked second among...
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December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Kevin Plawecki, Jayce Boyd, and age appropriateness Part II

Back in May I wrote an article discussing the Savannah Sand Gnats trio of Kevin Plawecki, Jayce Boyd, and Brandon Nimmo, who were mashing the South Atlantic League (SAL) at the time. Specifically, the discussion centered around the downplaying of Plawecki and Boyd’s performances because they were “old for their league” or not “age appropriate.” A common rule of thumb...
July 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Plawecki Homers, Drives In Four In St. Lucie Debut

Catcher Kevin Plawecki slammed a two-out, three-run homer in his first at-bat with Advanced-A St. Lucie last night, who beat Palm Beach by the score of 8-6. The 2012 first round draft pick added an RBI-double and went 2-for-5 with four RBIs in the game. Plawecki, Jayce Boyd and Bret Mitchell had been promoted from Savannah to St. Lucie before the game which you can read below....
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June 21, 2013  |  Discuss

The Scoop: Kevin Plawecki and the state of Mets catching

Flash Back: It’s 2012… Josh Thole and Mike Nickeas represent the core of Met catchers.  The Mets have poorly ranked catchers in the minors and only Camden Maron (Thole Jr.) stood much of a chance of making an impact. Flash Forward: It’s 2013… The Mets have John Buck leading the MLB team in more ways than one, Travis d’Arnaud as the anointed second coming of Mike Piazza...
May 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Plawecki Working To Prove Doubters Wrong

With the 35th pick in the 2012 draft, the New York Mets selected Kevin Plawecki out of Purdue University. In a draft where the organization was questioned for drafting low ceiling talents, the now 22-year old catcher was assumed to be an overdraft — Fueled by his ranking as the 68th best prospect pre-draft per Baseball America. Video after the jump A .250/.345/.384 in Brooklyn...
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April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Prospect Spotlight: Kevin Plawecki Is Making Some Noise

KEVIN PLAWECKI: Photo by MMO. One of the things I love about Twitter is how it can spontaneously erupt into a great debate and then lead into other things where you get even more insights and come away smarter than you were before you logged on. My post about MetsBlog’s poll results this morning, generated an enormous response from fans and mainstream media alike. However, that’s...
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April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Mets Minors: Building from the bottom up – Kevin Plawecki

Kevin Plawecki:  Plawecki was drafted 35th overall by the Mets in 2012 and he was sent to play in Brooklyn.  The college catcher proved to be a solid (albeit safe) pick as he turned in good (if not overwhelming) numbers.  Plawecki managed a triple slash of .250/.345/.384 which is respectable over his 61 game debut in professional sports. Scouting: At 6’2” and 215 pounds it...
April 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Prospect Pulse: Analyzing Mets Catching Prospect Kevin Plawecki

Kevin Plawecki, C Bats: R Throws: R Height: 6’2″ Weight: 205 lb. Position: Catcher Age: 22 ETA: 2015 MMO Top Prospect Rank: #19 Background: Here is a brief player profile from the recent 2013 MMO Top 25 Prospect series: The 35th pick in the 2012 draft, Kevin Plawecki, was selected with one of the comp picks we received for losing Jose Reyes. The main criticism about the pick...
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March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

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