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Zach Lutz Leaves Vegas To Play In Japan

Adam Rubin reports that sources told that Zach Lutz is headed to Japan in play for the Rakuten Eagles. Lutz was hitting .291, with seven homers and 37 RBIs in 227 at-bats with Vegas this season. He appeared in 22 games for the Mets in 2012 and ’13, producing a combined .226 average and two RBIs in 31 at-bats. This is a big loss for the 51s as the 28-year old third...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Farm Report: Lutz Homers Twice, Montero Allows Three Runs

Las Vegas 11, Tacoma 4 Rafael Montero pitched his way to victory despite a lackluster performance. The right-hander went six innings, allowed three runs on six hits and struck out three while walking two. Luckily he got plenty of support from the offense, led by Zach Lutz‘s pair of home runs. Lutz finished the game 3 for 3 with four runs scored, three RBI, and a walk to go along...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Who’s Hot/Who’s Not: Lutz’s Bat Is Scorching Hot, Edgin Struggling To Get Outs

Who’s Hot Zach Lutz, Las Vegas 51’s In his brief stint with the New York Mets last season, Lutz had six hits and two RBI’s in 20 AB’s.  He’s had an absolute torrid start to this season in... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Farm Report: Lutz Stays Hot, Robles Hurls Five Scoreless

LAS VEGAS 6, FRESNO 5 Logan Verrett got the start for the 51′s, going six innings while giving up three runs (one earned) on eight hits. He struck out three and walked none. Jeff Walters, who came in in the ninth, gave up a run on two hits, increasing his ERA to 27.00 but was credited with the win when the 51′s rallied in the bottom of the ninth.  Eric Campbell led  the...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Farm Report: deGrom Shines, Lutz Red Hot, Fulmer Pasted

Fresno 8, Las Vegas 6 After jumping out to a 6-1 lead to start the game, the Las Vegas 51′s bullpen couldn’t hold on for the win as the Fresno Grizzlies scored 7 runs in the top of the 9th inning to give the 51′s their first loss of the season.  Jacob deGrom was solid in his first outing of the season going six innings and allowing just one run while striking out 6.  The...
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April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Minors Recap: April 4, 2014

Las Vegas 11 , Fresno 8 Noah Syndergaard picks up his first win of the season, and Zach Lutz continues his torrid pace, as the Las Vegas 51′s down the Fresno Grizzlies 11-8 in Pacific Coast... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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