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MMO Exclusive: Catching Up With Mets Prospect Xorge Carrillo

Amidst the Mets catching talent, prospect Xorge Carrillo has gotten lost in the fold. The 2011 14th round draftee recently enjoyed a career year at Double-A Binghamton, batting .283, posting a .355 on base percentage and catching 29% of would-be base stealers in 2014. I just profiled Carrillo’s 2014 performance and speculated about his major league future for my site Grading on...
Via Mets Merized Online
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Blue Jays finalize coaching staff

TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays finalized their coaching staff Friday, adding Dane Johnson as bullpen coach and Eric Owens as assistant hitting coach. Also, Sal Fasano was named minor league pitching coordinator, Darold Knowles rehabilitation pitching coach and Rick Langford was senior pitching adviser. Heather Connolly was named major league administration manager and Joe Sheehan...
Via AP on Fox
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Blue Jays bring back much of coaching staff

TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays are bringing back much of manager John Gibbons' coaching staff for next season. The Blue Jays said in a statement Monday that bench coach DeMarlo Hale, pitching coach Pete Walker, first base coach Tim Leiper and third base coach Luis Rivera are all coming back. The main departure is hitting coach Kevin Seitzer, who accepted the same job with the...
Via AP on Fox
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Larkin enjoys return to Lake County

Shaun Larkin is a former Cleveland Indians minor league player who played for the Low-A Lake County Captains several years ago and this season returned to them as their hitting coach. He has had an interesting career starting with his playing career which spanned from 2002-2007 and his coaching career that began in 2007. He has continued coaching at several stops before reuniting...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Smooth little kid charms group of lady fans with foul ball switcheroo (VIDEO)

A quick thinking little kid with Clooney-sized charm — who was handed a game ball at Globe Life Park at Arlington during the Rangers-Blue Jays game on Saturday night — already knows how to impress the ladies.Too bad what must have seemed like the most charming gesture to a group of pretty older women sitting behind the young guy — after he takes the prized souvenir he got from...
Via The Other Paper
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Appoint Luis Rivera B-Mets Hitting Coach

The Binghamton Mets announced that former B-Met player, Luis Rivera will become the teams new hitting coach for the 2014 season. Rivera is replacing longtime B-Met coach Luis Natera, who was added on... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Via MetsMinor.net
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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