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Mets Daily Prospect Report, 5/16/21: The system gets swept

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Catch up on all the Mets prospects in yesterday’s minor league action!

Yoel Romero stretches before a Binghamton Rumble Ponies game on May 13, 2021.
Yoel Romero
Chris McShane

*All results from games played on Saturday, May 15, 2021

Triple-A: Syracuse Mets (2-9)

WORCESTER 10, SYRACUSE 5 (BOX)

The Syracuse Mets struck first in last night’s game against the Worcester Red Sox, scoring four runs in the top of the first on an RBI single from Wilfredo Tovar, an RBI double from Brandon Drury and a solo home run from Deivy Grullon. Worcester slowly chipped away at the Syracuse lead, scoring runs in the bottom of the first and second on home runs off of Jared Eickhoff. Worcester scored another two runs in the bottom of the fourth to take a 5-4 lead. Syracuse tied the game in the fifth on a throwing error, but Worcester put the game out of reach in the bottom of the seventh, scoring five runs in the inning. The Worchester Red Sox defeated the Syracuse Mets 10-5.

ROSTER ALERT: The New York Mets have optioned outfielder Khalil Lee to the Syracuse Mets.

ROSTER ALERT: The New York Mets have selected the contract of infielder Jake Hager from the Syracuse Mets.

ROSTER ALERT: Right-handed pitcher A.J. Schugel has been assigned to the Syracuse Mets.

Double-A: Binghamton Rumble Ponies (0-10)

ALTOONA: 6, BINGHAMTON 5 / 10 INNINGS (BOX)

The Binghamton Rumble Ponies fell behind early in last night’s game against the Altoona Curve, scoring four runs off of Binghamton starter Luc Rennie. Binghamton trailed 4-0 into the bottom of the sixth, when they scored four runs to tie the game on RBI singles from Sebastian Elizalde and Will Toffey, and a sacrifice fly from Mark Vientos. The game remained tied at 4-4 through nine innings, and headed to extras. The Curve struck first in extras, with Ryley Gilliam allowing a run on an RBI double to Altoona’s Josh Bissonette, and another on a wild pitch later in the inning. The Binghamton Rumble Ponies added a run in the bottom of the tenth, but ultimately lost to the Altoona Curve 6-5.

ROSTER ALERT: Right-handed pitcher Luc Rennie has been assigned to the Binghamton Rumble Ponies.

High-A: Brooklyn Cyclones (4-6)

GREENVILLE 8, BROOKLYN 4 (BOX)

The Brooklyn Cyclones scored in the top of the first inning of last night’s game against the Greenville Drive, Luke Ritter singled home Jake Mangum from second. Greenville tied the game and took a 4-1 lead in the bottom of the fourth on a pair of home runs off of Jaison Vilera. Brooklyn chipped away at the Greenville lead, scoring a run in the top of the sixth on a sacrifice fly from Luke Ritter, and tie the game in the top of the eighth on a two run homer from Jake Mangum, his second of the year. Greenville re-took the lead in the bottom half of the inning, scoring four runs off of Brian Metoyer. The Brooklyn Cyclones ultimately were defeated by the Greenville Drive.

Low-A: St. Lucie Mets (7-4)

DAYTON 5, ST. LUCIE 1 (BOX)

The St. Lucie Mets fell behind in the bottom of the first inning of last night’s game against the Daytona Tortugas, when Daytona’s Alex McGarry hit an RBI double off of St. Lucie starter Joander Suarez. Daytona added another two runs off of Suarez in the bottom of the second to put St. Lucie behind 3-0. The St. Lucie Mets scored their lone run of the game on a wild pitch in the top of the fourth, but ultimately fell to the Daytona Tortugas 5-1.

ROSTER ALERT: The St. Lucie Mets have placed shortstop Branden Fryman on the 7-day injured list retroactive to May 14, 2021.

Star of the Night

Jake Mangum

Goat of the Night

Brian Metoyer