- The Mets will look to trade Carlos Beltran to a NL Team. Carlos Beltran has stated that he would like to stay in the NL because he has seen most of the pitchers and he does not want to DH.
So with that, the Mets Front Runners for Beltran are Giants, Phillies, Braves (Based on all articles and rumors reports).
Here are some of the Top Prospects from each of the Giants, Phillies and Braves organizations that the Mets will be looking at to get the deal done:
San Fransisco Giants Top 5 Prospects with Ratings by John Sickels
1) Brandon Belt, 1B, Grade A-
2) Gary Brown, OF, Grade B
3) Zack Wheeler, RHP, Grade B4) Francisco Peguero, OF, Grade B-
5) Thomas Neal, OF, Grade B-
Rumors: SI.com’s Jon Heyman believes the Mets are interested in Giants 1B prospect Brandon Belt, RHP Zach Wheeler or OF Gary Brown.
Philadelphia Phillies Top 5 Prospects with Ratings by John Sickels
1) Domonic Brown, OF, Grade A
2) Jonathan Singleton, 1B, Grade B+
3) Brody Colvin, RHP, Grade B+
4) Jarred Cosart, RHP, Grade B, Borderline B+
5) Trevor May, RHP, Grade B
Rumors: Mets have been rumored to have interest in Domonic Brown
Atlanta Braves Top 5 Prospects with Ratings by John Sickels
1) Julio Teheran, RHP, Grade A
2) Freddie Freeman, 1B, Grade A-
3) Mike Minor, LHP, Grade A-4) Randall Delgado, RHP, Grade B+
5) Arodys Vizcaino, RHP, Grade B
Rumors: NY Baseball Digest's Mike Silva thinks Mike Minor can be the Mets best Move