Monday, March 10, 2014
Mets News: Mets cut 15 players to minor league camp
The Mets started to make their cuts down to minor league camp....
Left-handed reliever Josh Edgin was the most notable name dispatched to minor-league camp in the first round of cuts.
Edgin, who made 34 relief appearances for the Mets last season, was registering only in the upper-80s with his fastball.
Others sent to minor league camp: infielder Wilfredo Tovar, left-handers Steven Matz and Adam Kolarek, right-handers Erik Goeddel, Logan Verrett and Chasen Bradford, catcher Kevin Plawecki, infielder Daniel Muno, infielder/outfielder Dustin Lawley, and outfielders Brandon Nimmo and Cory Vaughn, outfielder Cesar Puello, left-hander Jack Leathersich and right-hander John Church.
The Mets sent 15 players overall to the minor-league side. That leaves 49 players still in big-league camp.