Cruz Has Big Shoes to Fill

There can be pressure to play the game when your father had 2,251 hits in the big leagues and your family comes as close to a baseball aristocracy as there is. Inside Pitch sat down with Cruz to find out about his family has shaped his career and how he can turn it all around.
July 13, 2007

Batista Keeps Battling

It has been and up and down year for the B-Mets second baseman. After stints across three levels of the farm system in 2007, Batista still fights for consistency in his game. The coaching staff works closely with Batista as they look to round out his defense and improve his bat. He explained all these details when he recently sat down with Inside Pitch.
June 22, 2007

What Mako Oliveras Wants From His Team

It has been a trying year for the Binghamton manager. Inconsistencies on both sides of the ball have slowed his team as he works for progress each time they take the field. Inside Pitch caught up with Manager Oliveras over the weekend to talk about what he expects from himself and his team.
June 5, 2007

Bowman among standouts in Nicaragua

Shawn Bowman – considered the top third base prospect in the Mets organization – is active in the Nicaraguan League and rebounding nicely from a broken vertebrae in his upper back, coach Donovan Mitchell reports.
December 1, 2006

B-Mets' Batista running hot and cold

If you were to ask Wilson Batista -- a young Binghamton Mets shortstop from the Dominican Republic who loves to steal bases -- who his favorite player happens to be, his answer shouldn't be a great surprise.
June 16, 2006

Sizing Up the Shortstop Prospects

Inside Pitch analyzes the Mets' shortstop prospects. Which shortstop prospect has the highest upside? Which are the ones ready to make a Major League impact soon? Who needs to make their mark quickly?
March 23, 2006

Mets vs. Yankees: Shortstop Prospects

Comparing what the Yankees and Mets have at each position in the minor leagues, we take a look at the crop of shortstop prospects in each system. Which system is deeper? Which prospects have the most power? The highest ceilings? Take a look at this comparison between the two New York farm systems.
October 10, 2005