Brinkley's Speed is Something to Watch

Dante Brinkley has been able to bring a lot of offense and speed to the Carolina Mudcats. His threat of a consistent bat and stealing bases confuses and muddles the opponent's defense and pitchers.
May 22, 2007

Q&A with Dante Brinkley

Outfielder Dante Brinkley was named Friday, along with pitcher Gaby Hernandez, as the players-to-be-named in last week's trade with the Florida Marlins. Brinkley talked with Inside Pitch's Bryan Hoch following the announcement: (Free Preview of Premium Content)
December 9, 2005

Splitsville: Dante Brinkley v1.1

"Splitsville" is a series of articles on the Mets' prospects that we'll be doing throughout their minor league careers. In version one/chapter one (v1.1) of Dante Brinkley, we'll look at how he did at home versus the road, how he hit with runners in scoring position, and more.
November 18, 2005

Mets vs. Yankees: Outfield Prospects

Comparing what the Yankees and Mets have at each position in the minor leagues, we take a look at the crop of outfield 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 24, 2005

Brinkley Humble in Spite of 2005 Success

On Day two of the 2003 draft, the Mets found a then 21-year-old outfielder from a small college in Springfield, Mo., in Dante Brinkley. Two years and three levels later, the Mets may have also found a key part of their future outfield plans.
September 29, 2005

Playoff Q&A: Hagerstown's Dante Brinkley

HAGERSTOWN, Md. – Dante Brinkley was as stunned as anyone to be playing in the South Atlantic League Championships Monday, especially after finishing his season (or so he thought) in the Florida State League. Brinkley discussed his season's wild finish with Inside Pitch's Bryan Hoch:
September 13, 2005

Suns win SAL North Division crown

The Hagerstown Suns are heading to the next round of the South Atlantic League playoffs, having recorded a 9-7 victory over the Delmarva Shorebirds Saturday to win the North Division.
September 11, 2005

Inside Pitch Monthly Awards: May hands out their awards for May. Here are the "Pitcher of the Month" and "Hitter of the Month" for each of the minor league levels for the month of May. Who were the top pitching and hitting performances last month? Inside Pitch premium subscribers can find out right now!
June 1, 2005