Analysis: Luis Ayala to the Mets

With an unhappy and struggling Luis Ayala set for free agency at the end of the season, the Nationals decided to cut their losses and try to get something in return for him.
August 19, 2008

Hernandez Plays Through Challenging Season

Anderson Hernandez, who was a viable infield reserve option for the Mets last season, started slowly in 2007 only to battle his way over .300 by the end of the season. However, this season the turnaround has yet to come as Hernandez's best efforts still have not allowed him to mirror last year's production. Yet, disappointing numbers have not minimized his efforts.
July 9, 2008

Hernandez Facing His Future

Anderson Hernandez has long wowed scouts with his excellent defensive skills and speed on the basepaths, but his bat has yet to match up to with other tools. Inside Pitch Magazine spoke with him to find where his place is on the big-league club.
April 11, 2008

Top Ten Speed Prospects

The trading away of Carlos Gomez removed a serious speed threat from atop the Mets' list of prospects. However, the athletes that were left behind him act as weapons on the base paths in their own right. Inside Pitch Magazine analyzes the top speed prospects from the Mets' system, ranking the top ten stolen base threats.
February 9, 2008

Top 50 Scouting Report:#24 Anderson Hernandez

The New York Mets acquired the second baseman in a trade with the Detroit Tigers in 2004 for catcher Vance Wilson. Always known for her superb defense, Hernandez bat came alive in the second half of the 2007 season and is nearing a permanent stay in the big leagues. Here is a scouting report on New Orleans second baseman Anderson Hernandez.
December 22, 2007

Top 50 Mets Prospects

Here are the Top 50 Mets' prospects. gives a little insight on each selection in our rankings but will follow up more in-depth with individual scouting reports on each player throughout the off-season.
November 1, 2007

Week in Review Across the Farm

The second halves began this week for both New Orleans and Binghamton as their All-Star breaks have come and gone. For the rest of the farm system, July plugs along with varying success. Here is a rundown of the week that was.
July 15, 2007