July 30: Friday Mets Links (Wilmer Flores Edition)
The Daily Stache – The Mets seem to be shying away from making any moves as the trade deadline approaches.
OnTheBlack – Kerel Cooper shares his favorite Strawberry/Gooden memories.
Mack’s Mets – The Brooklyn Cyclones won again last night, thanks in part to a 9th inning suicide squeeze. The Cyclones now have a five-game lead on the second-place Staten Island Yankees.
MetsBlog – Matt Cerrone quotes Mike Newman from Scouting the Sally on Wilmer Flores’ potential as a hitter. I have to say I agree with Newman – Flores’ swing is somewhat underwhelming. But mechanics can be taught and improved – especially if Flores has the God-given talent to work with.
Check out the videos below. Hopefully, Joe can chime in on this topic: