23-year-old Mets OF prospect Cesar Puello won the Eastern League batting title and slugging title in a breakout season with Double-A Binghamton last season. He was a consensus Top 11 prospect in the Mets system.
However, his 2013 season ended early with a 50-game suspension for his connection to Biogenesis.
He started this season at Triple-A. He got off to a slow start, starting 14 of his team’s first 15 games. He vanished from the lineup during late April and most of May. He now is back to playing almost every day…
“I think this is the moment to move onto the next step to prove I can be an everyday player, ” Puello recently told SNY.TV’s Toby Hyde >> Read more about Puello’s ups and downs this season at SNY’s Mets Minors.