Mets to call up hard-hitting prospect Ronny Mauricio, per report

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The New York Mets will contact infield possibility Ronny Mauricio when active lineups broaden to 28 gamers on Friday, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports

Mauricio, 22, has actually delighted in a standout season so far in 2023 for Triple-A Syracuse. In 115 video games for the Mets’ leading farm club, he’s slashed.295/.349/.511 with 23 crowning achievement, 30 doubles, and 24 taken bases. While he’s invested the big bulk of his time in the middle infield, this season he’s likewise seen protective innings in left field. For his profession, he owns a slash line of.269/.312/.444 throughout parts of 5 MLB seasons. Entering into the 2022 season, Mauricio was an agreement top-100 total possibility.

Our own R.J. Anderson just recently highlighted Mauricio as a prospective September call-up Here’s what he composed:

” Mauricio is a switch player who can affect the baseball, albeit frequently at single-digit launch angles. He has an exceptionally aggressive method as a right-hander, and he’s most likely more of a 2nd baseman/left fielder in The Show. That’s fine. Have you seen a few of the lineups the Mets have trotted out there considering that the due date? There’s no argument versus raising Mauricio and letting him audition over the coming weeks for an area on next year’s group.”

Indeed, the Mets, at a frustrating 61-73 on the season and far back in the NL wild-card race, have little factor not to structure their lineup in a manner that provides insight into 2024 and beyond. That’s what they’ll finish with Mauricio, whose power capacity will make him one to monitor the last month of the routine season.

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