St. Lucie Mets

St. Lucie Mets

St. Lucie Mets
Founded in 1988
Port St. Lucie, Florida
Team logo Cap insignia
Class-level
Current Advanced-A (1990–present)
Previous Class A (1988-1989)
Minor league affiliations
League Florida State League (1988–present)
Division South Division
Major league affiliations
Current New York Mets (1988–present)
Minor league titles
League titles (5)
  • 1988
  • 1996
  • 1998
  • 2003
  • 2006
Division titles (6)
  • 1988
  • 1996
  • 1998
  • 2003
  • 2006
  • 2011
Team data
Nickname St. Lucie Mets (1988–present)
Ballpark Tradition Field (1988–present)
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
New York Mets
Manager Luis Rojas
General Manager Paul Taglieri

The St. Lucie Mets are a minor league baseball team based in Port St. Lucie, Florida.

The team, which plays in the Florida State League, is the High-A affiliate of the New York Mets major-league club.

The team plays at Tradition Field. Opened in 1988, the park seats 7,347 fans.

They have won the Florida State League Championship five times (1988, 1996, 1998, 2003, and 2006).

A number of former St. Lucie Mets player are currently on the New York Mets roster including David Wright, Jon Niese, Lucas Duda, Rubén Tejada, Dilson Herrera and 2014 NL Rookie of the Year[1][2] and two time NL Rookie of the Month[3][4] Jacob deGrom.

Contents

  • Roster 1
  • Team affiliations 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Roster

Team affiliations

Level Team League Location
AAA Las Vegas 51s Pacific Coast League Las Vegas, NV
AA Binghamton Mets Eastern League Binghamton, NY
Advanced A St. Lucie Mets Florida State League Port St. Lucie, FL
A Savannah Sand Gnats South Atlantic League Savannah, GA
Short Season A Brooklyn Cyclones New York-Penn League Brooklyn, NY
Rookie Kingsport Mets Appalachian League Kingsport, TN
GCL Mets Gulf Coast League Port St. Lucie, FL
DSL Mets I Dominican Summer League Boca Chica, Dominican Republic
DSL Mets II Dominican Summer League Boca Chica, Dominican Republic

References

  1. ^ http://espn.go.com/new-york/mlb/story/_/id/11855105/2014-mlb-rookie-year-jacob-degrom-new-york-mets-named-nl-winner
  2. ^ http://m.mlb.com/news/article/101049102/mets-jacob-degrom-named-nl-rookie-of-the-year
  3. ^ http://m.mlb.com/news/article/87949776/mets-starter-jacob-degrom-tabbed-national-league-rookie-of-month-for-july
  4. ^ http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/mets/jacob-degrom-named-nl-rookie-month-blog-entry-1.1958615

External links

  • Official website
  • Inside Pitch Magazine Online