Mets Prospect Roundup: J.T. Ginn dominating, Khalil Lee continuing to excel

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Khalil Lee standing on second base with Mets 2021
Khalil Lee standing on second base with Mets 2021

A bunch of the Mets' top prospects have been excelling during the minor league season.

Here's the latest...

Low-A St. Lucie Mets

  • OF Alex Ramirez is on a four-game hitting streak after a brief dry spell. Overall this season, the 18-year-old is slashing .255/.323/.378 in 74 games in what has been his first taste of professional ball

  • RHP Junior Santos had a hiccup after two very strong starts in a row, allowing five runs on nine hits while walking one and striking out four in 6.0 innings on Sept. 15. He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in nine of his last 11 starts

High-A Brooklyn Cyclones

  • RHP J.T. Ginn has allowed two runs total over his last four starts. In his start on Sept. 14, he fired 7.0 shutout innings while allowing two hits, walking one, and striking out seven. Overall this season, Ginn -- who has made nine starts for Brooklyn since being promoted from St. Lucie -- has a 3.03 ERA and 1.07 WHIP with 75 strikeouts in 86.0 innings over 17 starts

  • C Francisco Alvarez has two homers in his last three games and five in his last 11. Overall, he is hitting .274/.388/.551 with 23 homers, 18 doubles, and 69 RBI in 97 games this season for Brooklyn and St. Lucie

Double-A Binghamton Rumble Ponies

  • SS Ronny Mauricio was promoted to Binghamton on Sept. 9 after slashing .242/.290/.449 with 19 homers, 14 doubles, and five triples in 100 games for the Cyclones. In 16 at-bats since joining Binghamton, Mauricio is hitting .375/.412/.438

  • INF/OF Brett Baty is hitting .267/.355/.418 with five homers and seven doubles in 38 games as he continues to adjust to Double-A. Overall this season, he's slashing .291/.378/.471 with 12 homers and 21 doubles in 89 games between Brooklyn and Binghamton

  • INF/OF Carlos Cortes has been great this season, slashing .262/.334/.497 with 14 homers and 26 doubles in 77 games while getting time in both corner outfield spots

Triple-A Syracuse Mets

  • 3B Mark Vientos was just promoted to Triple-A after hitting 22 homers and slashing .281/.346/.580 in 72 games for Binghamton

  • OF Khalil Lee is streaking, with seven hits in his last 17 at-bats, including two homers. He's hitting .261/.446/.474 with 11 homers, 16 doubles, and two triples in 89 games for Triple-A this season