Mets stud prospect Brett Baty hits two homers in first two innings

The Mets’ excessive prospects proceed to positioned on a gift. 

Merely in some unspecified time in the future after Francisco Alvarez — the group’s and MLB’s top-ranked prospect — clubbed a home run out of the stadium with the Syracuse Mets, No. 2 prospect Brett Baty equipped his private highlight reel. 

Brett Baty launched two home runs in the first two innings. Brett Baty launched two residence runs inside the first two innings. Screengrab/Binghamton Rumble Ponies

Baty crushed two residence runs inside the first three innings for the Binghamton Rumble Ponies on the Somerset Patriots on Thursday evening time. The rout reached 10-1 sooner than the game was suspended inside the excessive of the third inning as a result of inclement local weather. It will be concluded Friday as part of a doubleheader. 

Baty, the Mets’ first-round resolve inside the 2019 MLB Draft, opened the scoring inside the first inning with a two-run homer to right-center topic. He adopted that up merely an inning later with one different two-run blast, extending Binghamton’s lead to 7-1. This time, he picked out left-center topic, putting his full-field vitality on present. 

Baty — who’s primarily a third baseman, nonetheless has carried out video video games in left topic and at DH — entered the evening time with a slash line of .304/.396/.518 in 85 video video games with the Double-A affiliate. He had a 15-game hitting streak earlier inside the season. 

Baty, along with Alvarez, Ronny Mauricio, Alex Ramirez and Mark Vientos, are all performing correctly as part of a extraordinarily ranked prospect core inside the Mets’ group. The Mets had been seemingly unwilling to half with any of them to make a a lot larger splash on the commerce deadline. 

A star at Lake Travis Extreme Faculty in Austin, Texas, Baty went straight to the draft and was chosen with the No. 12 resolve. He’s in the mean time ranked as a result of the No. 12 prospect in all of MLB. 

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