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#15: Juan Urbina Scouting Report

Urbina made a positive first impression

Juan Urbina was one of the biggest international free agent signings of the last few years. Almost immediately, the 17-year-old southpaw impressed coaches with his advanced feel for the game and maturity both on and off the mound. So what did they like about him and how quickly can he get to New York? Check out his scouting report to find out.

Vital Statistics Name: Juan Urbina DOB: May 31, 1993 Height: 6'2" Weight: 170 Throws: Left Bats: Left Status: Free Agent Signing (7/2/2009) Left-hander Juan Urbina was the biggest international free agent signing inked by the Mets in the last two years. The son of former Major League closer Ugueth Urbina joined the Mets on the July 2 international free agent deadline in 2009, signing for $...

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