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Fulmer Ready

Fulmer is scheduled to make his first start Tues.

SAVANNAH, GA - Not many 19-year olds could handle the pressure of being a minor league pitcher, but Sand Gnats pitcher Michael Fulmer is more than up for the challenge. He is not even a year out of high school and is already looking to make a big impact on the Sand Gnat's rotation.

Fulmer said that he was a little surprised to be called up to low-A so soon, but that he worked hard in the offseason to make it. He said that it was his goal to move up quickly and that he is ready to get out on the mound and try out his stuff. "I'm eager to get started and try to win a championship," Fulmer said. Fulmer has already turned heads in the Mets organization with his maturity... Recommended Stories