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Q&A with Mets 9th Round Pick Richie Rodriguez

Rodriguez grew up a Mets fan

With their ninth round pick in the 2012 First-Year Player Draft, the Mets selected second baseman Richie Rodriguez out of Eastern Kentucky University. In this exclusive Draft Day Q&A, he talks about his process of being drafted by the organization, who he'd compare his game to at the big league level, if he's looking to sign quickly, and more.

InsidePitchMagazine.com: Tell us what it feels like to be selected by the Mets? Richie Rodriguez: It's a great feeling, something I've worked for my entire life. The Mets are a great organization and I'm looking forward to being a part of it. InsidePitchMagazine.com: Talk about your game a little bit. What type of player are you and how do you see yourself fitting in with the Mets...

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