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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. 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. Talk about your game a little bit. What type of player are you and how do you see yourself fitting in with the Mets... Recommended Stories