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Sizing Up The Starting Pitching Prospects - Part I

Petit's Career Numbers Are Sick! analyzes the Mets' starting pitching prospects. Which starters have the highest upside? Which are the ones ready to make a Major League impact soon? Which ones are the "sleepers" to keep an eye on? These questions are answered in Part One of our two-part series on the Mets' starting pitching prospects.

Highest Ceiling Yusmeiro Petit: Much has been made of his less-than-dominating "stuff", averaging only 89-90 MPH on his fastball. While he might not be one of the harder throwers around, it is Petit's deceptive delivery and his fantastic command of his pitches that makes him one of the better hurlers in minor league baseball. Possessing great poise on the mound, Petit mixes his pitches... Recommended Stories