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Q&A with Binghamton's Mike Jacobs

Mike Jacobs' six-game hit streak snapped Friday.

In the middle of a six-game hitting streak, the Binghamton Mets' Mike Jacobs caught up with Inside Pitch's Bryan Hoch for a chat about his success in the Eastern League and his ongoing rise to the big leagues (Premium Q&A Content).

TRENTON, N.J. – It wasn't so long ago that Mike Jacobs appeared on the fast track to the majors, a sure-fire candidate to become Mike Piazza's understudy and – eventually – possible replacement. After losing his 2004 season to a partially torn labrum and a cyst in his throwing shoulder, the Mets' 2003 Minor League Player of the Year is getting back on track. Now 24, Jacobs has converted... Recommended Stories