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Sterling Awards: Andy Wilson

Sterling Awards: Andy Wilson

Heralded for his bat, 24-year-old converted catcher Andy Wilson ripped up the Florida State League en route to selection as the Mets' Sterling Award winner at Class-A St. Lucie, and is headed to the Arizona Fall League to continue his progress.

A non-drafted free agent who signed with the Mets in 2003, Wilson has run a little behind on his progress – 24 is considered an advanced age to still be toiling in the Florida State League. The lack of a consistent position had held the utilityman back – he caught, played first base, third base, left field and designated hitter for St. Lucie this season – but coupled with his offensive...

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