If there's one area where the Mets truly lack depth stuff-wise among their pitching prospects it's…
Mets Scouting Report: RHP German Marte
Vital Statistics: Name: German Marte Position: Relief Pitcher DOB: April 29, 1985 Height: 6'1" Weight: 180 Bats: Right Throws: Right Regarded as a pitcher capable of high strikeout totals, German Marte has certainly done little to dissuade those characteristics, fanning 68 batters in 68 1/3 innings this season between Brooklyn and Hagerstown. Beginning the year in the South Atlantic League, Marte – a 21-year-old who signed with the Mets as a non-drafted free agent in August 2004 – worked exclusively in relief, recording three wins and four saves in 32 appearances while compiling a 2.58 ERA. In 59 1/3 innings, Marte walked 20 and struck out 62, and was a prime candidate to head back to Brooklyn – where he'd appeared in one game during 2005 – to help bolster the Cyclones' bullpen. With the Cyclones, Marte didn't seem to miss a beat. He recorded the...
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