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Kunz Getting Stronger With Time

Kunz is 11-for-12 in save opportunites this season

Eddie Kunz, the Mets' top overall draft pick in 2007, made a giant leap after his rookie season going all the way from the confines of Brooklyn and the NY-Penn League to Double-A Binghamton where he holds down the closer's role. Now as he faces the much stiffer competition of the Eastern League, Kunz is learning what it takes to succeed at a higher level.

[The following is an excerpt from the feature article in next month's print edition of Inside Pitch Magazine] "I feel really good right now. I've had some trouble here and there, but this is my first full season and starting here in Double-A has been a really big change for me. I've got a lot of stuff done and I'm really pleased with my work," said Eddie Kunz of his season to date. Making... Recommended Stories