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Gee Rolling Into Second Half

Gee is 3-0 with a 0.92 ERA in June

Dillon Gee, the Mets' 21st round pick in the 2007 Draft, was one of a number of pitchers to make the jump from Brooklyn to St. Lucie. Though the season did not start out as hoped for the former UT-Arlington right-hander, he has come on strong as the months have passed. With a mature approach and a sound repertoire, Gee is quickly gaining momentum thanks to improving consistency.

Heading into the 2008 season, Dillon Gee received a significant bump as he earned a coveted second-year promotion to St. Lucie from short-season ball. Similarly to Brooklyn, he wanted to achieve success through terrific control of the strike zone, but initially, the transition did not go as hoped. "Jumping into this league from the short-season league was definitely tough and was really a...

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