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Carson Coming on Strong

Carson has a combined 1.65 ERA this season

Robert Carson, the Mets' 14th round pick in 2007, returned to the Gulf Coast League this year where he made significant improvements that caused his stock to climb higher. Still just 19 years old, Carson has a lot more development ahead, but the progression he showed this season bodes well for his future.

On a crowded pitching staff on the GCL Mets in 2007, left-hander Robert Carson saw very limited time as he appeared in just four games totaling nine innings. At the time, Carson was out to simply display his talents and work on fringe elements of his game as coaches and scouts examined what kind of pitcher he could be. Fast forward towards the end of this season and what the organization... Recommended Stories