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Scouting Mets Prospect #21: Zach Lutz

Injuries are cause for concern with Lutz

One of the biggest disappointments born out of the last two draft classes has been the inability of third baseman Zach Lutz to remain injury free. When healthy, Lutz is a dynamic hitter who owns a fast glove. Now it is a matter of getting him healthy so his talent can come to fruition.

Vital Statistics: Name: Zach Lutz DOB: June 3, 1986 Height: 6'1" Weight: 220 Bats: Right Throws: Right Status: 5th Round Pick (2007) – Alvernia College (PA) When the Mets selected third baseman Zach Lutz in the fifth round of the 2007 MLB Draft out of small Alvernia College, they knew they scored high value. There was high excitement surrounding Lutz's first assignment to Brooklyn following... Recommended Stories