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Roster Outlook – St. Lucie

Nieuwenhuis should hold a spot in the outfield

The focus shifts to St. Lucie in Part Two of InsidePitchMagazine.com's look at the likeliest members of the 2009 full season rosters. The High-A Mets will feature a number of the highest draft picks from the 2008 class as well as arguably the most intriguing rotation in the system.

1B -- Ike Davis Why St. Lucie? Despite his well-documented struggles in Brooklyn last summer, the Mets' top pick in 2008 will move on to St. Lucie because, bluntly, it is not in the organization's track record or best interest to keep their top draft pick away from the best competition. Davis looks much sharper than he has last summer and assigning him to Savannah would be a detriment for...

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