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Q&A with Mets 3rd Round Pick Robbie Shields

The New York Mets selected Florida Southern shortstop Robbie Shields in the 3rd round of the 2009 First-Year Player Draft. In this exclusive Draft Day Q&A with Inside Pitch, Shields discusses his work ethic, his strongest tool, his thoughts on playing in New York and more.

InsidePitchMagazine.com: First I'd like to congratulate you on being drafted by the Mets. What went through your mind as you found you were drafted by the Mets? Robbie Shields: Well I was sitting there watching the computer, hoping my name was going to be called and when I saw my name called by the Mets, I was just overwhelmed with joy and excitement. It's a real honor to be picked by the...

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