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Q&A with Mets 25th Round Pick Leon Byrd

Byrd considers himself a high-energy player

With their 25th round pick in the 2012 First-Year Player Draft, the Mets selected middle infielder Leon Byrd out of Cypress Ranch High School in Texas. In this exclusive Draft Day Q&A, he talks about his process of being drafted by the organization, who he'd compare his game to at the professional level, if he's looking to sign quickly, and more. Tell us what it feels like to be selected by the Mets? Leon Byrd: It was a great feeling. It's nice to be recognized by Major League Baseball and the Mets' organization as a good baseball player. Talk about your game a little bit. What type of player are you and how do you see yourself fitting in with the Mets? Bryd: I feel like I'm a very... Recommended Stories