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2009 Draft Recap: Rounds 1-15

Robbie Shields - the 2009 third round pick

InsidePitchMagazine.com continues its recap of the season that was for the Mets organization. This time, we look back at the 2009 draft class. In Part One, rounds 1-15 through are reviewed. Look inside to find out how the organization's early picks fared in their first shots at professional ball.

Round 1 - no selection Round 2 - Steven Matz The Mets went down to the signing deadline to ink their top overall pick, former high school left-hander Steven Matz who was actually selected in the second round at 73rd overall. The Mets went with the local product from East Setauket, NY and wooed him away from his commitment to Coastal Carolina. Matz already boasts good fastball velocity at...

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