• In Mets camp after humble beginnings, Wheeler at ease

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Feb 21, 2013
    Athletics run in Wheeler's family. Indeed, the reaction among the veterans was the ultimate endorsement to all the talk about Wheeler. Yes, the Mets’ acclaimed prospect made that kind of impression on players who were seeing him live for the first time Wednesday. As Turner said, “When guys like that who are supposed to be hitting in the cage stick around to watch somebody throw, you’re obviously talking about one of the top prospects in baseball.’’
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    • NY Mets righthander Zack Wheeler delivers thrills in first spring session

      And so the hype continues to build for Zack Wheeler. On the day he faced big-league hitters for the first time, throwing live batting practice on a spring training back field, Justin Turner invoked no less a name than Stephen Strasburg.

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