Adam Rubin

No Holt-ing Pattern

Adam Rubin -Premium Content

Mets officials consider righthander Brad Holt to be further along than Mike Pelfrey was at the same point in his pro career. Vice president Tony Bernazard expects Holt, the 33rd overall pick in last year's draft out of UNC Wilmington, to begin the season with high Class A St. Lucie.

Majors | #2009#New York Mets#Organization Reports

Meet The Unheralded Mets

Adam Rubin -Premium Content

Top prospect Fernando Martinez, an outfielder, headlines the minor league players who will participate in big league camp this spring as non-roster invitees. Lefty Mike Antonini and righthanders Dillon Gee and Tobi Stoner also will be in big league camp, minus the fanfare afforded Martinez.

Majors | #2009#New York Mets#Organization Reports