2016 Draft Report Card: New York Mets

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BEST PURE HITTER: New York selected pitchers with its two first-round picks. 1B Peter Alonso (2) proved himself offensively at Florida, then hit batted .321 in his debut for short-season Brooklyn. OF Gene Cone (10) excelled in the Southeastern Conference this spring, batting .363 and walking more often than he struck out, though his performance was lighter in pro ball.

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