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The top of the Mets system is headlined by Jett Williams, who plays with a confidence born out of always being doubted because of his 5-foot-6 stature. The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex product has at least average tools across the board, with a chance to develop standout hitting and on-base ability to go with plus speed.
Today, we’re unveiling the 10 best prospects in the Mets system entering 2024. Matt Eddy is hosting a chat at 2 p.m. ET to discuss the state of New York’s farm system.
See the 10 best prospects in New York’s system, including brand new scouting reports for every player.
Below, you can also find a projected lineup in 2027 and the prospects with the best scouting tools in the system.
Projected 2027 Lineup
Catcher: Francisco Alvarez (25)
First Base: Brett Baty (27)
Second Base: Luisangel Acuña (25)
Third Base: Ronny Mauricio (26)
Shortstop: Francisco Lindor (33)
Left Field: Brandon Nimmo (34)
Center Field: Jett Williams (23)
Right Field: Drew Gilbert (26)
Designated Hitter: Pete Alonso (32)
Listed below are the prospects with the best tools within the organization. To go directly to New York’s Top 10, click here.
Best Hitter for Average: Jett Williams
Best Power Hitter: Ronny Mauricio
Best Strike-Zone Discipline: Jett Williams
Fastest Baserunner: Luisangel Acuña
Best Athlete: Nolan McLean
Best Fastball: Blade Tidwell
Best Curveball: Calvin Ziegler
Best Slider: Blade Tidwell
Best Changeup: Eric Orze
Best Control: Christian Scott
Best Defensive Catcher: Hayden Senger
Best Defensive Infielder: Luisangel Acuña
Best Infield Arm: Mateo Gil
Best Defensive Outfielder: Rhylan Thomas
Best Outfield Arm: Stanley Consuegra