Each Pacific Coast League team has a unique story behind its nickname.
The Mets called up Matt Reynolds on Wednesday, two days after he left the 51s in Sacramento to fly to New York. He was hitting .300 in 13 games for Las Vegas.
Bernie Williams played a jazzy version of “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” and joined Santa Fe & The Fat City Horns for a run through “Wishing Well.”
Mac Williamson hit a one-out grand slam in the seventh inning to lead the Sacramento River Cats to an 11-1 victory over the 51s on Tuesday at Raley Field in Sacramento, California.
Former New York Yankees star Derek Jeter and Florida Governor Jeb Bush are the leaders of a group that won an auction to purchase the Miami Marlins, multiple media outlets reported on Tuesday.
Las Vegas has now won two of three games in the series.
Tim Tebow had his best week in the minors, showing some consistency at the plate last week with two multi-hit games for the Columbia Fireflies.
Las Vegas was leading for most of the game but the bullpen gave up seven runs in 4⅓ innings pitched.
The organization’s two top prospects are off to hot starts at Triple-A but the Mets don’t plan on calling them up right now.
Phillip Evans contributed two RBI singles, including one in the eighth inning to break a tie in the 51s’ 3-2 victory at Sacramento on Saturday.