Around The Web: Jenrry Mejia

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Around The Web: Jenrry Mejia
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According to Adam Rubin of  ESPN New York, the Mets decided to send prized rookie right-hander, Jenrry Mejia, to AA to resume his grooming as a starter.  According to Rubin:

Manuel acknowledged, Mejia had not recently stepped up and assumed the eighth-inning role as had been planned by this point.  And given his relative lack of use — he has now tossed only 4 2/3 innings this month — the Mets opted to ensure Mejia get optimal development time as a starting pitcher.

This breaking news was announced following Sunday’s loss to the Yankees and has caused quite a buzz around the Blogosphere.  Here at we have taken a look ‘Around the Web’ to see what others are saying about the move, and have offered our take as well.

The MetsZilla Take: Here at Metszilla we were split at the start of the season on what to do with Mejia.  Jay felt there was cause for keeping the head-turning rookie on the opening day roster while I, on the flip side, believed it would be best to have Mejia develop as a starter in the minors.  I was afraid that both Minaya and Jerry were only bringing....TO READ THE REST OF THIS ARTICLE AND OTHERS LIKE IT CLICK HERE:

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