Gavin Cecchini

Mookie Wilson looks on during the MLB draft in 2010. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwei: MLB Draft, 11th-Selection Stats And More Mets Notes

Historically, Greg Luzinski (Philadelphia 1968) appeared in the most games (1,821) and hit the most home runs (307) of any player chosen with the 11th pick.


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Coleman: Mets Take A Look At The Future With Top Picks Cecchini, Plawecki

Gavin Cecchini’s idol while he was growing up? Well, that would be a shortstop on the other side of town — the Yankees’ Derek Jeter.


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Mets Officially Agree To Terms With First-Round Selection Gavin Cecchini

The Mets have agreed to terms with first-round pick Gavin Cecchini, the club confirmed on Friday. The 12th overall pick of the 2012 amateur draft — a shortstop straight out of high school — signed with New York for $2.3 million, according to’s Jon Heyman.


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Schwei: Subway Series And A Look At The Mets’ Draft

For the first time since interleague play began in 1997, Mariano Rivera will not be part of the Yankees-Mets matchup.


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Good-Luck Charm: Mets Draft Pick Gavin Cecchin Was At Johan Santana’s No-Hitter

Gavin Cecchini went to New York for a pre-draft workout and wound up a witness to one of the greatest nights in Mets history.