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Minor League Look: 2010 Multi Ad Savannah Sand Gnats

We’re moving into the home stretch of our baseball card tour of the Mets farm system.

Up tonight is the Mets Class A South Atlantic League team, the Savannah Sand Gnats. I bought my set from Lake County Minor League Prospects for the pre-order price of $10.75. Lake Country is selling the set for $19.75 now, or you can pick one up from the team for $10. (Savannah has last year’s team set on sale for $5 and a 2010 SAL All-Star set for $10 if you want to make sure that your shipping fee is a little more worthwhile.)

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2008 Donress Elite Extra Edition Mets prospects

One of the dealers at today’s card show had opened a box of Donruss Elite Extra Edition and had singles, so I picked up the Mets. I was able to finish the base team set, so I’m done with this product — I’m not a huge fan of Donruss’ MLB-unlicensed efforts. Although they scanned dark grey / black, the backgrounds of these cards are silver foil. Too much foil makes the set even less appealing to me. 

#35 Eric Beaulac
#35 Eric Beaulac

Eric Beaulac was the Mets 9th round draft pick this year out of Le Moyne College in Syracuse, N.Y. He began his professional career at Kingsport in the Appalachian League, where he made two starts and four relief appearances. He moved up to Savannah in the South Atlantic League and made six starts there. He also made a pair of relief appearances for the Brooklyn Cyclones in the New York Penn League. His overall totals for 2008: 2-2 with a 3.38 ERA.  He struck out 60 in 48 innings pitched while giving up 38 hits and walking 26. He also made 8 wild pitches. 

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