Following last night’s victory against the Aberdeen Ironbirds, Brandon Brosher, who hit two game tying homers, was promoted by the New York Mets from the Brooklyn Cyclones to the Columbia Fireflies.
Brosher is currently in his 4th season overall with the New York Mets organization and his 2nd in Brooklyn.
The New York Mets drafted Brosher in the 36th round of the 2013 MLB June Amateur Draft from Springstead High School in Spring Hill, FL.
Brosher spent the 2013 season with the GCL Mets, appearing in 22 games with a .180 batting average, 3 homers and 6 RBIs. He was promoted to Kingsport for 2014, but he was limited to 7 games, as he suffered a broken right fibula, ending his season prematurely. Brosher hit .387 with 4 homers and 8 RBIs before his injury.
After beginning the 2015 season with the GCL Mets, Brosher was assigned to Brooklyn on June 28th, 2015. Brosher’s best game as a Cyclones came on Seinfeld Night, when he hit a grand slam and a bases clearing double, setting the Cyclones record for RBIs in a game with 7.
Brosher finished the 2015 Brooklyn with an average of .188 with 9 doubles, 3 homers and 22 RBIs with 68 strikeouts in 53 games played
Brosher appeared in a St. Lucie Mets game on April 28th this season, going 0-for-4 with 2 strikeouts. After going back to extended Spring Training, Brosher was assigned to the Brooklyn Cyclones to begin the 2016 season. On the 2016 NYPL Season, Brosher hit .232 in 14 games, hitting 4 homers and 13 RBIs while striking out 25 times.