After promoting Amed Rosario and Dominic Smith — the “upper crust” of the organization’s farm system, as manager Terry Collins called them — the Mets had few impact prospects left on the immediate horizon. Former top pick Justin Dunn endured an uneven first full Minor League season. Blue chippers Desmond Lindsay and Thomas Szapucki underwent surgery. None of those players are likely to contribute to the big leagues in 2018.

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