Mets Finalizing Deal With Supplemental Pick Fulmer

JULY 15: Callis tweets that the terms of Fulmer's signing bonus have not yet been finalized, contrary to yesterday's report.

JULY 14: Fulmer's bonus will be $950K, according to Jim Callis of Baseball America, though the deal has not been quite finalized yet.  MLB's recommended slot price for the 44th overall pick is $776.7K.

JUNE 24: The Mets have agreed to terms with suppelemental first round pick Michael Fulmer, the pitcher announced (on Twitter). He said he agreed to a contract yesterday, though he has yet to sign paper (hat tip to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork).

Baseball America ranked Fulmer 45th among draft eligible prospects and the Mets selected him with the 44th overall pick. Fulmer's fastball reaches the mid-90s and he can maintain his velocity late into games, according to BA. He has a hard slider, though he'll have to work on developing a change-up. Here's MLBTR's complete list of top picks that have signed. 



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