Seth Lugo, Starting Pitcher, New York Mets, #67
Date of Birth: 11/17/1989
Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana
College: Centenary College of Louisiana
Seth Lugo, starting pitcher for the New York Mets, was drafted by the Mets in 2011. He was a starting pitcher in their minor league system in 2011, 2013, and 2015. He was primarily a relief pitcher in 2014. He had spinal fusion surgery in 2012 and he missed the entire season.
Lugo, like Robert Gsellman, had an impressive first season with the Mets in 2016. In 8 games as a starting pitcher and 9 games in relief, he had a 2.67 ERA, 5 wins and 2 losses, and 45 strikeouts to 21 walks in 64.0 innings. He didn't pitch in the postseason Wild Card game.