(WBNG Binghamton) A Binghamton Mets catcher is recognized for his outstanding defensive play this season.
Blake Forsythe has been named a Gold Glove Award winning by Minor League baseball and Rawlings.
In his first year at Double A, Forsythe committed just one error in 80 games behind the plate.
He ranked second in the league with 701 total chances and led the league with a .999 fielding percentage.
This season, he threw out a career best 36 percent of base stealers, sixth in the Eastern League.
Forsythe is one of 3 players from the Eastern League to win the award.
The award is given out to the best players at each position in the 10 full season Minor Leagues.