Thole’s a good catch, but will he stay with Mets?

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Josh Thole throws the ball to pitcher, Nelson

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Josh Thole throws the ball to pitcher, Nelson Figueroa in the fifth inning. New York Mets vs. the Chicago Cubs at Citifield. (Credit: Kathy Kmonicek)

Josh Thole does not Google himself.

“No, I don’t,” Thole said last night. “That’s about the worst thing I think I could do for myself right now.”

If he did, the Mets’ 23-year-old catcher would find, among other things, a YouTube video set to music featuring the words, “A tribute to the promising future of Josh Thole as catcher for the Mets.”

But what is that promising future?


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