From Matt Cerrone at Metsblog:
I’ve heard from two people in the last few days suggesting Marquez is considering giving up football at Texas Tech to pursue baseball full team with the Mets. He’s an interesting prospect, since insiders indicate he could quickly become of one of the team’s top outfield prospects….
There’s no question Marquez would instantly become one of the system’s top athletes if he gives up football to play baseball full time. Watch for som video on him around here shortly.