Tag: Brandon Nimmo

Mets Minors: Cecchini Rookie Of Year, Kingsport Clinches Division Title

An article by posted on August 31, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Cecchini Rookie Of Year, Kingsport Clinches Division Title

  Las Vegas (74-62) was swept this weekend by Round Rock Express cutting their division lead of El Paso to a game and a half with a four game series against the Chihuahuas starting today. Friday: Round Rock 4, Las Vegas 1 Box Score Brandon Nimmo returned coming in to play defense in the 6th inning after […]

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Mets Minors: Smith Pulls Homerun, Cecchini Has Hip Injury

An article by posted on August 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Smith Pulls Homerun, Cecchini Has Hip Injury

  Las Vegas (74-59) 2, Round Rock 0 Brandon Nimmo continued to find his name out of the lineup for the third straight game and 4 out of 5. Haven’t heard any indication from the Mets or anyone that covers them that it is injury related yet. Talked to Adam Rubin today who said he […]

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Mets Minors: Wally Has Team Running To Another First Place Finish

An article by posted on August 23, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Wally Has Team Running To Another First Place Finish

‘Put on your running shoes’ could be the motto for Wally Backman’s Las Vegas 51’s this summer. The scrappy 2014 PCL Manager of the Year has used the running game as a weapon in leading his team to a possible first place finish in the Southern Division. Las Vegas ranks fifth out of sixteen PCL […]

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Mets Minors: Nimmo Homers, Gsellman Strong Again, Molina Perfect

An article by posted on August 6, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Nimmo Homers, Gsellman Strong Again, Molina Perfect

  Las Vegas (63-49) 9, Salt Lake 3 Brandon Nimmo fell to the 9th spot in the order for the first time, he responded by going 3-4 with a walk and his first AAA homerun. Here is video of the blast. Nimmo is now 7-11 with two walks, two stolen bases, and three runs scored […]

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Brandon Nimmo Promoted To AAA Las Vegas

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Promoted To AAA Las Vegas

  Binghamton Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo was promoted to the Las Vegas 51′s this afternoon. The 13th overall pick from the 2011 draft would probably have been in Vegas already if not for a knee injury that cost him three weeks. Nimmo was an Eastern League All-Star this year, it was his third All-Star game […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Thompson First Career HR, Bowman Two-Hitter

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Thompson First Career HR, Bowman Two-Hitter

  Las Vegas (56-41) 4, Fresno 0 Matthew Bowman made an absolutely amazing start when you consider all the circumstances, pitching at Cashman Field against Fresno who had scored 13 runs off him in their previous two meetings this year. Bowman went the distance pitching a complete game shutout allowing only two hits and three […]

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Four Mets’ Prospects Rank Inside Sickels’ Top 75

An article by posted on July 13, 2015 0 Comments
Four Mets’ Prospects Rank Inside Sickels’ Top 75

John Sickels of Minor League Ball ranks four Mets’ prospects inside his Midseason Top 75 list. Michael Conforto (No. 15),  Brandon Nimmo (No. 52),  Amed Rosario (No. 65), and Gavin Cecchini (No. 69) all made the cut. Sickels thinks it’s a close call between Conforto and Indians’ prospect Bradley Zimmer, but he gives a slight […]

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Brandon Nimmo and Matt Reynolds Among Six Mets Named All-Stars

An article by posted on July 1, 2015 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo and Matt Reynolds Among Six Mets Named All-Stars

The Pacific Coast League announced its All-Star team roster which includes two Las Vegas 51′s, infielder Matt Reynolds and outfielder Travis Taijeron. The 24-year old Reynolds is hitting .270/.328/.404 with 22 doubles (7th in PCL), 2 triples, 4 homeruns, and 43 RBI in 73 games with 57 of those coming at shortstop. I was honestly […]

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A Look At Michael Cuddyer’s Potential Temporary Replacements

An article by posted on July 1, 2015 0 Comments
A Look At Michael Cuddyer’s Potential Temporary Replacements

No, this isn’t an article calling for Michael Conforto or Brandon Nimmo to get called up to the majors so lets just get that out of the way first. Those two should not be called up to replace the ailing and aging Michael Cuddyer. Michael Conforto noted himself that he has things to work on […]

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2015 Mid-Season Top 10 Mets Prospects

An article by posted on June 11, 2015 0 Comments
2015 Mid-Season Top 10 Mets Prospects

Now that the 2015 First-year player draft has concluded, I felt compelled to update our MMO Top Mets Prospect Rankings that our minor league team composed at the very beginning of the season. Before engaging in this discussion, I would first like to credit fellow MMO prospect writer, Michael Mayer, who helped assemble this list. […]

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