Tag: Brandon Nimmo

Bartolo Colon Thumbs His Way Through Seven Solid Innings

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Thumbs His Way Through Seven Solid Innings

Now that the diamond dust of Michael Conforto’s demotion, Jose Reyes’ resigning, Logan Verrett, Sean Gilmartin and Brandon Nimmo being recalled from Las Vegas has settled, it’s still much ado about nothing with the Mets starting line-up. NY prospect Brandon Nimmo’s 0-4 major league debut was not one that dreams are made of, as he […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Mets Can’t Afford To Trade Zack Wheeler

An article by posted on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Mets Can’t Afford To Trade Zack Wheeler

An MMO Fan Shot by The Metssiah This season, the injury plague has spread throughout the Mets clubhouse much like it did in 2015. As soon as David Wright went down, the fan base started clamoring for a big time trade. Every fan has a pipe dream proposal where they just name a bunch of guys on the […]

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Mets Players And Staff Host Clinic For St. Lucie Special Olympics

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Players And Staff Host Clinic For St. Lucie Special Olympics

On Sunday, the New York Mets hosted a clinic for the St. Lucie Special Olympics at Tradition Field. The feel of the event can be summed up with a quote from Special Olympics regional director Jeff Hancock, who said, “This is beyond amazing. The opportunities that our athletes in the Special Olympics have because of […]

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Special Feature: Keith Law Talks Mets Baseball With MMO

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
Special Feature: Keith Law Talks Mets Baseball With MMO

Earlier this week, I had the privilege of spending 40 minutes on the phone with ESPN Senior Baseball Writer Keith Law. Keith is a lead baseball analyst for ESPN.com and senior analyst for Scouts.Inc. He formerly worked in the front office of the Toronto Blue Jays. I interviewed Keith before last season and he graciously […]

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Spring Training Notes: Non-Roster Invites, 44 Days Until Pitchers & Catchers

An article by posted on January 4, 2016 0 Comments
Spring Training Notes: Non-Roster Invites, 44 Days Until Pitchers & Catchers

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the Mets say no decision has been made yet on non-roster invites to major league camp among candidates who were with organization in 2015. He predicts that catchers Johnny Monell and Xorge Carrillo, infielders Gavin Cecchini, T.J. Rivera, Danny Muno and Jayce Boyd, and pitchers Paul Sewald, […]

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Mets Minors: Gee And Nimmo Propel Las Vegas Into First Place

An article by posted on September 5, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Gee And Nimmo Propel Las Vegas Into First Place

  Las Vegas (76-65) 9, Tacoma 4 After losing three of four to El Paso and moving out of first place the 51′s seemed to be reeling before Brandon Nimmo and Dillon Gee put them on their shoulders carrying them back atop the division by half a game. Nimmo was slid up to the #2 […]

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Mets Midseason Top Prospects 10-6: Robert Gsellman Rising

An article by posted on September 4, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Midseason Top Prospects 10-6: Robert Gsellman Rising

#10 Marcos Molina Preseason: #9 Age: 20 – May 8th, 1995 Signed: January 11th, 2012 Bats/Throws: Right/Right It has been a whirlwind year for the young starting pitcher who the Mets decided to be aggressive with pushing him right past Savannah to the St. Lucie Mets to start 2015. This after completely dominating in the […]

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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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