Tag: Brandon Nimmo

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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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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