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Mets Minors: Top 5 Outfield Prospects Led By Nimmo

While the likes of outfielders Yoenis Cespedes and Michael Conforto took Flushing by storm in 2015, a number of young prospects at the same position made noise in the minor leagues. Here are the top five outfielders in the Mets system, as ranked by No. 5 – Victor CruzadoHt: 5’11” Wt: 180 B/T: S/R Age: 6/30/1992 (23)2015 Level: Hi-A St Lucie/Double...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Outfield Prospect Brandon Nimmo Has Partial Tear In Foot

The Mets announced yesterday that outfield prospect Brandon Nimmo has a partial tendon tear in his left foot. He will be in a walking boot for for 10 days then will be reevaluated. He also received... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets prospect Brandon Nimmo diagnosed with partial tear of tendon in left foot

Nimmo is ranked the Mets' No. 2 prospect, according to Mets outfield prospect Brandon Nimmo has been diagnosed with a partial tear of a tendon in his left foot, the club announced Friday.  Nimmo received a shot in his foot and will wear a boot for the next 10 days. He'll be reevaluated after that period. Mets, Walker agree to 1-year...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Nimmo Looking Forward To 2016 Season

In an interview for, Mets prospect Brandon Nimmo discusses the ups and downs of his 2015 season. For the third year in a row, injuries impacted his ability to have that truly breakthrough season everyone has been waiting for. He also discusses how he had to mentally adapt after his promotion from Double-A Binghamton to Triple-A Las Vegas, and he explains how his addition...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 Could Be A Telling Season For Brandon Nimmo

Ever since he was selected in the first round of the 2011 draft, fans have been waiting patiently for the arrival of Brandon Nimmo. While he’s made progress every season, he’s yet to have that big breakout that everyone has been hoping for. This has caused some to start to losing faith in the 22-year old outfielder, but this upcoming season is what will likely be a critical...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Mets Minors: Brandon Nimmo and the 2011 draftees

We wrap up our look at Sandy Alderson’s draft by examining his 2011 Draft, his first one with the Mets. When he took over the club, the Mets’ system was not considered to be an especially strong one and the talent that is there is considered to be heavier in pitching than hitting, led by touted youngsters Jenrry Mejia and Matt Harvey. With his first pick, Alderson swung for...
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets360 2016 top 50 prospects: #4 Brandon Nimmo

#4 Brandon Nimmo, OF Biography: Born March 27 1993 in Cheyene Wyoming, Nimmo is the highest picked baseball prospect in the history of the state.  That may well be because Wyoming is so cold that they didn’t offer a high school baseball program.  Instead, Nimmo made his mark on the baseball world with an impressive display in the American Legion Baseball League.  In 2010...
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Nimmo: A Mets Prospect on Hitting

Brandon Nimmo is one step closer to the big leagues. He’s also off to a good start in Sin City. The Mets promoted the 22-year-old outfield prospect to Las Vegas at the end of July, and he’s finding Triple-A to his liking. In 12 games with the 51s, Nimmo is hitting a handsome .297/.413/.405. The sample size is small, but at the same time, it’s indicative of his potential. Drafted...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Nimmo Homers, Collects Four Hits, Now Batting .407

April 29 Brandon Nimmo went 4-for-4 with two singles, a home run and a double on Monday night for St. Lucie. He scored twice, drove in two runs and fell a triple short of the cycle. Nimmo and teammate T,J, Rivera are both hitting .407, the best mark in the Florida State League. Each player have a league leading 37 hits apiece. April 28 When it comes to Brandon Nimmo, people usually...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Minors: Brandon Nimmo showing off his wheels

The Mets drafted Brandon Nimmo is the 1st round (13th overall) in the 2011 draft.  Nimmo had not played a lot of baseball because he’d grown up in Wyoming, but he’d shown a ton of promise in his small showcase.  The issue?  Some scouts saw Nimmo developing into a powerful corner outfielder and others saw a future leadoff hitting centerfielder.  The verdict is not yet in...
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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