We've updated our Privacy Policy. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to the new Privacy Policy.


Mets’ temporary center-field battle too close to call

JUPITER, Fla — Juan Lagares is feeling the best he has at the plate all spring. Brandon Nimmo has slowed down after a blistering start. That’s where the two guys vying to keep the center-field spot warm until Michael Conforto returns stand as the Mets enter the final leg of spring training. Lagares, the righty-hitting...
Via New York Post
1 day ago

Who Is the Mets Leadoff Hitter in 2018?

With the regular season less than two weeks away, the New York Mets Opening Day roster is beginning to take shape. We have a pretty good idea of who is going to man what position, who is going to be in the starting rotation and how most of the bullpen is going to stack up. However, when thinking about the lineup, there’s still one glaring question that remains: Who is the teams leadoff...
Via Mets Merized Online
2 days ago

Bowden: Brandon Nimmo Is A Fourth Outfielder and Water Is Wet

Jim Bowden of The Athletic earlier this week, released his list of spring training performances to believe and disbelieve. One off the players included was Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo, who Bowden said doesn’t have the skill set to be an everyday major leaguer and is best suited as a fourth or fifth outfielder. Nimmo is off to a fast start this spring, going 10-for-29 with eight...
Via Mets Merized Online
4 days ago

Perception and reality for Brandon Nimmo and the Mets

Brandon Nimmo has a perception problem. And since we all know that perception dictates reality, well, you can see how this might be an issue. The perception is that he was a bust of a draft pick who doesn’t do anything really well. While he might be just fine as a fourth outfielder, he’s not good enough to play center field on a regular basis and neither the bat nor glove are...
Via Mets360.com
11 days ago

WATCH: LISTEN: New York Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo gets Mic'd Up

Get an inside listen as New York Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo is mic'd up as he faces reliever Jerry Blevins during a recent workout during spring training in Port St. Lucie.
13 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brandon Nimmo talks spring training, and hopes for 2018 Mets

New York Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo talks with SNY's Steve Gelbs about his preparation for the 2018 season.
February 16, 2018  |  Discuss

New York Mets: Nimmo playing himself into Mets 2018 lineup

Even with a disappointing season, the New York Mets are still worth watching. There are plenty of storylines surrounding players who are vying to prove their worth to the organization for next season. The player who is making the best case for himself is Brandon Nimmo. Nimmo has shown his potential after getting consistent playing time due to the trades of Jay Bruce and Curtis Granderson...
Via isportsweb.com
September 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Brandon Nimmo looking to prove his worth to the New York Mets

When the season began, the New York Mets found themselves with four quality starting outfields for three positions. Three months later, after recent injuries to Michael Conforto, Curtis Granderson, and Yoenis Cespedes, the team was forced to start T.J. Rivera in left field during their Independence Day loss to the Washington Nationals. Circumstances often change quickly in professional...
Via isportsweb.com
July 05, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brandon Nimmo talks being an elf and 2017 New York Mets

New York Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo chats with SNY's Steve Gelbs about his rookie season, and his approach moving forward to 2017.
December 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Finding Nimmo: Projecting the Newest Met

Michael Conforto was supposed to be one of the Mets’ top run producers this year. After storming through the minors last year, the 2014 draftee wound up being a crucial part of his team’s run to the World Series last year. The year 2016 hasn’t been as kind to him, however, which prompted the Mets to send him back to the minor leagues. In his place, they called up another young outfielder...
Via Fangraphs
June 27, 2016  |  Discuss

MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

The 'Catch me if you can (understand the catch rule)' quiz

Brad Marchand has the Bruins rolling, whether you like it or not

2018 first-round NFL Mock Draft (March 20, 2018 edition)

Ranking all 30 MLB lineups heading into 2018

The 'Not your average Joe' quiz

There is no more waiting around for a QB in the NFL Draft

The 'How sweet it is!' quiz

Winners & losers from the NCAA Tournament's opening rounds

Sports & Politics Intersect: Presidential sports coverage from coast-to-coast

The 'Braves new world' quiz

For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker