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BRANDON NIMMO RUMORS

What’s so special about Brandon Nimmo?

Brandon Nimmo is not a household name. His Twitter account @You_Found_Nimmo doesn’t have millions of followers. And in his first call-up to Double-A, he struggled by hitting .238 with a decent .338 OBP. Nothing special, right? So why is it that passionate Mets fans hate a move to bring in 36-year-old right fielder Michael Cuddyer, when Nimmo is still seemingly a few years away...
Via Mets360.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The career paths of Brandon Nimmo and Michael Conforto

In the pre-video age we used to play board games. On such was “The Game of Life” or just “Life.” In this game you had the option to go to college or start working right away. The Mets have their own version of this quandary with Brandon Nimmo and Michael Conforto, two players born less than a month apart. Nimmo turned pro after high school while Conforto went to college...
Via Mets360.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Long Unlocks Key To Brandon Nimmo’s Power

While Brandon Nimmo has not hit for a lot of power as of yet, that could be about to change. Advice from hitting coach Kevin Long could be the key that unleashes Nimmo’s power potential. Nimmo explains the adjustments he has made at the plate from working with Long in an article by Kevin Kernan of the NY Post. According to the article, what Nimmo learned from Long that it is all...
Via Mets Merized Online
20 days ago  |  Discuss

MMO Mailbag: What Can We Expect Fom Brandon Nimmo

Vinny asks… I keep reading conflicting reports about Brandon Nimmo and whether he begins the season at Binghamton or at Las Vegas. Which is it? Do you think he could make his MLB debut in 2015 or is that a stretch? Which players does he compare to and do you think he’ll be a 30 homer guy? Love the site and keep up the great work. Joe D. replies… I’ve heard those same...
Via Mets Merized Online
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Nimmo Scouting Report

Brandon Nimmo, the highest draft pick ever to come out of Wyoming seems to have finally found his grove this season. Picked 13th overall in 2011, Nimmo was highly touted for his natural athleticism in legion games as a teenager. He actually never played high school ball because Wyoming is one of three states with populations so low not to merit investment in scholastic baseball. So...
Via Baseball Essential
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Panning For Gold: Brandon Nimmo

Happy Wednesday gang!!! The non-waiver trade deadline is now upon us - deals have to be completed and submitted to the Commissioner's Office by 4:00 PM eastern tomorrow, so we should gain a lot of prospect clarity over the next 24 hours. Time for another Panning For Gold: Finding The Prospect Hidden Gems, our weekly look at some of those lesser-known prospects that are beginning...
Via Razzball
July 30, 2014  |  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...
Via Mets Merized Online
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...
Via Mets360.com
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Mets Top Prospects: No. 9 Brandon Nimmo, OF

9. Brandon Nimmo, OF Height: 6’3” Weight: 185 lbs. Age: 20 Bats/Throws: Left/Right Like Cecchini, Brandon Nimmo was a first round draft pick that not everyone was thrilled about. However, in this case it was not about his lack of ceiling because he has plenty of that. Nimmo drew some criticism as the thirteenth overall pick of the 2011 draft because he did not play on a high...
Via Mets Merized Online
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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