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Amazin Avenue 1 hour ago
Meet the Mets for September 28, 2020

Meet the Mets for September 28, 2020

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP via Your Friday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets If you give the Mets a cookie, they will ask for a glass of 2% milk. Cookies and camaraderie became a staple of the 2019 Mets in this incredibly wholesome story. Every player in camp has something different to prove this spring, even those who are guaranteed roster spots. After undergoing further tests, Brandon Nimmo was given the all clear to return to baseball activities. Robinson Cano has yet to enter a game since he has used his time in camp to work on strengthening his...
SNY TV 15 hours ago

Following additional cardiac screening, Mets' Brandon Nimmo cleared to resume baseball activities

Van Wagenen spoke with reporters in Jupiter, Fla. during the early innings of Thursday's game against the Miami Marlins, and while he wouldn't get into the specifics of the tests, he said that everything was strictly precautionary.
Amazin Avenue 15 hours ago
Brandon Nimmo underwent tests for irregular heartbeat

Brandon Nimmo underwent tests for irregular heartbeat

Brandon Nimmo back when he was a minor leaguer in spring training. | Chris McShane It takes more than a minor heart condition to wipe the smile off Brandon Nimmo’s face. After Brandon Nimmo was scratched from the Mets’ spring training lineup yesterday so that he could receive additional cardiac screening, both the team and Nimmo’s wife confirmed that the issue is not a serious one. Chelsea Nimmo first responded to the media speculation surrounding her husband’s well-being this afternoon on Twitter by assuring everyone that all was well, and the team subsequently confirmed that...
SNY TV 18 hours ago

Brandon Nimmo's wife says Mets outfielder 'is fine' as he has another cardiac appointment

Mets OF Brandon Nimmo, who was scratched from Wednesday's game in order to have an additional cardiac screening, will have another cardiac-related appointment on Thursday. And his wife is saying everything is alright.
SNY TV 21 hours ago

Mets' Brandon Nimmo to have another cardiac appointment, with Brodie Van Wagenen giving update after

Mets OF Brandon Nimmo, who was scratched from Wednesday's game in order to have an additional cardiac screening, will have another cardiac-related appointment on Thursday.
Amazin Avenue Feb 27, 2020
Amazin’ Avenue Audio (The Show): The Port St. Lucie Diaries, Day 1

Amazin’ Avenue Audio (The Show): The Port St. Lucie Diaries, Day 1

Brian checks in after this first day at Clover Park. Welcome to Amazin’ Avenue Audio (The Show), the new/old favorite from Amazin’ Avenue editors Chris McShane and Brian Salvatore. This week on the podcast, Chris is sick, so Brian is in Port St. Lucie alone. This mini-episode features audio from Luis Rojas’s post-game remarks, as well as some discussion of the first day of this trip, including the news about Brandon Nimmo needing more cardiac tests. Brian’s Music Pick: Huey Lewis and the News - Sports You can listen or subscribe to all of our wonderful Amazin’ Avenue Audio...
Amazin Avenue Feb 27, 2020
Mets Morning News for February 27, 2020

Mets Morning News for February 27, 2020

Photo by Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos via Your Thursday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets J.D. Davis and the Mets got good news when a MRI showed no new damage to his shoulder after he injured it diving for a ball. It did reveal an older injury that was not bothering the 26-year-old and he is still on track to start rehabbing immediately. Brandon Nimmo was a late scratch from the lineup after he was sent for additional testing by the team cardiologist. Noah Syndergaard’s spring debut was a successful one which was helped by the work he has...
New York Post Feb 27, 2020
Mets’ Brandon Nimmo scratched for additional heart testing

Mets’ Brandon Nimmo scratched for additional heart testing

PORT ST. LUCIE — Brandon Nimmo was a late scratch from the Mets lineup Wednesday, after team officials decided the time was right for the outfielder to receive additional heart testing, as a followup to player physicals before the start of camp. According to manager Luis Rojas, the testing was precautionary. Rojas indicated he didn’t...
SNY TV Feb 26, 2020

Mets' Brandon Nimmo scratched from Wednesday's game due to 'additional cardiac screening'

Nimmo was in the Mets' dugout during the game as they faced the Astros in Port St. Lucie.
SNY TV Feb 26, 2020

Luis Rojas not concerned after Brandon Nimmo's 'precautionary' cardiac screening

Nimmo was in the Mets' dugout during Wednesday's game as they faced the Astros in Port St. Lucie.
New York Post Feb 25, 2020
Jacob deGrom’s revamped slider is key to another Cy Young

Jacob deGrom’s revamped slider is key to another Cy Young

PORT ST. LUCIE — Always working to get better. That’s how you win two straight Cy Young awards. That’s also the first step to winning a third straight Cy Young Award. Jacob deGrom, 31, is perfecting a backdoor slider this spring. He threw a perfect one to teammate Brandon Nimmo for a called third strike...
Amazin Avenue Feb 25, 2020
Mets Morning News for February 25, 2020

Mets Morning News for February 25, 2020

Photo by Alejandra Villa Loraca/Newsday via Your Tuesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets picked up their first victory of the decade, even if it doesn’t count in the end. They topped the Nationals 2-1. Wilson Ramos picked up two hits, drove in a run, and scored the game-winning run in the fourth. Brandon Nimmo contributed two hits of his own in three at-bats. Over the winter, Ramos tweaked his swing and worked on lifting the ball in the air in an effort to avoid hitting the ball on the ground so much. His efforts showed in...
Amazin Avenue Feb 22, 2020
Spring training open thread: Mets at Cardinals, 2/22/20

Spring training open thread: Mets at Cardinals, 2/22/20

Jim Rassol-USA TODAY Sports Marcus Stroman starts as a Mets split-squad visits the Cardinals in Jupiter. Mets lineup Amed Rosario - DH Brandon Nimmo - CF J.D. Davis - LF Dominic Smith - 1B Eduardo Nunez - 3B Luis Guillorme - SS Ryan Cordell - RF Rene Rivera - C Jake Hager - 2B SP: Marcus Stroman First pitch: 1:05 PM EST Broadcast TV: FSMW via MLB.tv
SNY TV Feb 21, 2020

Scouts and execs weigh in on Mets center fielder Brandon Nimmo

There's an X-factor to Nimmo, with evaluators believing there is still growth potential in his game.
Amazin Avenue Feb 20, 2020
Season Review: Brandon Nimmo

Season Review: Brandon Nimmo

Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports A neck issue prevented him from contributing for most of 2019, but make no mistake, Nimmo is very good. There’s no good reason why people should continue to argue that Brandon Nimmo is nothing more than a fourth outfielder. However, they sure love to try. It’s becoming something of a running joke—not a funny one, mind you—on Mets Twitter, and it’s something I’m here to stop. Admittedly, Nimmo’s injury-shortened 2019 season was something of a disappointment. A lingering neck injury held the 26-year-old back last year, limiting him to just 69...

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