Nimmo signed a one-year, $4.7 million contract with the Mets on Friday to avoid arbitration, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.
The 27-year-old appeared in only 69 games during 2019, but he played 55 of 60 games last season and had a .280/.404/.484 slash line with eight homers. Nimmo is expected to start in center field for the Mets in 2021, barring any additional additions in free agency.
Nimmo is not in Thursday's lineup against the Nationals.
He will head to the bench with lefty Patrick Corbin on the hill for Washington. Guillermo Heredia will start in center field and bat eighth.
Nimmo will sit Tuesday against lefty Blake Snell and the Rays.
Nimmo wasn't being platooned earlier in the year, but he's now been in the lineup against just one of the seven lefties the Mets have faced thus far in September. Guillermo Heredia gets the nod in center field in his absence.
Nimmo will be on the bench Friday against the Braves.
Nimmo sits with lefty Max Fried on the mound for Atlanta. Jake Marisnick (hamstring) starts in center field.
Nimmo went 3-for-4 with a home run, a triple, three RBI and a walk in Thursday's win over the Phillies.
Nimmo came up with a pair of big hits in the contest. The first was a two-run triple with two outs in the sixth inning to tie the score at six. Then, with the game still knotted in the ninth, Nimmo blasted a solo shot to right field off Brandon Workman to push New York ahead. The big game continued a strong stretch for Nimmo, who has collected seven multi-hit efforts since Sept. 6. He is batting .400 (16-for-40) with three homers and six RBI over that span.
Nimmo went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Tuesday's 4-1 loss to the Phillies.
He took Jake Arrieta deep in the fifth inning for the Mets' only offense of the night. Nimmo continues to do his part at the top of the order, slashing .263/.388/.468 through 44 games with seven homers, 13 RBI and 29 runs.
Nimmo isn't in Saturday's lineup against the Blue Jays.
Nimmo will head to the bench as left-hander Robbie Ray toes the rubber for the Blue Jays on Saturday. Jake Marisnick will serve as the center fielder in his place.
Nimmo will be on the bench against lefty John Means and the Orioles on Tuesday.
Nimmo has now been on the bench against each of the last three southpaws the Mets have faced. Jake Marisnick will be the center fielder Tuesday.
Nimmo went 3-for-6 with a solo home run and an additional run Sunday in the Mets' 14-1 win over the Phillies.
Nimmo slugged one of five long balls on the day for the Mets, who rolled to their biggest run total and largest margin of victory of the season. He'll start in center field and bat leadoff in Monday's series finale with the Phillies, who will bring right-hander and ex-Met Zack Wheeler to the hill.
Nimmo is not in Thursday's lineup against the Yankees.
He will head to the bench with lefty J.A. Happ on the hill for the opposition. Jake Marisnick will start in center field and bat seventh.
Nimmo will sit against lefty John Means and the Orioles on Wednesday.
Nimmo hasn't been platooned this season, as Wednesday's off day marks just the third time he's been on the bench against a lefty. Jake Marisnick will start in center field in his absence.
Nimmo isn't in the lineup for Game 2 of Sunday's doubleheader against the Yankees.
Nimmo went 0-for-4 with a walk, one run and four strikeouts in Sunday's matinee, and he'll take a seat for Game 2. Jake Marisnick will start in center field.
Nimmo is not in the lineup for Game 1 of Friday's doubleheader against the Yankees.
Nimmo started the past 14 games and went 15-for-53 during that stretch, and he'll take a seat for Friday's matinee. Jake Marisnick (hamstring) was activated off the injured list and will start in center field Game 1.
Nimmo is not in Thursday's starting lineup against the Marlins.
Nimmo will take a seat on the bench for Thursday's series finale following a string of 14 consecutive starts during which he went 15-for-53 (.283) with four home runs and a 9:9 BB:K. Billy Hamilton is covering center field in his stead.
Nimmo went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Wednesday's 5-4 win over the Marlins.
Nimmo went deep in the fifth inning for his fifth homer of the season. The 27-year-old outfielder is slashing .253/.413/.495 with nine RBI, 20 runs scored and a stolen base in 29 games this season. Nimmo has hit safely in five of his last six games, going 8-for-25 (.320) with two homers, three RBI, and four runs scored in that span.
Nimmo went 3-for-5 with a triple, a home run and two RBI in Tuesday's 8-3 win over the Marlins.
He took rookie Humberto Mejia deep in the third inning for his fourth homer of the year. The 27-year-old continues to thrive at the top of the Mets' batting order, as Nimmo is slashing .297/.447/.676 over his last 10 games with a 9:5 BB:K, a double, two triples, three home runs, five RBI and seven runs.
Nimmo went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and an additional run Wednesday in the Mets' 11-6 win over the Nationals.
The big day at the plate helped Nimmo break a 3-for-26 skid through the Mets' first 10 games of August. The disciplined Nimmo still managed to rack up 13 walks during that stretch, allowing him to carry a robust .438 on-base percentage into Thursday's series finale. He'll start in center field and lead off for the Mets.
Nimmo went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Monday's 16-4 loss to the Nationals.
He took Sean Doolittle deep in the ninth inning when the game was already long decided. Nimmo came into the game having gone just 2-for-20 over his last eight contests, although that "slump" came with 11 walks. On the season, the 27-year-old is slashing .226/.423/.337 with two homers, five RBI and 12 runs in 17 games.
Nimmo is not in the lineup Saturday against Miami, Justin Toscano of The Bergen Record reports.
Nimmo sits with lefty Daniel Castano starting for the Marlins, though there's no evidence that he'll be slipping into a platoon role any time soon, as he'd been in the lineup for each of the Mets' first 14 games this season. Billy Hamilton gets the nod in center field in his absence.
Nimmo went 0-for-2 with three walks and two runs scored in Wednesday's win over the Nationals.
Neither team produced much offense -- there were only 12 total hits in the game, none longer than a double -- so Nimmo's ability to get on base from the top of the Mets' order proved to be crucial. The 27-year-old is hitting only .227 (10-for-44) through 13 games, but he has 12 walks and three HBP to fuel a robust .424 OBP.
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|2013||AFX-Savannah Sand Gnats||110||395||62||108||16||6||2||40||71||131||10||7||.273||.397||.359|
|2013||AFA-High Desert Maverick||76||270||38||57||15||2||7||31||21||63||7||2||.211||.269||.359|
|2014||AFA-St. Lucie Mets||62||227||59||73||9||5||4||25||50||51||9||3||.322||.448||.458|
|2015||AAA-Las Vegas 51s||32||91||19||24||3||1||3||8||18||20||5||4||.264||.393||.418|
|2015||AFA-St. Lucie Mets||4||16||3||2||1||0||0||2||4||3||0||0||.125||.300||.188|
|2017||AAA-Las Vegas 51s||42||163||23||37||12||1||3||17||33||49||0||0||.227||.364||.368|
|2017||AFA-St. Lucie Mets||5||18||4||4||2||0||1||4||5||4||0||0||.222||.391||.500|
|2018||AAA-Las Vegas 51s||1||4||2||2||0||0||0||1||--||--||0||0||.500||.600||.500|
|2018||AFA-St. Lucie Mets||2||6||1||2||0||0||0||0||2||--||1||0||.333||.500||.333|
|2019||AFA-St. Lucie Mets||5||14||1||3||0||1||0||0||3||2||0||1||.214||.353||.357|