Callis: Brandon Nimmo asking for $2.5m

Jim Callis is the Executive editor of Baseball America.

Last week,  the Mets signed 12 draft picks last week including second round pick Cory Mazzoni, and yesterday, the Mets announced they signed seven additional draft picks, including 18th round selection OF Travis Taijeron. Taijeron is off to a good start with the Cyclones, hitting .429 through his first four games.

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