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Arnulfo Acevedo Espinosa(August 15, 1953 – December 24, 1987) was a right-handed Major League Baseball pitcher from the Dominican Republic signed as an amateur free agent with the New York Mets in September 1970 at the age of 17.

He made his day view on September 13, 1974 for the Mets. He played for the Mets from 74 until he was traded to the Phillies in 1978 for players Richie Hebner and Jose Moreno.


Death[]

Nino died of a heart attack at age 34.