Andy Martino of the Daily News, asked two Mets officials if Jonathan Niese would get traded tonight. They responded that it was unlikely, but warned that things could change very quickly.
Martino also said he believes just about every Met is being dangled, except for R.A. Dickey. A source told him that Dickey is unlikely to get moved this Winter.
According to Jon Heyman of SI.com, the Mets are currently talking to three or four teams about starting pitcher Jon Niese.
Heyman says the Mets are looking for multiple players in return, including a catcher, infielder and prospects.
Earlier today Joel Sherman of the NY Post tweeted a similar reported and cited the Red Sox, Padres and Rockies as teams that are interested in the Mets southpaw.
This comes as a bit of a surprise, but I would imagine Niese has infinitely more value than Mike Pelfrey or Dillon Gee right now.
Considering he is left-handed and only 25 years old, you would think Niese would be part of any rebuildin...