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JON NIESE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Who Are The Mets’ Best Trade Chips?

Marc Carig of Newsday created a bit of a stir when he reported via Twitter that after catching up with several scouts and rival execs, many of them viewed Jon Niese as the Mets’ best trade chip if they decide to hang onto their young arms. Agree? Disagree? This got us thinking. Who are the top five trade pieces for the Mets heading into the hot stove season? Here’s who we think...
Via Mets Merized Online
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Jon Niese

The New York Mets finished up their season on Sunday with win over the Astros, ending the season with a record of 79-83. Although there aren't any more Met games to be played for quite a while, we still have injury updates to bring to you concerning Jon Niese and Kirk Nieuwenhuis. Jon Niese does not need to see a doctor, according to Adam Rubin, of ESPN. Niese was expected...
Via Sports Injury Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Niese Not Worried About Rapid Heart Rate, Wraps Up A Solid Season

Jon Niese was pulled from his final start of the season Friday night with an elevated heart rate. He exited with one out in the sixth inning, having not allowed a run while throwing just 66 pitches. Niese has faced this issue in the past, namely on June 3, 2012 at home against the Cardinals and June 25, 2011 in a start against the Rangers at Arlington. Doctors had recommended he...
Via Mets Merized Online
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Niese Leaves Game With Elevated Heart Rate

Jon Niese was pulled from his final start of the season Friday night with an elevated heart rate. Niese has faced a similar issue in the past, namely on June 3, 2012 at home against the Cardinals and June 25, 2011 in a start against the Rangers at Arlington. Doctors at first had recommended the 27-year-old undergo an “ablation” procedure, according to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork...
Via Mets Merized Online
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Niese continues his second-half comeback

This weekend my brother, who I haven’t seen in nearly two years, was in town visiting. We were watching the Mets game Saturday night and he made some comments about Jon Niese that caught my ear. Essentially, he said that he keeps waiting for Niese to take the next step but that with all of the pitching the Mets have in the pipeline, he’s okay if he doesn’t get any better...
Via Mets360.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Braves 2

The Mets won their second straight against Atlanta on Saturday night, doubling up the Braves 4-2 at Turner Field. Jon Niese started for the Mets and was cruising along, holding the Braves scoreless for seven solid innings. But in the eighth, Niese began to tire and the Braves loaded the bases with one out. That would be all for the Mets lefty. Niese was charged with two runs on seven...
Via Mets Merized Online
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Niese Wins, But Can’t Slam The Door

At 27, left-handed and with a reasonable contract, there’s a lot to like about Jon Niese, both from the Mets and the opponents that tried to pry him away from them. However, a combination of poor run support, a porous bullpen, injuries, and above all else, the inability to put away an inning once he gets in trouble explains his 51-51 record and only one winning season – 13-9...
Via New York Mets Report
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Dillon Gee or Jonathon Niese be on the 2015 New York Mets?

The New York Mets have positioned themselves as a club ready to take a step toward playoff contention in 2015. Boasting tremendous hitting depth and emerging position players, some believe the team is not far off from being a legitimate threat . While skeptics may be quick to point out GM Sandy Alderson’s comments pertaining to contention in 2013, it’s important to realize the...
Via Around Citi
13 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Mets: Niese to DL, Gee scheduled to return

The New York Mets have placed Jon Niese on the 15 day disabled list and called up Buddy Carlyle from Triple-A Las Vegas. This seems to be unrelated to the fact that Niese left his last start after being hit in the back with a line drive. The team has said that Niese’s shoulder is strained and so they will shut him down for two weeks so he can rest. Jon Niese will miss his last...
Via isportsweb.com
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Niese hit by ball tossed from teammate (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.New York Mets pitcher Jon Niese was accidentally hit on his side with a ball tossed by a teammate due to some miscommunication during Friday night's game in San Francisco.It happened in the bottom of the second inning after Giants batter Brandon Hicks doubled to deep right field. Niese was waiting the ball to be tossed back in from the outfield...
Via Holdout Sports
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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