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KIRK NIEUWENHUIS RUMORS

New York Mets: two happy returns

The last 2 days have seen two returns to the New York Mets’ lineup after a considerable time away. Monday saw the return of Kirk Nieuwenhuis who was promoted to replace Darrell Ceciliani. Nieuwenhuis reached base 3 times including a big hit that helped the Mets win in the ninth inning. Tuesday, the forgotten man returns to bolster an already formidable bullpen. Jenrry Mejia is...
Via isportsweb.com
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Nieuwenhuis back with Mets after circuitous route

Outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis has traveled across the country this season, but he's right back where he started: with the New York Mets. Nieuwenhuis was recalled by the Mets on Monday, a few weeks after the club claimed him off waivers from the Los Angeles Angels. The 27-year-old is no stranger to New York. He played the last four seasons with the Mets before being traded to the Angels...
Via Fox Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mets bring back Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A, demote Ceciliani

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The New York Mets have called up Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas and optioned fellow outfielder Darrell Ceciliani to their top farm club. Nieuwenhuis is set to start in left field Monday night against San Francisco. He returns to the Mets after they traded him to the Los Angeles Angels for cash on May 27. In 10 games with the Angels, Nieuwenhuis batted...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mets Recall Nieuwenhuis, Option Ceciliani To Triple-A

The Mets will call up OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Since being claimed off of waivers from the Angels last month, Nieuwenhuis has been raking at Triple-A Las Vegas, where he was batting .293/.354/.741 with seven home runs and 20 RBI in 15 games. However, Nieuwenhuis has struggled mightily in the majors this season, batting...
Via Mets Merized Online
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mets Recall Kirk Nieuwenhuis

The Mets will call up OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Since being claimed off of waivers from the Angels last month, Nieuwenhuis has been raking at Triple-A Las Vegas, where he was batting .293/.354/.741 with seven home runs and 20 RBI in 15 games. However, Nieuwenhuis has struggled mightily in the majors this season, batting...
Via Mets Merized Online
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nieuwenhuis Clears Waivers, Outrighted To Triple-A Las Vegas

The Mets announced that Kirk Nieuwenhuis has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Triple-A Las Vegas. June 13 The New York Mets have reclaimed OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis off waivers from the Los Angeles Angels, according to ESPN New York’s Adam Rubin. To make room for Nieuwenhuis on the 40 man roster, reliever Jerry Blevins was transferred to the 60 day disabled list. Nieuwenhuis...
Via Mets Merized Online
22 days ago  |  Discuss

TRADE ALERT: Angels acquire Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Mets

Are you a left-hand hitting outfielder? Are you basically free to acquire? Do you have a pulse? If you answered yes to those questions, the Angels will trade for you! Yes, the Halos made their latest rearrangement of deck chairs with the announcement that the Angels acquire Kirk Nieuwenhuis: Source: Kirk Nieuwenhuis traded to #Angels — Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) May 27...
Via Monkey with a Halo
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Trying To Trade Nieuwenhuis

Assistant general manager John Ricco said the New York Mets “are doing their due diligence” to see if a trade option exists before trying to pass outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis through waivers. (Adam Rubin, ESPN New York) Nieuwenhuis, 27, was batting .079 (3 for 38) with a .257 OPS this season before he was designated for assignment on Tuesday. In parts of four seasons with...
Via Mets Merized Online
May 23, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Mets: Abreu designated for assignment, Kirk recalled

Guess who’s back New York Mets fans! That’s right Kirk Nieuwenhuis has been promoted for the third time this season. He will join the club as they begin their road trip in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday. To make room for Nieuwenhuis, the Mets designated Bobby Abreu for assignment. Abreu had been with the team primarily as a bench player since Ike Davis was traded in April. He hit...
Via isportsweb.com
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Mets: Nieuwenhuis replaces den Dekker

The New York Mets made a roster move on Wednesday when the team optioned Matt den Dekker back to Triple-A Las Vegas and recalled Kirk Nieuwenhuis for the second time this season. den Dekker was seeing regular playing time due to the injuries to Juan Lagares and Eric Young Jr. however now that Young has returned, den Dekker’s playing time had dried up. At Las Vegas he can ply everyday...
Via isportsweb.com
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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