Jonathon Niese

Christian Yelich #21 of the Miami Marlins follows through on a seventh inning two run base hit against the New York Mets at Citi Field on May 30, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Stanton Hits 2 Homers, Marlins Tag Niese And Beat Mets 9-5

Giancarlo Stanton homered twice and Christian Yelich snapped a seventh-inning tie with a two-run single, sending the Miami Marlins to a 9-5 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday.

05/30/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 19:  Michael Wacha #52 of the St. Louis Cardinals scores in the sixth inning as Anthony Recker #20 of the New York Mets defends on May 19, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cards Tee Off On Niese, Hammer Mets 10-2

The St. Louis Cardinals teed off on Mets starter Jonathon Niese for a 10-2 victory over New York on Tuesday night.

05/20/2015

Mets starter Jonathon Niese pitches against the Cubs during the first inning on May 14, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Cubs Erase 4-Run Deficit, Complete Stunning 4-Game Sweep Of Mets

Dexter Fowler homered and scored the winning run in the seventh inning on a passed ball, and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the New York Mets 6-5 on Thursday, completing a four-game sweep.

05/14/2015

The Mets' Jonathon Niese throws a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on May 9, 2015, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Credit: Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Lagares, Niese Lead Mets To 3-2 Win Over Phillies

Juan Lagares homered and Jonathon Niese pitched seven strong innings to lead the New York Mets to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.

05/09/2015

Jonathon Niese (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Yankees, Mets Meet In Subway Series Rubber Match

After getting back in the win column on the latest “Harvey Day,” the Mets will look for Jonathon Niese to continue the best stretch of his career Sunday night against the New York Yankees in the finale of this Subway Series.

04/26/2015

Jon Niese reacts after grounding out in the third inning against the Houston Astros on September 26, 2014 (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images); Mets manager Terry Collins (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Report: Niese Dropped F-Bomb On Manager During Final Start; Collins Denies It

Some are wondering why the dugout altercation is becoming an issue now, comparing the situation to R.A. Dickey’s tumultuous final weeks as a member of the Mets in 2012.

11/13/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 26: Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets throws a pitch in the first inning against the Houston Astros on September 26, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Niese Leaves Game With Elevated Rate, Astros Beat Mets 3-1

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese left his final start of the season with an elevated heart rate, a condition he has dealt with before, and the Houston Astros rallied Friday night against reliever Carlos Torres.

09/26/2014

Jenrry Mejia #58 of the New York Mets reacts after defeating the Atlanta Braves 4-2 against the xxxxx at Turner Field on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin Liles/Getty Images)

Niese, Mets Keep Atlanta On The Skids

The slumping Atlanta Braves were shut down by Jonathon Niese and lost 4-2 to the New York Mets on Saturday night, damaging their flickering playoff hopes.

09/20/2014

The Mets’ Jonathon Niese throws a pitch in the bottom of the first inning against the Phillies on Aug. 11, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Recker Delivers Big Blow As Mets Take 3 Of 4 From Phillies

Slumping Anthony Recker hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer, Jonathon Niese pitched seven sharp innings and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3 Monday.

08/12/2014

Starting pitcher Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets reacts after giving up a two run home run to Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals (not pictured) in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on August 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Niese Gives Up 6 Runs, Mets Lose To Nationals 7-1

Doug Fister took a five-hit shutout into the eighth inning, Adam LaRoche homered twice and Danny Espinosa also connected as the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 6-1 Wednesday night.

08/07/2014

Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets reacts in the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants at Citi Field on August 1, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Second Straight Win For S.F. Giants Means Loss For Mets

The San Francisco Giants beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Friday night for their second straight win after a six-game skid.

08/01/2014

Robinson Cano slides into second ahead of Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada in the seventh inning at Safeco Field on July 21, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mets’ Bats Give Little Reason To Celebrate On Wright Anniversary

Jon Niese was back on the mound. David Wright hit an RBI single on the 10th anniversary of his major league debut. That was about it for Mets highlights.

07/22/2014

Jonathon Niese (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Mets Place Jon Niese On DL With Left Shoulder Strain

Niese agreed with the move because he’s been having trouble for about six weeks, but said this break is nothing like his DL stint last year.

07/07/2014

Sandy Alderson (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Alderson: Mets Undecided If They Will Be Buyers Or Sellers At The Deadline

The Mets entered their series finale in Atlanta on Wednesday 37-47 and general manager Sandy Alderson said a course of action would be charted out over the next 10 days to two weeks.

07/02/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - JUNE 6: Marcus Stroman #54 of the Toronto Blue Jays delivers a pitch in the first inning during MLB game action against the St. Louis Cardinals on June 6, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 12 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

06/13/2014

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