After Stunning Nationals, Mets Own Commanding 6-Game Lead In NL EastThe Mets' second straight comeback win over Washington extended their lead in the NL East to six games. New York will seek to complete a sweep on Wednesday.
Mets Storm Back, Score 6 In The Seventh To Beat Washington 8-7Pinch-hitter Kirk Nieuwenhuis hit a pinch-hit solo homer with two outs in the eighth off Jonathan Papelbon as the first-place New York Mets came back from a six-run deficit to stun the Washington Nationals 8-7.
Conforto Back With Mets; Nieuwenhuis Placed On 15-Day DLMichael Conforto's minor league assignment lasted all of one day.
Palladino: Unlikely Power Show Could Spark Mets To Strong 2nd HalfConsidering the Mets' bats just received a fresh breath from two unlikely sources, things might be looking up for Terry Collins’ beleaguered lineup.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis Doubles In Return To Mets; Ceciliani DemotedThe outfielder returns to the Mets after they traded him to the Los Angeles Angels for cash on May 27. "It was kind of like a weird dream," he said.
Mets Trade Kirk Nieuwenhuis To AngelsThe slumping utility outfielder has been traded to Los Angeles (AL) for cash, the Mets announced on Wednesday.
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Nieuwenhuis Has 4 Hits As Mets Rout BravesKirk Nieuwenhuis went 4 for 4 and scored a run, leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.
Mets Designate Bobby Abreu For Assignment, Recall Kirk NieuwenhuisNew York announced that it has designated veteran outfielder Bobby Abreu for assignment. Kirk Nieuwenhuis has been recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas to take Abreu's roster spot.
7 Players That New York Fans Shouldn't Give Up On Yet If you're not getting the job done, you're going to get criticized -- whether you're a 10-year veteran or a rookie. Here are seven players you should perhaps hold off on judging.
Juan Lagares Lands On 15-Day DL With Strained Hamstring, Kirk Nieuwenhuis RecalledJuan Lagares is headed to the disabled list and Kirk Nieuwenhuis has been called up to take his place on the roster. Curtis Granderson will not be placed on the disabled list at this time and is listed as day to day.
Mets Send Wilmer Flores, 3 More To MinorsIt looks like it'll be Ruben Tejada at shortstop on Opening Day, barring a last-minute move by the Mets.