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.
3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York SportsTaking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.
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.
Kallet: Terry Collins Deserves Chance With Roster That Can Realistically ContendTerry Collins' contract will expire at the end of the season. I'm not suggesting that Fred Wilpon should give him a four-year extension. But I'd like to see him finally have a chance with a team that's built to contend.
Nieuwenhuis, Wheeler Lead Mets To Rout Of BrewersKirk Nieuwenhuis drove in a career-best five runs and Zack Wheeler allowed one earned run over five shaky innings to pace the New York Mets to a 12-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.