C.J. Nitkowski

New York Mets #0 - Pitcher

  • Born: 03/09/73
  • Age: 41
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 205

Independence Day Bird Droppings

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After completing a four game sans Darvish sweep of the Rangers, the fatigued O's will have to rally to overcome a 1:00 pm start at some rundown museum in Boston. The defending World Champions had...

Nitkowski: Mets can change how bullpens are used

Former major league relief pitcher C.J. Nitkowski—who pitched for the Mets and seven other teams—writes at Fox Sports that the 2014 Mets have the opportunity to change the way relief pitchers are...

Does pine tar benefit pitchers?

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Over the Monster chatted with Fox Sports baseball analyst and former MLB pitcher C.J. Nitkowski on the benefits of using pine tar on the mound and the perception of its use around the game.

Making the team is a tough business

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Making the team out of spring training is a tough business

Daily Red Sox Links: Napoli, Gomes, Nitkowski

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The very best in Red Sox and baseball-related writing across the interwebs. Today we're looking at the value of major league coaching, the signing of Jonny Gomes, and the parallels between baseball...

39: The New 34

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C.J. Nitkowski turns 40 next spring, hasn't pitched in the majors since 2005, and hasn't pitched well in the majors since 2002. Nevertheless:↵↵C.J. Nitkowski, with a little more time in AAA,...

C.J. Nitkowski Signs Minor League Deal With Mets

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The Mets have signed lefty reliever C.J. Nitkowski to a minor league deal. The former Met hasn't pitched in the big leagues since 2005.

C.J. Nitkowski: The Real New Ryan Vogelsong?

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C.J. Nitkowski was once a No. 1 pick in the draft. Now he's 39 years old and trying a comeback with the Mets. Hey, why not?

Will Washington Nationals Pursue Yu Darvish...If He's Posted?

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Will Washington Nationals Pursue Yu Darvish...If He's Posted?

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