Kirk Nieuwenhuis

New York Mets #9 - Center Field

  • Born: 08/07/87
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 225
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2014 Mets 45 76 11 18 8 1 2 12 10 31 1 0 .237 .318 .447

Mets will emphasize youth for rest of season

The Mets will give regular playing time to Wilmer Flores, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, and Lucas Duda, as they look to evaluate the roster as 2014 dwindles.

Mets designate Bobby Abreu for assignment

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The 40-year-old's major league career may finally be over.

Abreu DFA'd, Nieuwenhuis recalled

The seemingly inevitable demotion of Bobby Abreu has finally occurred. He will be replaced on the major league roster by fellow lefty Kirk Nieuwenhuis.

Mets recall Nieuwenhuis, option den Dekker

The Mets have swapped 26-year-old left-handed outfielders.

Lagares activated, Nieuwenhuis optioned

At last, Juan Lagares and his invaluable defense will return from the disabled list.

Mets score 9, shut out diamondbacks

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The Mets scored nine runs while shutting out the Diamondbacks. Kirk Nieuwenhuis collected 3 hits including a two run home run, and Eric Young Jr. also had 3 hits. Jenrry Mejia pitched 5 strong...

Final Score: Mets 9, Diamondbacks 0

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The Mets scored 9 runs and shut out the Diamondbacks. Jenrry Mejia pitched 5 scoreless innings before being removed with a torn blister on his pitching hand. Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Eric Young Jr....

Nieuwenhuis up, Lagares to disabled list

The Mets caught a bad break with Lagares, who was having a great start to the season.

Mets sign Bobby Abreu to minor league deal

The Mets have signed Bobby Abreu to play for Triple-A Las Vegas after a strong offensive showing in the Venezuelan Winter League and spring training with Philadelphia.

Mets send four to minor league camp

The quartet trims the team's roster even further with Opening Day just a week away.

The Mets' best outfield alignment

Who's the best option to man the Citi Field outfield with Curtis Granderson and Chris Young?

Mets Afternoon News for January 19, 2014

Your Sunday dose of New York Mets and Major League Baseball news, notes, and links.

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