Kirk Nieuwenhuis

New York Mets #9 - Center Field

  • Born: 08/07/87
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 215
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
2014 Mets 9 18 2 4 1 0 1 5 2 7 0 0 .222 .286 .444

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


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


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.

Community Projection Review: Kirk Nieuwenhuis

Did Kirk Nieuwenhuis live up to expectations in 2013? Let's look back at the Amazin' Avenue community's preseason projections to find out.

Mets vs. Marlins: Best rivalry in baseball?

Everyone talks about Mets-Phillies and Mets-Braves, but what divisional rivalry was the most exciting in 20213?

Juan Lagares: Long-term solution in center field?

Juan Lagares has played very well over the past couple of months, but it's too soon to say he is a long-term solution for the Mets.

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