Kirk Nieuwenhuis

New York Mets #9 - Center Field

  • Born: 08/07/87
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 215
  • Bats/Throws: L/R

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 innings before being removed with a ruptured blister.

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. both collected 3 hits.

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.

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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.

Mets option Nieuwenhuis to Triple-A Vegas

After their doubleheader split with the Nationals, the Mets sent Kirk Nieuwenhuis down to the minors.

Recap: Hefner good, but Mets lose in extras

The Mets' winning streak came to an end on Friday night in Pittsburgh.

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