Jonathon Niese 49 | Pitcher

New York Mets

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Tue. July 22, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Niese was tagged with the loss Monday against the Mariners, allowing four runs on 11 hits with two walks and six strikeouts in six innings. Impact: Niese admitted to feeling a little rusty after coming of the disabled list. The 13 baserunners is the most he's given up all season. Niese will try to shake off the rust Saturday in Milwaukee.(RotoWire, )
July 20, 2014
News: Niese has been officially named Monday's starter, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports. Impact: Niese hasn't pitched since July 4, when he took a line drive off his back and had to be removed after recording just one out. He had been on a roll prior to that unfortunate mishap, posting six straight quality starts to go along with a 2.96 ERA. Niese is set to take on Roenis Elias and the Mariners on Monday, and the move will also send Daisuke Matsuzaka to the bullpen.(RotoWire, )
Fri. July 18, 2014
News: Niese (shoulder) is on track to return Monday against the Mariners, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports. Impact: Niese went on the disabled list July 6 after being hit by a line drive two days before. He appears ready to return to the rotation, so the Mets will have to make a corresponding move to activate him.(RotoWire, )
July 13, 2014
News: Niese (neck) pitched off a mound Sunday for the first time since going on the disabled list, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports. Impact: Niese has a target return date of July 21. He will likely not require a rehab assignment before rejoining the rotation, which leaves the target date as a possibility.(RotoWire, )
Thu. July 10, 2014
News: Niese (shoulder) is tentatively scheduled to return from the disabled list July 21 against the Mariners, Anthony DiComo of reports. Impact: Niese should begin throwing again next week, and it seems no rehab assignment will be necessary. He's been receiving anti-inflammatory medicine for the shoulder over the last couple days.(RotoWire, )
Sun. July 6, 2014
News: Right-hander Buddy Carlyle has been designated for assignment by the New York Mets, who plan to activate Niese from the 15-day disabled list to start Monday night in Seattle against the Mariners. Impact: Niese was put on the 15-day disabled list on July 6, a move retroactive to a day earlier, after the Mets detected a drop-off in the crispness of some of his pitches.(STATS, 1:15pm)
Fri. July 4, 2014
News: Niese has left his start against Texas in the first inning after getting hit near his hip by a line drive. Impact: Alex Rios' liner appeared to hit Niese on the left side of his lower back Friday night. He recovered to throw out Rios at first base before manager Terry Collins, pitching coach Dan Warthen and trainer Ray Ramirez came out to check on Niese.(STATS, 8:16pm)
Jonathon Niese
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 3"  Wt: 215  Age: 27
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 10/27/1986, Lima, Ohio
College: None
Debut: 2008
Salary: $5,050,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury