Jonathon Niese finishes his season on a high note

Jon Niese delivers a pitch during a game

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Jon Niese delivers a pitch during a game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. (Sept. 28, 2012) (Credit: Getty)

ATLANTA -- The most pressing question about Jonathon Niese used to revolve around his health. For all his promise, which the Mets acknowledged by awarding him a contract extension, the lefthander had never withstood the rigors of a full season.

That changed last night, when Niese beat the Braves, 3-1, punctuating a season in which he never failed to answer the call.

"Jon pitched an outstanding...

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