NEW YORK, NY - MAY 11: Pitcher Jon Niese #49 the New York Mets hands the ball to manager Terry Collins #10 after being taken out of the game in the fifth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during a game at Citi Field on May 11, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.
Every pitch felt good ... Obviously, our game plan was just to keep attacking the hitters. Yeah, it felt good.
It felt like I was able to stay behind pitches a lot more ... I was able to stay on top of my cutter. Every pitch felt good today.More quotes »
Mets vs. Padres Opening Day live chat today
Niese makes his first career Opening Day start for the Mets as they host the San Diego Padres at Citi Field .Newsday.com's Casey Musarra is at Citi Field and will host an in-game live chat as the Mets begin the 2013 season. Questions, concerns, reactions to Read more »
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Jon Niese changed arm slot and was effective
this week, Jon Niese threw an extended bullpen to work on his delivery and arm slot. The adjustments seemed to work, since he allowed two runs in 7 1/3 innings yesterday, while earning his third victory of the year. “I tried to keep my arm in that good arm from Metsblog.com Read more »
Mets Morning News: Niese good, Mets win, Happy Harvey day
Mets finally won a game yesterday, snapping a 6-game losing skid by beating the Cardinals 5-2. Jon Niese was much better than he's been recently, allowing only a pair of runs while working into the 8th inning. Daniel Murphy also had a solid day for the Mets, from Amazin' Avenue Read more »
Jordany Valdespin: Worse than everyone ever, apparently
things to harp on. But rather than denounce the dreadful bats of Lucas Duda and Ike Davis, or the thorough regression of Jon Niese, or the still-useless bullpen, for some reason the hottest topic of conversation remains backup outfielder Jordany Valdespin. from Amazin' Avenue Read more »
Amazin’s top Cards to halt 6-game skid
snapping a six-game losing streak to avoid getting swept four games in the series. “It was a step in the right direction,” Jon Niese said after his best performance of the season. The offensive production was the story. Daniel Murphy led the 11-hit attack from New York Post Read more »
Jon Niese Saves New York Mets From Being Swept By St. Louis Cardinals
their weekend series against the Chicago Cubs. But more importantly, the Mets got the win behind a strong effort from starter Jon Niese, who gave the Mets his first quality start in two weeks. Niese was absolutely abysmal in his last two starts, giving up from Rant Sports Read more »