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Current Status
Free Agent since 2019-07-15 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Jonathan Joseph Niese
Stat Years
2005-2019  [mlb] 2008-2016
Height/Weight
6-3 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (335)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1986-10-27 in Defiance, Ohio   [33.362]
High School
Defiance (Defiance,OH)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #7 (#209 overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Erwin Bryant
MLB Debut
2008-09-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.310)
Service Time
7.107 (2016)
Organizations
NYN [12] PIT [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 101442 ... retro id: niesj001 ... mlbam id: 477003
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2005Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn-181---103.65750002024.2231010110242011.348.390.363.658.763.652.401.000
    2005Minor Totals: NYNbyYearRk----181---103.72750002024.7231010110242011.368.550.373.728.933.722.401.000
    2006Hagerstown SunsSALAnyn18192---1193.93252511000123.2121675476213215101.488.810.514.519.614.882.13.550
    2006St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-192---024.50220000010.088505101001.307.200.004.509.007.202.00.000
    2006Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA+/A----192---11113.99272711000133.7129755976714216101.478.720.474.539.595.072.12.500
    2007St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-203---1174.19282821000137.115478649321138001.3510.090.592.107.415.113.53.611
    2007Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA+----201---1174.20282821000137.315478649321138001.3610.110.592.107.425.123.53.611
    2008Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn18214---673.04222221000124.111853425441127001.308.540.363.188.113.842.55.462
    2008New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAnyn18214---513.40770000039.2341515414321001.217.710.913.187.263.402.29.833
    2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn49214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf117.07330000014.020111128110002.0012.861.295.147.077.071.38.500
    2008Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA/AA----212---1183.13292921000164.015268579581448001.288.340.493.187.903.732.48.579
    2008MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf117.07330000014.020111128110002.0012.861.295.147.077.071.38.500
    2009Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn49225---563.8216162200094.1954740726824001.289.060.672.487.824.483.15.455
    2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn49225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf114.21550000025.227121219181001.409.470.353.166.314.212.00.500
    2009Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----221---563.8316162200094.3954740726824001.299.090.672.497.844.503.15.455
    2009MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf114.29550000025.727121219181001.439.640.363.216.434.292.00.500
    2010Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn-236---003.0011000006.08221030001.3312.001.500.004.503.000.00.000
    2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn49236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9104.20303021000173.2192978120621485091.469.951.043.217.675.032.39.474
    2010Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----231---003.0011000006.08221030001.3312.001.500.004.503.002.00.000
    2010MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9104.21303021000173.7192978120621485001.479.981.043.227.695.042.39.474
    2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn49247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11114.40272600010157.1178887714441383051.4110.180.802.527.895.033.14.500
    2011MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11114.41272600010157.3178887714441383051.4110.200.802.527.915.043.14.500
    2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn49258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1393.40303000000190.1174777222491556041.178.231.042.327.333.643.16.591
    2012MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1393.41303000000190.3174777222491556041.178.241.042.327.343.653.16.591
    2013Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn-269---004.5011000002.03410010001.5013.500.000.004.5018.000.00.000
    2013St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-269---000.0011000004.02000140000.754.500.002.259.000.004.00.000
    2013Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-269---103.6011000005.04220361001.407.200.005.4010.803.602.001.000
    2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn49269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf883.71242411000143.0158685910481055041.449.940.633.026.614.282.19.500
    2013Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAA/A+/Rk----263---102.45330000011.096304111001.187.360.003.279.004.912.751.000
    2013MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf883.71242411000143.0158685910481055041.449.940.633.026.614.282.19.500
    2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn492710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9113.40303000000187.2193807117451383071.279.260.822.166.623.843.07.450
    2014MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9113.41303000000187.7193807117451383071.279.280.822.166.633.853.07.450
    2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn492811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9104.13332900140176.2192938120551132091.409.781.022.805.764.742.05.474
    2015MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9104.14332900140176.7192938120551132091.409.811.022.815.774.752.05.474
    2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit182912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf864.91231800250110.013263602138769031.5510.801.723.116.225.152.00.571
    2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn492912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0111.45620014011.013141449122002.0010.643.277.369.8211.451.33.000
    2016MLB Totals: PIT-NYNbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf875.50292000390121.0145777425478811031.5910.791.863.506.555.731.87.533
    2019Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea323213---425.1214130001070.18245401324383021.5110.491.663.074.865.761.58.667
    2019Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----321---425.1414130001070.38245401324383021.5110.531.673.084.885.781.58.667
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)69684.072111973241401,189.31279603538131367914360411.389.680.992.786.924.562.49.504
    National League Totals (10 yrs)69684.072111973241401,189.31279603538131367914360411.389.680.992.786.924.562.49.504
    Minor League Totals44343.8612512275030641.36523312754722155742131.369.150.663.107.824.652.52.564
    Minor: Rk Totals103.78860002026.7261411110252011.378.930.343.448.594.812.501.000
    Minor: A Totals1193.94252511000123.7121675476213215101.498.840.514.539.644.892.13.550
    Minor: A+ Totals1194.11313121000151.316486699381279001.349.770.542.267.565.123.34.550
    Minor: AA Totals773.07232321000129.312255445471188001.318.510.353.288.233.832.51.500
    Minor: AAA Totals1494.16383722010210.32191099725641558021.359.381.072.746.644.672.42.609
    New York Mets Totals (9 yrs)61623.99188179322901,079.31147540478110329838270381.379.570.922.746.994.502.55.496
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)864.91231800250110.013263602138769031.5510.801.723.116.225.152.00.571
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2008Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn1821p---12216020000001702000.125.176.125.3011920.063.000.2225.2636.847.000.00.000.0
    2008New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAnyn1821p---1712120001001112001.167.286.167.4531620.083.000.1826.256.251.000.00.000.0
    2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn4921pL-S-E-P136010000000400000.167.167.167.334610.000.000.5000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    2009Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn4922p---21711010001000302000.091.091.091.1821310.000.000.1250.0023.080.000.00.000.0
    2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn4922pL-S-E-P258010000000301000.125.125.125.250910.000.000.2000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2010Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn-23p---312000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn4923pL-S-E-P3305331020040082705000.189.295.226.52166122.189.037.38512.1240.913.380.00.0020.0
    2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn4924pL-S-E-P428491301000043307000.061.132.102.2346051.122.041.1886.6755.008.250.00.0033.3
    2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn4925pL-S-E-P5305581200020061907000.218.295.218.51368120.109.000.3338.8227.943.170.00.000.0
    2013Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-26p---611000000000101000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn4926pL-S-E-P624396820040041702001.205.279.256.53545102.154.051.3648.8937.784.250.00.0025.0
    2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn4927pL-S-E-P731553510040062904000.091.180.109.2896561.127.018.1929.2344.624.830.00.0020.0
    2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn4928pL-S-E-P833525910040051803000.173.246.192.43860101.115.019.2658.3330.003.600.00.0011.1
    2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1829pL-S-E-P921301310010021400101.100.152.133.2853341.100.033.1766.0642.427.000.00.0033.3
    2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn4929pL-S-E-P950000000000000100.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)2103472752710190035164029202.150.227.176.403413618.127.026.2818.4739.714.690.00.0015.4
    National League Totals (10 yrs)2103472752710190035164029202.150.227.176.403413618.127.026.2818.4739.714.690.00.0015.4
    Minor League Totals48421500020021317001.119.178.119.2975250.048.000.1723.8525.006.500.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals2317020000001803000.118.167.118.2852120.059.000.2224.7638.108.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals2525130002001514001.120.185.120.3053130.040.000.1503.2316.135.000.00.000.0
    New York Mets Totals (9 yrs)1893172649610180033150029101.155.234.180.414380577.129.025.2928.6839.474.550.00.0014.3
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)21301310010021400101.100.152.133.2853341.100.033.1766.0642.427.000.00.0033.3
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2005Gulf Coast Mets GCLRk18P700.00200221.0000.300.0013.2100.013
    2006Hagerstown SunsSALA19P2500.0717302724.8891.000.0017.9100.06
    2006St. Lucie MetsFSLA+19P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.024
    2007St. Lucie MetsFSLA+20P2700.03230126261.0001.000.0019.496.44
    2008Binghamton MetsEastAA21P2200.08230131311.0001.400.0015.5100.010
    2008New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA21P700.02600881.0001.100.005.0100.017
    2008New York MetsNLMLB21P3314.01300441.0001.300.291.9100.023
    2009Buffalo BisonsILAAA22P1600.0314101817.9441.100.0011.294.111
    2009New York MetsNLMLB22P5525.21300441.0000.800.163.1100.019
    2010Buffalo BisonsILAAA23P100.01000111.0001.000.000.7100.029
    2010New York MetsNLMLB23P3030173.2726103433.9711.100.1918.5100.012
    2011NY MetsNLMLB24p2726157.14360140401.0001.500.2516.796.413
    2012NY MetsNLMLB25P3030190.1526223331.9391.000.1618.5100.09
    2013Gulf Coast Mets GCLRk26P100.00201221.0002.000.001.7100.025
    2013St. Lucie MetsFSLA+26P100.0000000.0000.000.000.8100.032
    2013Binghamton MetsEastAA26P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.029
    2013NY MetsNLMLB26P2424143.0526213331.9391.300.2214.8100.014
    2014NY MetsNLMLB27P3030187.2233423935.8971.200.1918.596.810
    2015NY MetsNLMLB28P3329176.2739144746.9791.400.2620.4100.07
    2016PittsburghNLMLB29P2318110.0715112322.9571.000.2014.3100.012
    2016NY MetsNLMLB29P6211.00100111.0000.200.093.7100.022
    2019Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA32P1400.02100212121.0000.900.0010.1100.016
    MLB Totals - (P)2111971,18739208111111.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)38008301211.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)23008230111.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)30003240111.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)25007173011.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)800040111.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2005Minor7----------
    2006Minor27----------
    2007Minor27----------
    2008MLB3----------
    2008Minor29----------
    2009MLB5----------
    2009Minor16----------
    2010MLB30----------
    2010Minor1----------
    2011MLB27----------
    2012MLB30----------
    2013MLB24----------
    2013Minor3----------
    2014MLB30----------
    2015MLB33----------
    2016MLB29----------
    2019Minor14----------
    Totals335----------