TBC is going on data-hiatus this off-season. Please read about the future of The Baseball Cube
"More stats than you can shake a wooden stick at..."
Home >> Players >> MLB >> N >> Jon Niese >> Transactions and Salaries

Jon Niese Pr mlb-77AW-2

+ New York Mets Status: D60

Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts36Walks59Hittable32SO/BB49vsPower32Hitting46Durability68Team.494Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-292
Proper Name: Jonathan Joseph Niese
Born: October 27, 1986 (30.086)
Place Defiance, Ohio
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 190 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Defiance (Defiance,OH)
Drafted: 2005 -- 7th round (209th overall) by New York Mets (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 2,2008 (21.310)
Service Time:6.107 (2015)
TBC Player ID:101442
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-09-19 - New York Mets - Transferred to 60-day DL More
Prospect Ranks:[2010]NYN #6 [2009]MLB #77 NYN #3 [2008]NYN #8 [2007]NYN #7
Recent Contract:Signed to 5-year contract for 2012-2016 ($25.5195m) by New York Mets. Club options for 2017-2018
Organizations:NYN, PIT
Signed by:Erwin Bryant
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (32.59%) -- Cutter (21.37%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (20.56%) -- Curveball (17.07%) -- Changeup (8.32%) -- Slider (0.09%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 88.83 - [2015] - 88.91 - [2014] - 88.34 - [2013] - 90.16 - [2012] - 90.52 - [2011] - 90.75 - [2010] - 89.85

Please help support The Baseball Cube by sponsoring the Jon Niese player pages for $10 for a year.
  • TBC has captured daily player movement for all MLB and Minor League players since May of 2012 and these low level player movement details are displayed below. Transactions prior to this date are mostly for Major Leaguers and involve change of teams only.
  • This page is therefore separated into two sections. Before May 2012 and after May 2012.
  • Clicking on date will show roster for that team as it was on that date. Clicking on current team shows current team's roster.
  • TBC has complete draft information since 1965.
  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-09-19New York MetsSPDL-60New York MetsMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2016-08-24New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Left knee surgery40man
    2016-08-02New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBTraded from Pirates to Mets for Antonio Bastardo40man
    2015-12-10Pittsburgh PiratesSPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBTraded from Mets to Pirates for Neil Walker40man
    2015-07-29New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBReinstated from Paternity Leave40man
    2015-07-26New York MetsSPPat LeaveNew York MetsMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2014-07-21New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-07-06New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Strained left shoulder40man
    2014-04-06New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Left elbow inflammation40man
    2014-03-31New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Left elbow inflammation40man
    2013-08-11New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-08-07New York MetsSPDL-15BinghamtonAAAssigned to Binghamton (AA) for rehab40man
    2013-08-01New York MetsSPDL-15St. LucieA+Assigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab40man
    2013-07-28New York MetsSPDL-15Gulf Coast MetsRkAssigned to GCL Mets (Rk) for rehab40man
    2013-06-21New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Partially torn left rotator cuff [Exited during game]40man
    2012-05-07New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLB40man
    2012-04-07New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    2012-03-04New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    2011-03-02New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    2010-03-10New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    2009-03-02New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    2008-09-01New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by New York Mets in 7th round (209th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016Pittsburgh Pirates$ 9,000,000131485$ 507,500$ 4,325,690
    2015New York Mets$ 7,050,000177981$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014New York Mets$ 5,050,000214677$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013New York Mets$ 3,050,000283769$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012New York Mets$ 519,5505121744$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-04-07 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2012-2016 ($25.5195m) Club options for 2017-2018
    2012-03-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.51955m)
    2011New York Mets$ 452,0005681938$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-03-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.452m)
    2010New York Mets$ 402,0007302619$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-03-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.402m)
    2009New York Mets$ 400,000724500$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-03-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m)
    2008New York Mets$ 390,000753500$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-09-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.39m) Contract purchased from minors

    Links to other sites

    MLB.Com - Jon Niese @ Razzball

    About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.