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Biography Data
Positions: P-321
Proper Name: Jonathan Joseph Niese
Born: October 27, 1986 (30.294)
Place Defiance, Ohio
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 190 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Defiance (Defiance,OH)
College:
Drafted: 2005 -- 7th round (209th overall) by New York Mets (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 2,2008 (21.310)
Service Time:7.107 (2016)
TBC Player ID:101442
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-06-16 - Released by Yankees More
Prospect Ranks:[2010]NYN #6 [2009]MLB #77 NYN #3 [2008]NYN #8 [2007]NYN #7
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by New York Yankees (2017-03-28)
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


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-06-16SPFAMLBReleased by Yankees---
    2017-03-28New York YankeesSPMinorsNew York YankeesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2017-03-26SPFAMLBReleased by Yankees---
    2017-02-20New York YankeesSPMinorsNew York YankeesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016
    2016-11-03SPFAMLBActivated from DL and granted free agency (team option declined)---
    2016-09-17New York MetsSPDL-60New York MetsMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2016-08-24New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Left knee surgery40man
    2016-08-01New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBTraded from Pirates to Mets for Antonio Bastardo40man
    2015
    2015-12-09Pittsburgh PiratesSPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBTraded from Mets to Pirates for Neil Walker40man
    2015-07-28New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBReinstated from Paternity Leave40man
    2015-07-25New York MetsSPPat LeaveNew York MetsMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2014
    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 MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-03-30New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Left elbow inflammation40man
    2013
    2013-08-11New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-08-06New York MetsSPDL-15BinghamtonAAAssigned to Binghamton (AA) for rehab40man
    2013-08-01New York MetsSPDL-15St. LucieA+Assigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab40man
    2013-07-27New York MetsSPDL-15Gulf Coast MetsRkAssigned to GCL Mets (Rk) for rehab40man
    2013-06-21New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Partially torn left rotator cuff40man
    2012
    2012-04-04New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBSigned to 5-year contract for 2012-2016 ($25.5195m) Club options for 2017-2018 at $10m-$11m 0.769--3--5--7--9 [Extension]40man
    2011
    2011-09-30New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2011-08-24New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Intercostal strain of the right side40man
    2011-03-02New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.452m)40man
    2010
    2010-06-05New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2010-05-31New York MetsSPDL-15BuffaloAAAAssigned to Buffalo (AAA) for rehab40man
    2010-05-19New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Mild strain of right hamstring40man
    2010-03-10New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.402m)40man
    2009
    2009-11-12New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2009-08-06New York MetsSPDL-60New York MetsMLBDL-60 Torn right hamstring---
    2009-07-25New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)40man
    2009-03-02New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m) Split contract40man
    2008
    2008-09-01New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by New York Mets in 7th round (209th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016New York Mets$ 9,000,000130785$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2016Pittsburgh Pirates$ 9,000,000130485$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    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$ 2,954,8872012-04-04 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2012-2016 ($25.5195m) Club options for 2017-2018 at $10m-$11m 0.769--3--5--7--9 [Extension]
    2011New York Mets$ 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 ($0.4m) Split contract
    2008New York Mets$ 390,000753500$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-09-01 - Contract purchased from minors

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