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Name  Fernando Nieve
Born  7/15/1982
Height  6-0
Weight  215
Position  RP
Bats  R
Throws  R
3/16/2010 8:34:00 AM
Description: Nieve allowed two runs on five hits over three innings against St. Louis on Monday. He walked one and struck out none.
Insight: Nieve is hoping to win the fifth starter spot on the Mets. (
3/6/2010 1:15:00 PM
Description: Nieve had a strong outing on Friday, allowng only one run on three hits over three innings against the Cardinals on Friday.
Insight: Nieve continues to pitch well and make his case to be in the mix for the Mets' fifth starter spot. (
2/19/2010 8:52:00 AM
Description: The NY Post reports that Nieve is the favorite to win the fifth spot in the Mets' rotation this season.
Insight: Nieve is competing against Jon Niese, Pat Misch, Nelson Figueroa and Josh Fogg for that spot. Nieve is out of options so that could certainly be a factor in the battle. (
1/27/2010 8:52:00 AM
Description: According to Newsday, GM Omar Minaya has said that Fernando Nieve is fifth on the starting rotation depth chart.
Insight: Nieve was 3-3 with a 2.95 ERA in eight starts with the Mets last season. (
Cold7/11/2009 4:13:00 AM
Description: Nieve allowed three runs on eight hits over six innings against the Reds on Friday. He walked two and struck out six.
Insight: Nieve has come back to earth as he is now 3-3 on the season after starting 3-0. He is very well in danger of losing his spot in the Mets' starting rotation. (
6/30/2009 8:16:00 AM
Description: Nieve allowed three runs on eleven hits over 3.1 innings in the Mets' loss to the Brewers on Monday. He walked one and struck out one.
Insight: Nieve lost for the first time this season and is now 3-1 with a 2.25 ERA. (
Hot6/25/2009 12:15:00 AM
Description: Nieve pitched six shutout innings, allowing only three hits in the Mets' win over the Cardinals on Wednesday. He walked four and struck out five.
Insight: Nieve has won three starts in a row for the Mets and is now 3-0 with a 1.31 ERA. (