Mets talking Niese.

It isn’t as if the Mets want to trade Jon Niese, but he’s one of the few valuable chips they have to deal. Left-handed starters are always a premium and the Mets are hoping to bring back a starter, catcher and infielder. Niese ended the season on the disabled list, so his health is a concern making it doubtful they’ll get that much.

And, if they don’t, what’s the point considering pitching is their biggest need.

Reportedly, the Yankees, Boston, Toronto, San Diego and Colorado inquired. If this is the fire sale it seems to be, I don’t see them dealing with the Yankees unless they overpay.

3 thoughts on “Mets talking Niese.

  1. Unless they get back a ton I don’t see them trading him. He is home grown. A good pitcher and cheap. What is not to like?

    If they do trade him and the get garbage we should set fire to the taxpayer financed field in flushing.

  2. Before that we petition selig’s resignation and the sale of keys to einhorn. Or anyone that has the finances …