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Kirk Nieuwenhuis

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Mets | Juan Lagares remains sidelined

Wed, 13 May 2015 13:50:25 -0700

New York Mets OF Juan Lagares (arm) is out of the starting lineup again Wednesday, May 13. OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis is starting in center field again and hitting seventh in the batting order against Chicago Cubs SP Jason Hammel.

Fantasy Tip: Nieuwenhuis ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) was hitless again last night with two strikeouts, and he's hitting a brutal .100 (3-for-30) with just two extra-base hits and two RBI to begin the year. Stay away from him.

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Mets | Juan Lagares not in lineup Tuesday

Tue, 12 May 2015 13:39:54 -0700

New York Mets OF Juan Lagares is out of the starting lineup Tuesday, May 12. OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis is hitting in his place and is batting sixth.

Fantasy Tip: This appears to be a normal night off for Lagares ($2,500, 5.0% of cap). As for Nieuwenhuis ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) is only hitting .200 in the past week in part-time duty so he has minimal fantasy value.

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Mets | Kirk Nieuwenhuis starting in LF

Sun, 10 May 2015 07:41:50 -0700

New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis will be the starting left fielder against the Philadelphia Phillies Sunday, May 10.

Fantasy Tip: Nieuwenhuis ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) has not been very productive at the plate this season, going 2-for-23 with one RBI. Owners on FantasyScore should be able to find better options to use in their lineups.

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Mets | Michael Cuddyer not in lineup Tuesday

Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:37:38 -0700

New York Mets OF Michael Cuddyer is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, April 28. OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis is starting in left field and hitting seventh in the batting order against Miami Marlins SP David Phelps. 3B Eric Campbell is hitting cleanup as a result.

Fantasy Tip: Nieuwenhuis ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) has just one hit in 15 at-bats this year, making him an afterthought at FantasyScore.

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Mets | Kirk Nieuwenhuis starting in LF

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 07:52:23 -0700

New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis is in the starting lineup Sunday, April 19, and will play left field.

Fantasy Tip: Nieuwenhuis ($1,600, 3.2% of cap) has not seen many at-bats early this season and is still looking for his first hit. Owners on FantasyScore should be able to find better options to use in their lineup.

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Mets | Kirk Nieuwenhuis fills in

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:24:39 -0700

New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis came on for the injured OF Michael Cuddyer (hand) midway through the game Tuesday, April 14, against the Philadelphia Phillies.

Fantasy Tip: Cuddyer was diagnosed with a bruised left hand, so itís uncertain if he will miss time. If he does sit, Nieuwenhuis could be a nice sleeper in FantasyScore at just $1,600 (or 3.2% of cap) if he can draw a start.

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Mets | Kirk Nieuwenhuis to leave hospital soon

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:33:43 -0700

New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis (illness) is said to be feeling better and is expected to be released from the hospital Tuesday, Sept. 30. It is believed the infection was related to kidney stones.

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Mets | Kirk Nieuwenhuis doing better

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:49:25 -0700

New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis (kidney) is expected to be released from the hospital Tuesday, Sept. 30, after being hospitalized due to an infection related to kidney stones. He is feeling much better. Nieuwenhuis hit .259 with three home runs and 16 RBIs in 116 at-bats this year, and he's expected to be a factor off the bench in 2015.

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Mets | Kirk Nieuwenhuis still in hospital

Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:30:55 -0700

New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis (illness) remained in the hospital Sunday, Sept. 28, because of an infection and is scheduled to undergo more tests, according to manager Terry Collins.

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Mets | Kirk Nieuwenhuis hospitalized

Sun, 28 Sep 2014 10:57:33 -0700

New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis (illness) is expected to be released from a local hospital Sunday, Sept. 28. According to manager Terry Collins, Nieuwenhuis had an infection and the team was awaiting lab results.

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