C.J. Nitkowski

Tim Byrdak Placed On Disabled List

August 3, 2012 // 0 Comments

Lefty reliever Tim Byrdak has been placed on the 15-day DL with a sore left shoulder. In his place, the Mets have activated Frank Francisco from the DL. He has been out since June with an oblique injury. Byrdak, 38, has pitched in 56 games this season, the most in the major leagues. In 30.2 [...]

Morning Mets Links: 7.14.12

July 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

News: Gee has surgery, discharge after weekend- ESPN New York Lenny Dykstra pleads guilty to bankruptcy fraud, money laundering- NJ.com Mets sign lefty Nitkowski- ESPN New York Mets could use Dickey on 3 days rest beginning in Aug.- MetsBlog.com Mets closer Frank Francisco shut down due to oblique [...]

Mets Sign C.J. Nitkowski To Minor League Deal

July 13, 2012 // 0 Comments

C.J. Nitkowski announced via Twitter earlier today that he is signing with the Mets: I haven’t pitched in AA in 17 yrs but you take an opportunity when it presents itself & run with it. This is it, last shot. Thank you @Mets — CJ Nitkowski (@CJNitkowski) July 13, 2012 Nitkowski, 39, is [...]