Rick Ankiel

Mets Promote Kirk Nieuwenhuis, DFA Slumping Ankiel

June 9, 2013 // 0 Comments

Well, it was a nice run. OK, not really. The Mets finally ended the Rick Ankiel experiment today, demoting him after a dreadful two weeks. Ankiel has been struggling at the plate the entire season, but has recently began striking out at a ridiculous rate, striking out three times in four at-bats [...]