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Jon Niese
Birthdate: 10/27/1986 (28 y, 7 m, 2 d)     Bats/Throws: L/L     Height/Weight: 6-3/220     Position: P
Drafted: 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 7, Pick: 9, Overall: 209, Team: New York Mets
Contract: $25.5M / 5 Years (2012 - 2016) + 2 Option Years
RotoWire News: Niese surrender eight runs on 11 hits in Tuesday's loss to St. Louis. (5/19/2015)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2006Mets (A)11902525123.29.614.510.51.33668.6 %  3.933.59  
2006Mets (A+)010115.09.005.400.00.21450.0 %  1.803.00  
2007Mets (A+)11702727134.17.372.080.60.34062.9 %  4.293.41  
2008Mets (AA)6702222124.18.113.190.36.31670.7 %  3.043.08  
2008Mets (AAA)5107739.27.263.180.91.26178.8 %  3.404.41  
2008Mets1103314.07.075.141.29.37567.5 %43.8 %12.5 %7.075.134.780.0
2009Mets (AAA)560161694.17.822.480.67.31367.7 %  3.823.33  
2009Mets1105525.26.313.160.35.31769.4 %48.1 %3.7 %4.213.254.130.6
2010Mets (AAA)000116.04.500.001.50.33390.9 %  3.004.43  
2010Mets91003030173.27.673.211.04.32470.6 %47.7 %11.8 %4.204.103.801.7
2011Mets111102726157.17.892.520.80.33367.0 %51.5 %10.4 %4.403.363.282.6
2012Mets13903030190.17.332.321.04.27276.5 %48.3 %12.6 %3.403.803.642.6
2013Mets (R)000112.04.500.000.00.333-33.3 %  4.502.46  
2013Mets (A+)000114.09.002.250.00.250100.0 %  0.001.99  
2013Mets (AA)100115.010.805.400.00.36471.4 %  3.602.72  
2013Mets8802424143.06.613.020.63.32672.5 %51.5 %8.2 %3.713.583.842.0
2014Mets91103030187.26.622.160.82.30474.6 %47.7 %9.8 %3.403.673.632.3
2015Depth Charts91102929178.06.722.440.89.30771.1 %  3.913.83 1.8
2015Steamer91102929177.06.512.470.94.29670.2 %  4.053.96 1.5
2015Fans (19)11902727167.06.792.320.86.30974.5 %  3.593.71 1.3
2015ZiPS910 2828171.76.922.410.84.30772.1 %  3.773.70 2.0
2015Mets3509953.05.772.891.02.32369.6 %53.8 %13.3 %4.084.454.160.2
2015ZiPS (R)68 2020122.06.692.490.87.31170.6 %  3.983.83 1.4
2015Steamer (R)6701919117.06.332.520.94.29570.3 %  4.064.02 1.0
2015Depth Charts (R)6801919118.06.512.500.90.30870.4 %  4.023.92 1.2
Total- - -55560158157944.27.122.690.88.31371.8 %49.4 %10.7 %3.883.763.7012.1

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2006Mets (A)1193.932525110  123.2549121675476219151132
2006Mets (A+)011.8011000  5.0223310300005
2007Mets (A+)1174.292727210  134.157515178649310770110
2008Mets (AA)673.042222210  124.152111853425440270112
2008Mets (AAA)513.4077000  39.2167341515414021032
2008Mets117.07330000014.06920111128000011
2009Mets (AAA)563.821616220  94.1400954740726044082
2009Mets114.21550000025.211027121219001018
2010Mets (AAA)003.0011000  6.0258221000003
2010Mets9104.20303021000173.2770192978120623950148
2011Mets11114.40272600000157.1694178887714444530138
2012Mets1393.40303000000190.1788174777222492460155
2013Mets (R)004.5011000  2.0103410000001
2013Mets (A+)000.0011000  4.0132000100004
2013Mets (AA)103.6011000  5.0204220300106
2013Mets883.71242411000143.0621158685910481450105
2014Mets9113.40303000000187.2786193807117450730138
2015Depth Charts9113.912929  00 178.0 18184771848 5  133
2015Steamer9114.052929  00 177.075518287801848 6  128
2015Fans (19)1193.592727  0  167.0 17072671643 4  126
2015ZiPS9103.772828     171.7 172777216461540132
2015Mets354.08990000053.0246663224617130034
2015ZiPS (R)683.982020     122.0 12659541234 4  91
2015Steamer (R)674.061919  0  117.050112158531233 4  82
2015Depth Charts (R)684.021919  00 118.0 12257531233 4  85
Total- - -55563.8815815732000944.240841008465407922821132230747

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2006Mets (A)9.614.512.130.5124.0 %11.3 %12.8 %.2531.48.33668.6 %  3.59
2006Mets (A+)9.005.401.670.0022.7 %13.6 %9.1 %.1581.20.21450.0 %  3.00
2007Mets (A+)7.372.083.550.6019.1 %5.4 %13.7 %.2811.35.34062.9 %  3.41
2008Mets (AA)8.113.192.550.3621.5 %8.5 %13.1 %.2481.30.31670.7 %  3.08
2008Mets (AAA)7.263.182.290.9119.2 %8.4 %10.8 %.2251.21.26178.8 %  4.41
2008Mets7.075.141.381.2915.9 %11.6 %4.3 %.3282.00.37567.5 %1691215.13
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Mets (AAA)7.822.483.150.6720.5 %6.5 %14.0 %.2571.28.31367.7 %  3.33
2009Mets6.313.162.000.3516.4 %8.2 %8.2 %.2671.40.31769.4 %104783.25
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Mets (AAA)4.500.003.001.5012.0 %0.0 %12.0 %.3201.33.33390.9 %  4.43
2010Mets7.673.212.391.0419.2 %8.1 %11.2 %.2751.46.32470.6 %1081044.10
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Mets7.892.523.140.8019.9 %6.3 %13.5 %.2761.41.33367.0 %119893.36
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2012Mets7.332.323.161.0419.7 %6.2 %13.5 %.2371.17.27276.5 %91973.80
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Mets (R)4.500.001.000.0010.0 %0.0 %10.0 %.3001.50.333-33.3 %  2.46
2013Mets (A+)9.002.254.000.0030.8 %7.7 %23.1 %.1670.75.250100.0 %  1.99
2013Mets (AA)10.805.402.000.0030.0 %15.0 %15.0 %.2351.40.36471.4 %  2.72
2013Mets6.613.022.190.6316.9 %7.7 %9.2 %.2781.44.32672.5 %105953.58
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Mets6.622.163.070.8217.6 %5.7 %11.8 %.2631.27.30474.6 %98993.67
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Depth Charts6.722.442.750.89   .2651.29.30771.1 %  3.83
2015Steamer6.512.472.640.9416.9 %6.4 %10.5 %.2601.31.29670.2 %  3.96
2015Fans (19)6.792.322.930.86   .2651.28.30974.5 %  3.71
2015ZiPS6.922.412.870.84   .2621.27.30772.1 %  3.70
2015Mets5.772.892.001.0213.8 %6.9 %6.9 %.2921.57.32369.6 %1121164.45
2015Average7.642.942.600.9620.1 %7.7 %12.4 %.2481.28.29372.6 %  3.97
2015ZiPS (R)6.692.492.690.87   .2681.31.31170.6 %  3.83
2015Steamer (R)6.332.522.510.94   .2621.32.29570.3 %  4.02
2015Depth Charts (R)6.512.502.600.90   .2691.31.30870.4 %  3.92
Total- - -7.122.692.650.8818.3 %6.9 %11.4 %.2671.37.31371.8 %105983.76

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2008Mets1.3122.9 %43.8 %33.3 %6.3 %12.5 %0.0 %0.0 %48.0 %32.0 %20.0 %20.0 %50.0 %30.0 %4.941114.78
2009Mets1.4418.5 %48.1 %33.3 %7.4 %3.7 %5.1 %0.0 %31.3 %39.8 %28.9 %12.0 %56.6 %31.3 %4.35974.13
2010Mets1.5020.6 %47.7 %31.8 %9.4 %11.8 %9.4 %31.3 %42.1 %34.3 %23.6 %18.3 %45.6 %36.1 %3.87953.80
2011Mets1.8420.6 %51.5 %27.9 %10.4 %10.4 %9.3 %7.4 %34.3 %38.5 %27.2 %26.6 %51.5 %21.9 %3.42853.28
2012Mets1.5721.0 %48.3 %30.7 %10.3 %12.6 %6.6 %15.4 %40.7 %36.2 %23.1 %18.4 %50.5 %31.0 %3.78933.64
2013Mets1.9121.5 %51.5 %27.0 %8.2 %8.2 %7.7 %8.3 %38.4 %37.9 %23.7 %15.5 %53.7 %30.8 %4.011023.84
2014Mets1.6022.5 %47.7 %29.8 %7.5 %9.8 %8.3 %20.0 %36.7 %38.8 %24.5 %14.8 %54.5 %30.7 %3.78983.63
2015Mets2.2021.7 %53.8 %24.5 %4.4 %13.3 %13.1 %0.0 %41.7 %30.7 %27.6 %18.8 %48.4 %32.8 %4.241094.16
Total- - -1.6821.2 %49.4 %29.4 %8.8 %10.7 %8.4 %13.7 %38.7 %36.7 %24.6 %18.5 %51.1 %30.4 %3.83963.70

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2008Mets211611102012107160267
2009Mets392715222020134268402
2010Mets2551701101624165100106318842947
2011Mets2471349914232729484116522493
2012Mets2741741191818132107102420053029
2013Mets2331229710181217583715062343
2014Mets27717313113231537996918232792
2015Mets9945402138029305550855
Total- - -14458616227612195135165280984815128

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2008Mets-0.58-1.550.97-4.00-0.420.980.780.871.043-0.36-0.2200
2009Mets-0.18-2.161.990.610.071.070.930.861.165-0.03-0.1400
2010Mets-1.03-13.9912.96-15.21-1.600.990.880.880.8628-1.330.2900
2011Mets-1.06-12.4611.39-12.96-1.500.990.850.850.9427-0.60-0.4700
2012Mets1.07-11.6212.698.531.040.890.840.880.86301.100.0900
2013Mets-0.06-10.7310.67-4.75-0.491.040.880.861.2323-0.790.7300
2014Mets-0.14-13.3413.20-3.52-0.370.970.910.881.1630-0.670.5200
2015Mets-0.91-5.034.12-9.96-1.141.111.110.871.089-1.500.6800
Total- - --2.89-70.8867.99-41.26-4.400.980.920.871.01155-4.171.2400

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2008Mets63.3% (89.4)0.4% (85.0)2.2% (88.0)24.7% (73.8)9.4% (81.3)   
2009Mets61.8% (89.6) 15.7% (87.4)16.5% (73.2)6.0% (81.7)  0.2%
2010Mets55.9% (89.7) 25.6% (85.6)14.6% (74.4)3.9% (81.1)  2.4%
2011Mets54.9% (90.6) 17.2% (87.2)22.9% (74.4)5.1% (84.5)  0.6%
2012Mets49.0% (90.4) 27.8% (87.5)19.4% (74.4)3.8% (83.6)  0.3%
2013Mets48.6% (90.2) 25.2% (88.1)17.5% (75.5)8.8% (83.6)  0.2%
2014Mets49.6% (88.5) 24.2% (87.4)16.9% (73.7)9.2% (81.8)   
2015Mets48.8% (88.5)6.0% (80.2)15.9% (87.5)16.5% (73.9)12.9% (81.8)  0.5%
Total- - -51.9% (89.8)0.3% (80.3)23.1% (87.2)18.2% (74.4)6.5% (82.7)  0.7%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Mets66.3 %     0.8 %24.7 %  8.2 %   
2009Mets61.4 %6.0 %0.5 %   11.2 %16.5 %  4.5 %   
2010Mets43.8 %11.1 %25.7 %   0.7 %14.5 %  3.8 %   
2011Mets40.2 %17.0 %17.0 %    22.7 %  2.4 %   
2012Mets36.7 %12.5 %27.2 %    19.4 %  4.0 %   
2013Mets36.5 %18.8 %18.2 %    17.5 %  8.9 %   
2014Mets25.5 %28.9 %16.8 %    17.0 %  11.9 %   
2015Mets22.0 %29.2 %12.0 %    21.3 %  14.6 %   
Total- - -36.9 %17.5 %19.9 %   0.4 %18.4 %  6.6 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Mets89.2     82.073.2  81.5  
2009Mets89.586.989.1   87.073.1  82.2  
2010Mets89.688.985.9   84.174.3  81.1  
2011Mets90.589.787.2    74.4  83.6  
2012Mets90.589.887.5    74.4  83.6  
2013Mets90.189.887.7    75.4  83.6  
2014Mets88.888.386.9    73.6  82.6  
2015Mets88.888.586.8    75.2  82.2  
Total- - -89.989.187.0   86.074.4  82.7  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2008Mets-3.40.0-0.60.7-1.1  -2.00-4.79-10.350.99-4.38  
2009Mets-0.9 1.30.6-0.6  -0.38 2.080.97-2.41  
2010Mets-12.1 2.3-3.1-3.4  -0.75 0.32-0.73-2.99  
2011Mets-5.1 -7.53.2-0.2  -0.38 -1.760.57-0.15  
2012Mets1.1 10.86.3-2.0  0.07 1.291.07-1.74  
2013Mets7.7 1.7-9.4-5.2  0.68 0.28-2.29-2.54  
2014Mets5.9 -7.2-2.4-0.3  0.43 -1.06-0.51-0.10  
2015Mets-3.61.2-4.8-2.4-2.9  -0.862.37-3.57-1.69-2.62  
Total- - --10.41.2-4.0-6.5-15.6  -0.132.23-0.12-0.24-1.60  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Mets-4.1     -0.50.6  -0.5  
2009Mets0.60.5-0.1   -0.60.6  -0.4  
2010Mets-4.3-9.64.4   1.8-2.2  -3.0  
2011Mets0.6-2.6-6.9    3.2  -0.8  
2012Mets4.5-0.610.6    6.4  -3.4  
2013Mets6.01.60.8    -8.2  -4.1  
2014Mets7.5-5.0-2.5    -2.2  0.8  
2015Mets-1.2-1.5-3.9    -1.3  -2.4  
Total- - -9.5-17.22.5   0.7-3.1  -13.9  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Mets-2.31     -23.450.91  -2.39  
2009Mets0.232.17-2.84   -1.400.97  -2.12  
2010Mets-0.34-2.950.59   9.65-0.52  -2.72  
2011Mets0.06-0.61-1.63    0.56  -1.41  
2012Mets0.40-0.161.29    1.10  -2.82  
2013Mets0.710.370.19    -2.02  -1.99  
2014Mets1.06-0.62-0.53    -0.47  0.25  
2015Mets-0.66-0.61-3.89    -0.72  -1.98  
Total- - -0.17-0.650.08   1.11-0.11  -1.40  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2008Mets20.9 %61.4 %41.0 %71.4 %93.8 %88.1 %49.6 %60.9 %4.9 %
2008Average25.4 %65.4 %45.9 %61.7 %87.9 %80.8 %51.1 %58.6 %8.7 %
2009Mets28.5 %67.4 %49.4 %62.3 %91.0 %83.3 %53.6 %63.6 %8.2 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Mets27.9 %62.9 %45.8 %65.0 %88.3 %81.3 %51.1 %59.9 %8.4 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011Mets33.9 %59.4 %46.4 %71.1 %88.5 %82.0 %48.9 %59.1 %8.3 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012Mets33.4 %62.8 %47.3 %75.2 %87.9 %83.2 %47.5 %62.7 %7.9 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Mets31.5 %63.0 %46.9 %69.6 %90.8 %83.5 %48.9 %61.5 %7.6 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.4 %
2014Mets27.9 %64.2 %45.7 %70.1 %90.4 %84.1 %49.1 %63.1 %7.2 %
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Mets30.6 %66.5 %48.0 %77.9 %93.3 %88.2 %48.5 %60.2 %5.5 %
2015Average30.5 %66.1 %46.9 %65.3 %86.8 %79.3 %46.1 %60.9 %9.6 %
Total- - -30.6 %62.9 %46.5 %70.8 %89.5 %83.2 %49.2 %61.3 %7.7 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Mets22.2 %57.5 %40.8 %71.4 %93.8 %88.1 %52.8 %18.2
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Mets30.1 %64.0 %49.4 %71.2 %89.0 %84.3 %56.9 %18.2
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Mets26.9 %59.9 %45.0 %63.7 %87.7 %81.2 %54.9 %18.3
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Mets30.8 %58.4 %46.0 %68.4 %87.5 %81.7 %55.1 %18.5
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Mets31.9 %60.4 %46.9 %72.8 %88.2 %83.3 %52.6 %18.2
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Mets29.4 %62.8 %46.4 %67.1 %90.6 %83.3 %50.9 %19.2
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Mets28.2 %61.0 %45.4 %67.3 %90.9 %84.0 %52.5 %19.2
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Mets30.5 %62.8 %46.7 %75.6 %93.5 %87.7 %50.1 %18.7
2015Average30.1 %63.8 %46.4 %63.2 %87.2 %79.1 %48.2 %21.9
Total- - -29.4 %60.6 %46.0 %68.7 %89.3 %83.1 %53.2 %18.6

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2008MetsP3314.0130000000 0   1.000 
2009MetsP5525.2130000000 1   1.000 
2010MetsP3030173.27261010000 0   .971 
2011MetsP2726157.14360001100 7   1.000 
2012MetsP3030190.15262111200 8   .939 
2013MetsP2424143.05262021100 2   .939 
2014MetsP3030187.22334132200 9   .897 
2015MetsP9953.01110001100 2   1.000 
Total- - -P158157944.2261649276700 29   .955 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2008MetsP14.00  000              
2009MetsP25.21  0-10              
2010MetsP173.22  -122              
2011MetsP157.10  023              
2012MetsP190.11  023              
2013MetsP143.01  -1-2-1              
2014MetsP187.21  023              
2015MetsP53.00  022              
Total- - -P944.26  -2712              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012MetsP190.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)66.7%     (3)0.0%      (0)96.2%    (26)
2013MetsP143.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%     (2)100.0%      (3)92.0%    (25)
2014MetsP187.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (5)0.0%      (2)0.0%     (1)83.3%      (6)92.9%    (28)
2015MetsP53.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (10)
Total- - -P944.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (7)0.0%      (5)42.9%     (7)88.9%      (9)94.4%    (89)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2008Mets-0.2-0.30.0-0.20.30.0$0.2 
2009Mets0.3-0.2-0.1-0.25.50.6$3.7 
2010Mets0.4-1.30.0-1.316.61.7$10.3 
2011Mets0.0-1.7-0.9-2.624.12.6$20.0 
2012Mets3.31.1-0.40.624.52.6$17.1 
2013Mets0.8-1.30.1-1.218.32.0$14.9 
2014Mets2.0-0.50.2-0.320.62.3$17.2 
2015Mets-0.4-0.4-0.2-0.61.90.2$1.6 
Total- - -6.3-4.6-1.2-5.8111.812.1$85.1 

  • $25.5m / 5 Years (2012 - 2016) + 2 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by New York Mets on 4/4/2012 (Extension)
    • 2012: $1M, 2013: $3M, 2014: $5M, 2015: $7M, 2016: $9M
    • 2017 Team Option: $10M ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2018 Team Option: $10.5M ($0.5M buyout)
    • Agent / Agency: Tom O'Connell of O'Connell Sports Management
    • Originally Reported By: Adam Rubin
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
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  • 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 7, Pick: 9, Overall: 209
    • Team: New York Mets
    • School: Defiance Sr HS, OH