Mets re-signed C Michael Nickeas to a minor league contract.
Mike Nickeas has elected to become a free agent.
Mets sent C Mike Nickeas outright to Triple-A Buffalo.
Mets recalled C Mike Nickeas from Triple-A Buffalo.
Mets optioned C Mike Nickeas to Triple-A Buffalo.
Mike Nickeas (flu) is available for Wednesday's game against the Astros.
Mike Nickeas is unavailable Tuesday due to the flu.
Mets manager Terry Collins confirmed Thursday that Mike Nickeas will be the Mets' backup catcher.
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Mike Nickeas will "very likely" be New York's backup catcher in 2012.
Mike Nickeas is expected to replace the injured Scott Hairston (rib cage) on the active roster.
The Mets are expected to call up Mike Nickeas to replace Carlos Beltran on the roster.