Paul Ivice of Newsday believes that Kirk Nieuwenhuis has the "inside track" at securing a bench spot on the Mets' Opening Day roster.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis is expected to be discharged from a New York hospital on Tuesday.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis remains hospitalized due to an infection.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis is in the hospital with some sort of infection.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis was scratched from Friday's lineup due to illness.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis drew three walks and homered in his only official at-bat as the Mets edged out the Marlins in a win on Wednesday.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis knocked a pinch-hit double in his return to action Saturday.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis was scratched from Wednesday's lineup due to a stiff neck.
Mets recalled OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Mets optioned OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis tripled and scored a run in Friday's win over the Marlins.
In his return to the big league lineup, Kirk Nieuwenhuis went 3-for-5 with a homer and three RBI in Tuesday's 9-0 win against the Diamondbacks.