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Nieuwenhuis Ends Season On a Positive Note

BUFFALO, NY - Kirk Nieuwenhuis' status as one of the organization's highest rated prospects gained more notoriety when he was promoted to Triple-A Buffalo in August. The third-year outfielder had mixed results at the highest level yet of his career, but his 2010 ended on a positive note which he hopes will help him into the offseason.

It's been a surprising season for Bisons center fielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis this season. Spending most of the season in Binghamton, Nieuwenhuis put up some impressive numbers for the B-Mets while he was there. He hit .289 in 94 games with 16 home runs and 60 RBI. When he was called up, the Bisons were hoping his success at the Double-A level would translate to Triple-A and help the Herd in... Recommended Stories