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#3: Kirk Nieuwenhuis Scouting Report

Nieuwenhuis will be on the verge of NY in 2011

If there is one position of depth in the Mets system, it is in the outfield. Leading that pack is Kirk Nieuwenhuis. The outfielder enters his fourth year in the organization, but now stands as the highest rated outfield prospect. That standing combined with a strong start should open the door for Nieuwenhuis to get to New York sometime this season. Check out his scouting report to learn more.

Vital Statistics Name: Kirk Nieuwenhuis DOB: August 7, 1987 Height: 6'3" Weight: 210 Bats: Left Throws: Right Status: 3rd Round (2008) – Azusa Pacific Coming off an electric 2009 season, scouts, fans and other observers all wanted to see if Kirk Nieuwenhuis could keep up the pace he set for himself. It was in 2009 that Nieuwenhuis was one of the most productive hitters in the entire Florida... Recommended Stories