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Q&A with Mets 3rd Round Pick Kirk Nieuwenhuis

Nieuwenhuis was the 100th player off the board

We sat down with Mets' 3rd round pick, outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis for a Draft Day Q&A session. Find out his thoughts on being draft, what he feels are the strongest parts of his game, and more. Tell us what's going through your mind right now after being selected by a team like the New York Mets. Kirk Nieuwenhuis: It's an honor. I just didn't have any idea of who I was going to be picked by here, or if it would be on the first day. It feels great. It's a good team on the big league level now. I'm just ready to take it to a whole ‘nother level now. Inside... Recommended Stories