Sources: Niese deal done pending physical

April, 4, 2012
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Jon Niese, who is under the team’s control for another four seasons, has agreed to a five-year, $25.5 million deal with two team options that can raise the value to $46 million, two sources told ESPNNewYork.com.

The 2017 option is worth $10 million, while the '18 option is for $10.5 million.

The completion of the contract is pending a physical.

The deal was patterned off of left-hander Derek Holland’s new deal with the Texas Rangers.

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Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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