Nieve goes on DL; Sullivan recalled
WASHINGTON -- The injury-plagued New York Mets placed right-hander Fernando Nieve on the 15-day disabled list with a torn muscle in his right thigh. He is expected to be out at least six weeks.
Outfielder Cory Sullivan was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo to take Nieve's spot.
Nieve injured the thigh trying to beat out a grounder in the second inning against Atlanta on Sunday night. Nieve, who is 3-3 with a 2.95 ERA, is the ninth Mets player on the DL. They have six players on the 15-day ...
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