Mike Nickeas is a catcher for the Mets. He joined the team in 2010.
Nickeas began his major league career by appearing in five games with the Mets in ’10. On September 29 he got two singles for his first hits in an 8-7 Mets loss to the Brewers in a doubleheader opener at Citi Field.
In 2011, Nickeas had 10 hits for 14 total bases in 21 games played. He hit a two-run double for his first major league RBIs in the Mets’ 9-4 defeat to the Rockies in the second game of a doubleheader at Citi Field on April 14. Mike hit his first home run as a major leaguer in a 9-1 Mets win over the Astros on April 21 at Citi Field. He also had an RBI single and a run scored in the Mets’ 6-3 victory at Washington on September 4.
Nickeas began the 2012 season on the Mets’ roster. He drove in a pair of runs with a single in a 4-3 Mets victory over the Diamondbacks on May 5 at Citi Field. At Philadelphia on May 7, Mike doubled and scored a run in the Mets’ 5-2 win over the Phillies. He also hit a grand slam in a 9-0 Mets triumph over the Padres on May 26 at Citi Field.