LHP Jonathon Niese to undergo surgery

FLUSHING, N.Y., August 24, 2016 - The New York Mets announced that LHP Jonathon Niese will undergo arthroscopic surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery tomorrow to repair a meniscus tear in his left knee. Mets Team Physician Dr. Struan Coleman will perform the procedure.

Niese, 29, is 8-7 with a 5.50 ERA in 29 games this year with Pittsburgh and New York.