As first reported by TRDMB's crack sniffer of stories TRS86, the Mets have placed underwhelming reliever J.J. "don't call me" Putz on the disabled list and recalled pitcher Fernando Nieve from AAA Buffalo.   Nieve has appeared in 4 games for Buffalo, all starts, and has a 3-0 record with a 3.75 ERA in 24 1/3 innings pitched.   Nieve has allowed 18 hits and 10 walks while recording 23 strikeouts.   The photograph below is from spring training 2009, when Nieve, then a member of the Houston Astros,   pitched against his new teammates the Mets.Nieve squats and thrusts homeward