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MetsBlog Apr 16, 2014

Ruben Tejada is still the starting shortstop

Ruben Tejada is hitting .195 with a .267 OBP and three RBI in 45 plate appearances this season. He ranks last in WAR among qualifying shortstops in the National League. Omar Quintanilla started at shortstop on Tuesday. In his 12 plate appearance, Quintanilla had four hits, including a double, with two RBI and a run […]

Collins: Ruben hasn't lost shortstop job

PHOENIX -- Omar Quintanilla is starting at shortstop for the second time in the past four games Tuesday night, after getting no starts during the season's opening 10 games. Still, Terry Collins insisted Tejada is not losing the shortstop job. Omar Quintanilla #0 SSNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM4 HR0 RBI2 R0 OBP.375 AVG.375 Collins said the decision to use Quintanilla on Tuesday merely was in response to right-hander Bronson Arroyo's success against righty batters (.
Newsday Mar 30, 2014

Mets add Omar Quintanilla to roster

The Mets' Opening Day lineup won't be unveiled until Monday, but the team officially completed its 25-man roster Sunday for the season opener against the Washington Nationals.
MetsBlog Mar 29, 2014

Mejia named fifth starter; Brown, Quintanilla, Germen make team

Jenrry Mejia has been named the Mets fifth starter, after Daisuke Matsuzaka was optioned to the minors on Saturday afternoon, Sandy Alderson confirmed. Mejia, who suffered a right arm contusion on Friday night, will see doctors in New York on Monday. Gonzalez Germen, Andrew Brown and Omar Quintanilla were also confirmed for the team’s Opening […]

Quintanilla beats out Seratelli

MONTREAL — The Mets are inching closer to putting together their 25-man roster as Omar Quintanilla has been chosen as the backup infielder, according to Mets manager Terry Collins. Quintanilla beat out Anthony Seratelli, who was hoping to make the …

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