1:56 AM EDT, Thu October 23, 2014

Season review: Ruben Tejada

2014 season: 119 games; .237/.342/.310; 5 HR; 34 RBI Evaluation: In what was an important year for Ruben Tejada, the shortstop delivered a disappointing performance, putting his future with the team in limbo. Tejada impressed in 2012 and appeared to …
MetsBlog Oct 9, 2014

The case for keeping Ruben Tejada

Brian P. Mangan, MetsBlog Contributor: I prefer Wilmer Flores be this team’s starting shortstop, which you can read more about, here and here, in posts from earlier this year. That said, I still see value in Ruben Tejada as part of Sandy Alderson’s bench or, at the very least, starting for another team. Tejada is not yet a […]
MetsBlog Oct 3, 2014

The Ruben Tejada Era may soon be coming to an end

Matthew Cerrone, Lead Writer for MetsBlog: Ruben Tejada and Josh Satin are almost certainly in jeopardy of being non-tendered. Tejada is due a raise in what will be his second year of arbitration. I bet he ends up earning $3 million next season, up from $1.1 million. This will be Satin’s first year of eligibility, likely bumping him up […]
MetsBlog Sep 22, 2014

Tejada could end up a back-up player in 2015

Ruben Tejada may be better suited as a back-up middle infielder next year, Terry Collins said this past weekend (Puma, Sept. 22). Tejada went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI as the team’s starting shortstop Sunday in Atlanta. “This could be the perfect guy to be the extra guy on a team, because he does handle the bat, we’ve seen […]
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 22, 2014
Is Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada better suited as backup?

Is Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada better suited as backup?

He has had some success in that job since being displaced by Wilmer Flores.

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