Ruben Tejada

New York Mets #11 - Short Stop

  • Born: 10/27/89
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 160
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
2014 Mets 92 277 26 64 9 0 2 23 47 63 1 1 .231 .355 .285

Flores should be starting at shortstop every day

Wilmer Flores is a much better middle-infield option than Ruben Tejada and the Mets just have to give him a chance to prove it.

Mets recall Flores, option Nieunwehuis

The Mets have called up the hot-hitting infielder a day after Ruben Tejada was hit in the head by a pitch.

Tejada hit in head with fastball

The Mets shortstop was drilled in the head with a Taijuan Walker pitch and may have a concussion.

It's again time to #FreeWilmer

The Ruben Tejada Experiment is over, it is time to #FreeWilmer: Part I

Baez could be better fit than Castro for Mets

With the Cubs' new glut of young shortstops, they may attempt to move one as the trade deadline approaches. Look for the Mets to target the 21-year-old Baez as their shortstop of the future.

Mets Morning News for July 9, 2014

Your Wednesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links.

Mets 4, Braves 3—Ruben Tejada walks off Braves!

The Mets kept their slim hopes at a meaningful 2014 season alive with a wild win over the Braves.

Wilmer Flores embodies the 2014 Mets

The development of Wilmer Flores closely mimics the overall development of the 2014 Mets team.

Mets should play Flores more, Tejada less

While Ruben Tejada has been passable as a major league shortstop in recent weeks, he shouldn't be taking playing time away from Wilmer Flores.

Giants 5, Mets 4—Sigh

The Mets' terrible week didn't get any better last night.

Mets 5, Phillies 4 — 14 more innings and a win

The Mets and Phillies played their second 14-inning game in a row. Thankfully, the Mets won this time.

Red Sox sign Stephen Drew

The Red Sox signed Stephen Drew today, ending debate over whether the Mets should sign him after the draft

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